Norwich – Split

A 3,000 mile journey from Norwich to Split via the Cote-d’Azur

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From Norwich to the Adriatic

In 2008 I travelled over 5500 miles two up, to the Black Sea coast and back. I’d only passed my UK motorcycle test a few months before, but nerves were never a problem and I had not concept of distance or danger. I had a great time. I vowed to do something similar the following year, and here is start of my ride report.
The bike

Back then my weapon of choice was GPZ500.