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Euro Road Trip – Tampere and Hämeenlinna

The drive from Turku was flat and boring. There is no way to sugar coat it! At first it was nice to not have to work our poor…

Euro Road Trip – North Zealand

Not to be confused with the more well know Zealand these days – New Zealand. I’m repeating myself, but I never realised that Denmark was made up of…

Euro Road Trip – Molise and Abruzzo

It took a while for the plains of Puglia to be replaced with increasingly large hills. It was getting late, so we used our Campercontact application to find…

Euro Road Trip – Languedoc Roussillon

Day 31 We said our good-byes to our friends in Toulouse, after having one more hot shower, and one final use of their wifi, making sure I had…

Euro Road Trip – Portugal – Part 1

To save on time/space, I’m going to try and cram multiple days/areas into a single post. Sadly, it’s not proving possible to keep up with our blogging while…

Euro Road Trip – Day 6 and 7 – France’s Atlantic Coast

No fog this morning! We’ve finally escaped its grasp! That, or the weather pattern that created it has moved on. The morning started with a trip to ‘Green…

Portugal – Moorish Castle and Pena Palace of Sintra

We made a quick day trip to see the castles and parks of Sintra during our stay in Lisbon. I’d originally planned to hire a car and drive…

Lisbon

Portugal – A Long Weekend in Lisbon

To celebrate our five-year wedding anniversary, we decided to attempt to escape the cold and wet of London for a few days of sunshine and blue skies by…

Scottish Border Region

Scotland – Scottish Border Region and Hadrian’s Wall

The grey skies and rain continued as we gradually made our way back to London from Edinburgh. Lonely Planet listed a few ruins in the eastern border region…

Edinburgh

Scotland – Edinburgh

One of our main motivators for visiting Scotland was to spend New Years in Edinburgh, and join in the Hogmanay Festival. Of course, I’d wanted to visit for…