Giles. Stick with France but in the south. The roads are much better than in Italy and the cost of living is much less. I would miss the lake but I also like sailing on the sea. Skiing for me - no thanks, but I don't mind a bit of snow.
Vitruvius. The next time Giorgio Clooney drops is I will suggest it to him. His friend Billy Joel is a Guzzi enthusiast. He was here a couple of years back and has since opened his own bike shop "20th Century Cycles"
Plus 4, Sport White (Ivory) Mulberry trim