Riding snapshots 2008

for great rides in the heart of Europe.

Bosenberg Motorcycle ExcursionsThis past season had more than a few good views, riding and otherwise, which we wish to share with you. Also included are rider comments from motorcyclists who have used our tour and rental motorcycle services in 2008 for a great ride in the heart of Europe.

Robin and Bob Hyde from Minnesota, USA are repeat riders. They joined us again for their summer ride and brought some friends for our June Classic Alps & Dolomites tour. Read some comments on their dream vacation III adventure and see about 70 images at their personal home page.

See also our Adventures 2016, special sights 2015, riding views 2014, images 2013, 25th year anniversary, euroviews 2011, Jacare tour views 2010, great rides 2009, tour images 2007, tour highlights 2006, tour sights 2005, rider highlights 2004, scenery 2003, impressions 2002, tour images 2001, tour views 2000, tour snapshots 1999, riding highlights 1998, riding impressions 1997 and rider comments 1996 for additional background information from past years and around the world. Review also our references.

Classic Alps & Dolomites motorcycle tours descending from the Glaubenbuelen pass

The Swiss Alps offer views on every curve.

"...Your website is more entertaining than ever with a new route and new adventures... Our route this year is going to take us to areas around Mont Blanc and beyond. I know whichever way we go, planned or unplanned, it will be full of beautiful scenery and wonderful roads... Thanks for the information and the help. We are looking forward to another great ride in Europe."

Mike and Jen J., Minnesota, USA (repeat Bosenberg riders - fourth time)

"... On another note i have a second trip planned for this fall in Italy-Europe using your excellent services with a group of 8! We are all SOOOO excited!!! THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR ALL THE HELP! You guys are the best!!!!"

Travis W., Alberta, Canada

Classic Alps & Dolomites motorcycle tours in Tauber valley

Medieval gates are open for riders in the 21st century.

Classic Alps & Dolomites motorcycle tours in Italy

The Splügen pass rides smooth above the hairpin tunnels.

"You and your WEB site have been very helpful in planning our trip. Thank you for the quick response to my emails as we were gathering information and booking the reservation . The only difficult part will be waiting till June for the trip to start."

Bob K., Colorado, USA

"This possibility would be great. We apreciatte your attention. Thank you so much for all you´ve been doing. It´s been doing a great service!"

Waldir W., Brasil

"... No accidents, no damage, the bikes worked great. No problems at all. Yes the eclutch was not a problem once I got used to it. Again, thank you for making the bikes available on such short notice... I will pass your contact information to anyone else..."

Frank.M., Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

Palatinate stop on Castles and Grapes motorcycle tour

Shady sidewalks are welcomed on hot and sunny days.

Swiss Alpine views on Classic Alps & Dolomites motorcycle tours

(Much) faster than a speeding locomotive...

"Hi All, we made it home. It was one of the best tours we’ve ever done. We both had a great time! Maybe in 5 years, we may just have to do the French Alps tour again, who knows! Anyone want to join us???..."

Robin and Bob H., Minnesota, USA (repeat Bosenberg riders - third time)

"I'm ready to rock."

William R. S., Colorado, USA

"Thank you for your support and service of your company."

Alejandro E., Mexico (repeat Bosenberg rider)

Classic Alps & Dolomites motorcycle tours in the Black Forest

Tour guide jokes are appreciated in the Black Forest.

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"I appreciate you Leon!" "Deborah and I were recollecting the trip with friends the other day. I must say I enjoyed the trip very much. You are a good host even if you do like to visit a bit." "Once again the trip was great and I hope that Deborah and I can tour with you again."

Tom and Deborah K., Arkansas, USA (repeat Bosenberg riders - third time)

motorcycle touring in the French Alps

Some GT riders take time to enjoy the flowers.

Piz Calmot restaurant on the Oberalppass on the Classic Alps tour

Riders from Minnesota and Michigan enjoy regional specialties, good views and friendly service on the Oberalppass.

"Gloria (and) I had a wonderful time on the tour. I had a song starting to float around in my head when Gloria and I were waiting for Leon to buy his honey. Thought I would share it with you. Leon, get your guitar out of the closet and play this tune."

Jack and Gloria H., Michigan, USA

"You have been a pleasure to work with and I look forward to doing business with Bosenberg on a future trip to Europe."

Robert L.K., Colorado, USA

"Thank you for all of your help... Thank you, we can’t wait for our holiday!"

Josh F., California, USA

"...we had a great trip, and the bike ran perfectly."

Al O., California, USA (repeat Bosenberg riders - third time)

Alps motorcycle tours

Views are appreciated better when stopped.

Crossing the Rhine on a Castles and Grapes motorcycle tour

Rhine ferry crossings offer new perspectives.

"... Please give our regards to Ellie--our trip with you was certainly an event that we will remember the rest of our lives--such wonderful scenery and fabulous accommodations--and then we must comment on the spectacular food and wine. I am going to have to spend extra time in the gym taking off some "European poundage". But it was fun while it lasted! Tell Ellie that we had our first Iowa sweet corn meal last night and it was SOOOO good!!! (Just one ear for me with no butter!)"

Lois and Darwin H., Iowa, USA

"Thank you for the so quick and complete answer. I can see that Bosenberg Motorcycle Excursions is a very well structured and serious company, which is capable to support me in my trip. I will evaluate your proposals."

Andre M., Brasil

Classic Alps & Dolomites motorcycle tours

Alpine curves are your daily riding highlights.

Stelvio pass on Classic Alps & Dolomites motorcycle tours

Be sure to count your switchbacks.

"Thanks again for your help. I have a feeling that this will be the first of many motorcycle adventures for me in Europe!"

Tom C., Delaware, USA

"Herzliche Grüßen aus Arkansas! ... I am looking forward to our Alpine adventure with you in May..."

Shane M., Arkansas, USA


Bosenberg Motorcycle ExcursionsOur private group motorcycle tours are conducted with your dates of choice for your club or group of 8 persons or more. Consider also our custom tour services for your special ride with friends and associates. Review our custom and incentive travel tours section and use our experience to your advantage for a great ride in the heart of Europe!

Bosenberg Motorcycle ExcursionsTo celebrate our 30th anniversary, we offer an 8 days professionally organized and conducted Only Alsace scheduled motorcycle tour with guaranteed departures from 12 - 19 June and 4 - 11 September, 2018. Riding days on the Alsace wine route and German wine road offer many culinary highlights.

Bosenberg Motorcycle ExcursionsIf planning only a bike rental for your European riding vacation, please review our individual and group rental program with Berlin, Frankfurt/Main and Munich, Germany; Bern, Geneva and Zurich, Switzerland; and Milan, Italy gateways.

Bosenberg Motorcycle ExcursionsAll the essential information you need to plan your motorcycling vacation in Europe is within this home page. Please review our Acrobat Reader PDF files page to download our current tour and rental brochures or magazine articles. Our EuroRider's corner and links page provide additional information to help you plan your vacation.

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