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Old 21-07-2019, 06:38 PM   #11
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Default Re: Slow Road through Wales to the Isle of Man

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I booked a Ducati Multistrada 1260S from a rental firm in Woking, London.
Playing that "sensible" card again?

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where we breathed-in along the main road into town -




and did some beautiful walks -

Oh, YES!!




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Le bottier...bewdiful! Looks like one of my uncles made it to Rennes.

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More to come ...

Oh yes, yes, yes please!
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Old 21-07-2019, 06:40 PM   #12
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I feel another fantastic story coming.
Looking forward to this. Thanks Peter.

Right on!
Trying to catch up here, but that's EXACTLY what it looks like!
Another treat by a master-storyteller
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Old 21-07-2019, 06:50 PM   #13
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Shortened the planned route a bit, then got out and sloshed through Wales. I couldn't remember nor workout how to lower the Multistrada's full-power mode to Rain mode - even youtube didn't cover the crucial keystroke - so it stayed in full-whack 158bhp mode throughout .
Yeah, and the manual comes on a pdf displayed on the dash


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Note bike from Latvia - there were people from all over -


...how good is that?
That must make for some awesome vibes and experiences....similar to the old days of the Elefanten-Meet in Germany's winter.
More, more, more....you got me now, I'm along for every km and all frozen fingers. :-)

That narrow, little main road through that cute town in the first batch of pics...

AWESOME pics mate...no need for the DSLR to build the tension in this yarn!
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Old 22-07-2019, 09:53 AM   #14
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At Cwmystwyth,

Then onto the unclassified Elan Valley road, which a Welsh mate put me onto. Highly recommended -


Penygarreg -


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Can't find that Elan Vly Rd.....is that it? https://isn.page.link/mbDK
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