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Saturday, October 1, 2022 | Michaela Achatzi / Franz Gmachl | Europe / Italy

The  motorcycle are ready 

Guided City tour through the hotspots of Rome makes fun and let you get a sense for this unique metropole. Makes you eager to come back... don't forget to throw coins into the Trevi fountain!

Welcome to Rom

Michaela and Franz welcome John, David, Janice, Carola, Mike, James, Yu,,Douglas, Jonathan and Gary to Rome.

we want to drive our motorcycles on the most beautiful roads in Italy for the next 10 days.

getting started....
with the audience
our bikes
handover completed....
welcome dinner at Arturo's.

Riding Day 1 Rom to Assisi

Today we start, our first day of driving.  Through beautiful Umbria.  We are leaving Rome

Lunch stop in Montefalco


Riding Day 2 Assisi to San Marino

We start our 2nd day in fine conditions and we are ecpecting great views over the trasimeno lake and a lot of cuves bringing us to San Marino. It will be a long ridingday with two charming small cities along.......stay tuned!  Uhh wow, in the morning perfect conditions, bit after lunch havy rain till san marino, excellent dinner and wine make us happy again......

preparing the day
first view over lake trasimeno
Cortona - Under the tuscan sun.
line up.
Tagliatelle al tartufo ....... yesss
Urbino , home of Raphael and Rossi

Riding Day 3. San Marino - Florence

Good Morning Assisi

at Valentino Rossi 46 in Tavullia


but where is Janice




Douglas and Yu 

Carol and Mike

Coffee stop on Passo del Muraglione
Villa Agape, our hotel in Florence for the next 2 days

Restday in Florence

Well,   restday:  maybe an hour more to sleep but then what to do???  MC ride to Pisa, Mugello,... or city-tour. weather forecast can help.  maybe?  We will see......

Riding Day 4 Florence to Volterra

Best breakfast ever 

In a very old room, the briefing of the day 

Jim and another Rider(Ritter)((knight))
Approaching to San Gimignano
The weather today changes within a minute
Michaelas Picknick made us charging for the afternoon adventures

Picnic time 

Gary and Franz can't get enough

The sea is still rough
We did it! Reaching to the Thyrennian sea

Riding Day 5. Volterra to Siena

The Chianti Day:  Radda, Greve, Salame, Vino, Castello...........roads through the rolling hills of this charming vineregion and the final is in Siena to see the piazzia del campo the place of the famous palio horserace.

Overlooking view from Gradda in Chianti
Wine -Tasting ….no Alkohol so we had a Glas of rt
The Dome of Siena, a masterpiece of marble art
Our group in front of the famous campo
We are Not alone

Riding Day 7 Pienza to Roma

Doug and Yu
Mike and Coral
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