Adjusting to a new lifestyle

Well it’s been quite a while since we’ve updated our blog, mainly due to the fact that we have not been travelling of late. With our next travelling adventure in our sights, we thought we’d update you with what we’ve been up to. Those of you that have followed our blog for some time will…

New Roots

We are pretty excited here at follow our motorhome HQ (A.K.A Chez Boris), as we have found a cute little house that we are hoping will soon be ours. After just a couple of weeks of hard house hunting,where we were finding that properties were being snapped up as soon as they came on the…

Reunited At Last

Yes finally after 4 months we have collected our Boris and immediately hit the road. Well when I say immediately I mean the same day, because before we could truly get going we had an engine service to get sorted (which was all done in just over 2 hours at a local garage who charged…

We are back in the UK….So what’s next…..

I know it’s been a while since we have posted a blog and that’s because we have been enjoying a different sort of travelling. After a quick 4 week flit back to the UK to get together with as many family and friends as possible over Christmas, we were off again. This time though we…

What does a years touring Europe cost?

  As we ring in the end of another amazing year, it’s time for a quick look at how much our travels have cost us. Of course this question is a bit like “How long is a piece of string”, as everyone’s travelling needs, wants and desires will be slightly different.  We have had a…

An Extraordinary Year

“The traveller sees what he sees. The tourist sees what he has come to see.” ― G.K. Chesterton A year ago today we boarded the ferry to Santander in Northern Spain. What an extraordinary year it’s been. Our wheels have helped us not only travel to areas of Europe we have never visited before, they have also…

The Costa Blanca Coast

After almost 12 months travelling extensively throughout Europe our return to Spain this time has definitely been more about rest and recuperation than sight seeing. After visiting our friends in the mountains above Alicante we returned to our little piece of heaven in Altea where for the 1st time in a long time we stayed…

Living, Traveling or Holidaying?

We often recall a story from our 1st few weeks of motorhoming where we met a Yorkshireman in Albufeira Portugal who had been spending winter there for the previous 16 years. He told us in a very miffed tone about how when they return to the UK after their 5 months away each year friends…

Spain – The Culture and where it all started

Over the last couple of years we have spent more time in Spain than any other country. It was here where the seed of travelling in a motorhome was 1st planted. Reeling from a new EU regulation which meant big changes for our business we flew to Spain to try and recover and establish what…

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…