Tag: Lake

Euro Road Trip – Lake Garda

Saló Leaving Bologna, we made it as far as Saló on the southern shore of Lake Garda. I was actually going to skip Lake Garda, and head straight…

Scottish Highlands

Scotland – Highlands

We had grand plans leaving Stonehaven Castle of travelling through the beautiful scenery of the Scottish Highlands in the Cairngorms National Park, however light had left us long before…

California – Lake Tahoe

Doing our best to see as much as we could while we were in San Francisco, we joined a friend who had recently moved to the area and…

Lake Baikal

Listvyanka – Lake Baikal Party Town

After a bit of confusion about where the ferry from Port Baikal was dropping us, we checked into the super cheap Guest House Devyaty Val, which for only…

Song-Kul Day Three – A Perfect Farewell

During the night, my stomach started to churn and I had to make a dash for the bathroom. It wasn’t a long walk, but with it snowing, any…

Song-Kul Day Two – Horse Riding In Snowy Kyrgyzstan Mountains

Even with the landscape outside cold and coated under snow, it was warm in the bed. The yurt was draughty, and the fire that transformed the tent to…

Bishkek to Karakol via Issyk-Köl

A good friend of ours, who was an English teacher on the JET programme with me in Hokkaido and also a resident snowbum in Niseko, made a trip…

Day Twelve – Atherton to Cairns

Mornings and evenings are already getting quite cool, but that’s great for sleeping in the van – much better than heat and humidity! We slowly made our way…