Category Archives: biker lifestyle

Bike of Retirement

My Sunday was spent like this: The stop in Erfurt was at a Harley-Davidson dealer. Season opener and the german branch of H.-D. was present with a truck full of  test drive bikes. Not many interested and those who were … Continue reading

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Another Triangle

Like last year, I’m combining a trip up north to my parents and to get my bike serviced with a ride to Düsseldorf to participate in an ophthalmologist’s congress into a big triangle ride across Germany. If it’s alright with … Continue reading

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Spanish Season Finisher

I’ve just come back from a fall motorcycle tour to the Pyrenees mountains and to the Circuit de Catalunya Grand Prix racetrack in Spain and I’d like to give a photo album – like kind of travel report.

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Flawed Ambassador

Reader beware. This is kind of a whiny post, so, if you don’t like that, there’s a back button in your browser. 😉 This weekend, I’m visiting my parents in Schleswig-Holstein again. Going there on the motorbike, of course. But … Continue reading

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Excuse My French

We’re on tour! My daughter and me are two days into our motorcycle trip to the French Alps. Here are some photos and experiences:

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Ah-ha…

Two realizations from recent rides on the Panigale: I can go 200 kph on the Autobahn,

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This Is Why I’m Not In A MC

Careful, dear reader, here comes kind of a rant. It is about

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