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Colorado – Fort Collins and Rocky Mountain National Park

I’d moved to USA just as my youngest brother was putting plans in motion to make his departure. It was becoming a trend, with him leaving Barcelona a…

Euro Road Trip – Highlights

Our travels are long completed, and I’ve now had enough time to fully digest all the incredible experiences and memories from this enormous journey. At the time, it…

Euro Road Trip – South Albania

It was amazing how easy it was to leave Tirana, after having a long, painful crawl into town yesterday. We blindly followed the routing that our satellite navigation…

Euro Road Trip – North Albania

The final stretch of road from Montenegro to the border was terrible. It was a narrow twisting section of road, realistically only 1.5 lanes wide, yet people were…

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 – 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…

Euro Road Trip – Tyrol, Austria

Day 80 As usual, we were slow getting started. Maybe I should just write about the days that we get started early, since that would be noteworthy. Before…

Euro Road Trip – Italian Dolomites

Not the Commonwealth Bank type! I wonder how many people reading this remember the Dollarmites? Amazingly, it’s still a thing… Back onto topic, we left Lake Garda and…

Euro Road Trip – Italy’s Foot – Basilicata, Puglia and Calabria

We were somewhat disappointed about Amalfi coast, and left in a sombre, deflated mood. But, we knew there was plenty to see over the next few days –…

Euro Road Trip – Corsica Pt. 1 – Haute Corse

Day 42 We spent the night ‘camped’ in the ferry terminal in Livorno. We enjoyed it so much, we stayed in our van, with the curtains drawn until…