After 5 days back in Newcastle to visit the family again it was time to make our way to begin […]
Yorkshire Puds, Fab Fish and Chips … oh and some gorgeous scenery too.
Thornton le DaleWell we arrived safely through a huge deluge and wicked traffic jam near York to the chocolate box […]
Farewell Grigio…hello Merlot …
Back online after a big break due to poor internet connection/visits to family and friends and hospital visits to […]
Good Bye Continent… (for a while) …Hello UK
After a super relaxing 6 nights on the River Cruise 😂 we picked up Pinot and started our journey to […]
Buck naked and busted in Holland.
We are safely holed up in the Town of Lelystad Holland, the home of the Batavia (well the replica anyway) […]
🇫🇷 🇱🇺 🇧🇪 3 Countries in 7 days.
A quick update on the first 6 months of our adventure then. We left Australia for an extended holiday around […]
Swiss twists and Shenanigans in Chamonix
Chamonix After watching a documentary on Chamonix, it has been somewhere I’d fancied visiting. The doc was about adventurers living […]
Messing about on the water…Annecy
EditA few hundred k’s drive North East through The Puy de Dome region we arrived in Annecy. We had book […]
La Dordogne, simplement magnifique !
The old town of Sarlat in The Dordogne is beautiful and of course like any beautiful town in France it has […]
MINOR disaster, our bloody roof fell off.
We normally write this blog one or two weeks after the event but this little hiccup was worthy of a […]
Portugal, Spain and France in one day.
A beautiful sunny morning, so we hit the road at 8 am with a very loose plan to head north […]
Almost poisoned in Portugal
Ericeria A surfing town in Portugal ..50 kms north of Lisbon. This was not on our list of places we […]