Tag: Road Trip

California – Mendocino

As is usually the way, plans for a free weekend are started on a Wednesday, which means that options are slim as more organised people have already made…

California – Road Trip ‘19 – Death Valley

We retreated to the air-conditioned comfort of the RV as we made our way out of East Sierras and into Death Valley. I was well aware that it…

California – Road Trip ‘19 – East Sierras

The next morning, I felt surprisingly sore from the hike up to Glacier Point in Yosemite, but the plan was still to do an even longer (though significantly…

California – Joshua Tree and Palm Springs

I’d had the supreme fortune of creating a ‘free’ five-day weekend for myself by working alternating weekend shifts, as well as picking up a bonus birthday holiday. I…

California – Pacific Road Trip Pt. 2

We left behind our friend’s family at Foxen Vineyard, and continued our way north, having already had a fantastic few days in Channel Islands and the wineries around…

California – Pacific Road Trip Pt. 1

Having driven 35,000km around Europe in a motorhome, I thought I’d have no problems at all with the motorhome we’d booked for a cheeky week away from San…

Euro Road Trip – Day 1 – London to Calais

It was a hectic final 48-hrs in London, and I’d realised that I’d been overly ambitious thinking that I could complete everything in a single day before leaving…

Day 0: Yakumo – Kutchan 114km

With a heavy heart, I left my apartment that I’d lived in for the past two years.  The poor Delica was full of all my worldly possessions (I’d…