Vehicle: a motorcycle. Objective: to take an exceptional trip into an exotic picture postcard setting without spending a fortune. Solution: Albania. The result was an Easy Rider style adventure à la Don Quixote that ended up as a book titled Viaggio ai confini dell’Occidente (Travels to the Frontiers of the West), southward bound from Durazzo in search of the sea and history. Biker and writer: a journalist of “Gazzettino di Venezia”.