A motorbike that is, but it didn’t get off to a very good start. In fact I almost turned round and went home.
Now I can rattle off a 500-word news story, blog or magazine article with my eyes shut, but a book? And, about what?
Why do so few British people think of going to the Alps in the summer? Or any other mountain range for that matter.
Litigation crept into the European ski world a few years ago and is getting a bit out of control in my humble opinion.
It’s a question I’m being asked a lot at the moment as people find it odd that I’m still out in the Alps.
It was winter first, by late morning Spring, summer in the afternoon and by the evening there was an Autumnal chill in the air.