Amazing Spain

Every country you enter is always slightly different from the last. As you cross the border, it's generally the houses you notice first, maybe the landscape or how the villages and towns are formed and as I have said before, it's really just a line in the earth. Entering Spain was no different, the houses …

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Exploring The Market Towns in Provence.

We probably underestimated the drive to France from Cinque Terre because on the map it just looks like a quick nip around the coast. There's no quick nip about it. Anyway we made it across the border  whereupon it's straight into The French Riviera and Monaco areas. I'm not sure whether it was the bad …

Under the Tuscan Sun.

Yes I'll admit my desire to see Tuscany comes from watching Under The Tuscan Sun too many times. The dreamy countryside, the olive groves on the side of the hillsides, the old villas, italian romeo's.... So imagine actually getting to go to Tuscany. The drive from our village in Pianiga didn't exactly go well. Hating …

The Magic of Venice

We left Trieste early Sunday morning but by the time we endured the motorway traffic and the tolls, (we have spent more on tolls in the last week than on our entire weeks groceries), it was early afternoon and the clouds had returned. I had chosen a kind of "agritourism" camperstop in a small village …

Winter is Coming

A photo essay of our time on the Krk Island in Croatia. It's been a really relaxed few days here as the Island winds down for winter. At times it has just been us and a handful of others wandering the streets. Most of the hotels and resorts, certainly all the camping grounds have closed …

Good Things Come in Small Packages – Slovenia

Its official, I'd like to become a Ljubljanaian. With more cafes and restaurants than population, it's definately our kind of place. In fact I'm devastated that we haven't got more time to spend in Slovenia because it's definately the surprise destination. Sadly we are running out of Schnegan days and need to get to Croatia …