my trip to Greece, report

Discussion in 'General Bike Related Topics' started by kot, Jul 11, 2009.

  1. kot

    kot Registered

    From 27 may till 21 June I did some cross European riding.
    The main target was Greece, to spend there 11 days with my wife to taste the country.
    She decided to fly there by air, meeting place was Athen’s airport so I should be there strictly in 3 days….
    That is no problem for me, 1000 km per day on my beloved Hayabusa it is big enjoyment.
    I went to Greece in morning of 27 may and arrived there on the 3rd day. Only 1st day was dry, rest 2 days was cold and wet…


    Total mileage for this trip is 12200 km (7580 miles).
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    Befor the start.
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    somewhere in the Serbia... i was cold even with heated grips and all clothes on. after that trip i promosed myself to buy heated vest :whistle:
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    this is how my bike looked when i arrived in Greece and i didnt washed it couple of days just to show people that i didnt use trailer to reach their country.
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    our first place to stay.
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    nasty small creature there where was rocky surface.
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    will be more...
     
  2. kot

    kot Registered

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    this road been suggested by bestbikingroads.com :rofl:
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  3. Busa Jules

    Busa Jules Little blue pill, M.Ed. Donating Member

    :thumbsup: beautiful

    Your route goes right thru my mother-in-law's homeland... Naples Italy
     
  4. kot

    kot Registered

    will be more...
     
  5. reiny

    reiny Registered

    WOW! great pics! thanks for sharing.::4
     
  6. RYC1966

    RYC1966 Donating Member

    Thank you for sharing!
     
  7. chrisjp

    chrisjp GM of Haya's in the Hills Donating Member

    wow...thanks
     
  8. kot

    kot Registered

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    i was shocked at first about number of the twisty roads!
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  9. TonyMastodon

    TonyMastodon Big Blue Burrito! Registered

    ahhhh look at the goats!!!

    that must be rush hour over there!

    thanks for the pictures!!!!
     
  10. pbghost

    pbghost Registered

    awesome! thanx for posting:thumbsup:
     
  11. macon454

    macon454 181.552 mph Texas mile on a B-King 3/28/09, AKA "C Donating Member Registered

    :thumbsup: Thanks for the pics.
     
  12. BIG GUY

    BIG GUY Registered

    Those are some beautiful roads. Would love to have hit those twisties with you!! May have to take a trip to europe.
     
  13. kot

    kot Registered

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    on the first day i forgot to put tanner on my feet so they were roasted :banghead:
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  14. kot

    kot Registered

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    only once we got the rain but it was special one, intense and chilly becouse of high elevation.
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  15. busagirl4444

    busagirl4444 HyperActive Donating Member

    awesome pics... Thanks so much
     
  16. mike1180

    mike1180 Banned

    Georgeous!

    Thanks! :thumbsup:
     
  17. raydog

    raydog Enjoying 1 road at a time Donating Member

    Absolutely inspirational! Thank you for your efforts. Raydog
     
  18. kot

    kot Registered

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    "Sparta was a city-state with a very strong military and a government that was well led. Sparta held a firm military, and was known as one of the strongest city-states in Greece. Only the strongest survived in Sparta, male or female. The Spartans weeded out their young early. Those with flaws were left to die. When a child was killed (as legend says) they was thrown off a cliff to fall to their death. Or they were put on the mountainside to die of hunger or being eaten by wolfs."
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  19. aussiesuzukirider

    aussiesuzukirider Never Forgotten

    Awesome ride thanks for sharing::4:thumbsup:
     
  20. Busa1166

    Busa1166 Donating Member

    THIS IS SPARTA !!!


    I had to do it, thanks for sharing, did you do the oil change somewhere along that ride??? :whistle: :laugh:
     

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