Euro Road Trip – Ghent

Day 104 In a great twist of bad luck becoming good, by being late to arrive in Ghent (due to mechanical breakdowns, and extended breaks in Val d’Isere),…

Euro Road Trip – Bruges

I watched a movie called In Bruges nearly 10 years ago, and other than thinking it quite brilliantly dark, I had this opinion that Bruges was a shit…

Euro Road Trip – Brussels

Belgium Country number 12! Admittedly we were driving along a motorway on a grey and rainy day, but we didn’t have much compulsion to leave and explore the…

Euro Road Trip – Luxembourg

Day 102 The driving effort from last night only got us half of the way to Luxembourg. There was still a lot of driving to go today to…

Euro Road Trip – Val d’Isere

We arrived late after driving over the two Saint Bernard Passes (and repairing our brakes). Fortunately it’s still not too busy, and we were able to camp in…

Euro Road Trip – Côte d’Or

We had spent the day watching the Tour de France run into the small town of Nuits-Saint-Georges. We’d also spent the day looking at vineyards that stretched in…

Euro Road Trip – Le Tour de France

It was a hard decision to make to detour to see the Tour de France again. We had a great time last year, but it’s also requires a…

Euro Road Trip – Annecy

We finally left heavenly Val d’Isere. It was hard, but it was long overdue. It was time to get back to the adventures! After nearly a week up…

Euro Road Trip – Valais and Aoste

Day 89 Martigny We went to bed with cold wind belting rain against the side of our van, and woke to pretty much the same conditions. Thankfully, the…

Euro Road Trip – Grindelwald and Surrounds

Day 86 The morning was clear and sunny, but it was still a bit of a drive to where we wanted to go hiking today. Our drive took…