The Italian Job–Hints & Tips for visiting Italy in a motorhome

If you’ve ever heard anyone discuss visiting Italy, particularly motorhome owners, they will probably express either a love or a hate for the place. Of course the Italians are known for being passionate and people watching there is a delight as you witness them wear their hearts on their sleeves in everything you do. Of…

Romantic Venice and Gorgeous Garda

A short drive after a nights stopover in Slovenia saw us back in Italy for a couple of weeks before we take a ferry back to Spain. For our 1st night we opted for a functional free Sosta near Treviso and only around 20km from Venice, the direction we were heading in first. Venice Venice…

Croatia–Our thoughts, hints and tips for visiting in a motorhome

There’s certainly no denying Croatia’s natural beauty, azure seas, long rugged coastlines, backed by majestic mountains. Cities with pristine relics of an ancient time, eight national parks and over 1000 islands. It’s this collection of wonderful sights that has lured thousands of tourists over the last 15 years.  In 2016 over 18% of GDP in…

Family get together in timeless Trogir

With butterflies in my belly we made our way the short distance along the Dalmatian coast to the coastal town of Trogir, where we were to get our 1st visit in 6 months from my Mum along with her friend Denise. Our camp site Rozac is located on the small island of Ciovo, and with…

Captivating Croatia

After several days of heavy rain, where we had succumbed to having porridge for breakfast and put the heating on, we made a hasty retreat from Slovenia into Croatia, after all it was still only early September and we just weren’t ready for the onset of winter just yet. A mammoth drive of 450km’s saw…

Slovenia–Hints & Tips for travelling in a motorhome

As we entered Slovenia from Hungary the terrain immediately changed and so did our mood. The mountains rose all around us immediately drawing us in, enveloping us in a hug. It didn’t take us long to fall in love with this luscious land. The Slovenians certainly take great care of their surroundings, clearly demonstrated in…

Slovenia-Lakes, Mountains & Caves

It’s funny how without even stepping outside the motorhome we knew we were going to love Slovenia from the minute we entered the country just by looking out of the windows. The landscape immediately had us transfixed with majestic mountains towering over the land below, it appeared like every inch of the countryside was covered…

Our Guide To Insurance & Schemes

  The definition of insurance according to google is as follows: insurance an arrangement by which a company undertakes to provide a guarantee of compensation for specified loss, damage, illness, or death in return for payment of a specified premium I suppose that statement sums up why we take it out – fear of what…

Stunning Slovenia

Slovenia was the first country from former Yugoslavia to declare independence after a short 10 day battle. Fortunately this beautiful nation did not have to endure the horrendous war that engulfed the rest of the Balkans. So in 1991 this small country was truly independent for the first time in its history, having previously been…

Hungary Our Thoughts and Tips

After a whistle stop tour of just 10 days in Hungary, we bid our farewell and headed to Slovenia. We have had ‘love affairs’ with the last three countries we’ve visited, namely Greece, Bulgaria and Romania, but Hungary just didn’t capture our hearts in quite the same way and we just can’t pinpoint why. It…

A dash through Hungary

As we set foot into another new country we come to realise that we are now half way through our 2nd trip (this doesn’t include the 8 months we did last year). Although our initial intention had been to travel Europe for a year we realised very quickly how much there is to see and…

Romania – Our Top Tips for visiting in a motorhome

We entered Romania from Bulgaria with mixed feelings, mainly founded on other traveller’s opinions of Romania that they’d shared along the way. Many that we’d met just hadn’t enjoyed this lovely land so had raced through so as not to have to endure it for very long. Our experience has been the polar opposite. Lovely…