A look back at 2016

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2016 was the year in which our dream of travelling around Europe in a motorhome turned into a reality.  At the beginning of the year our plan was for me to quit my job and head off in June 2017, but my mid-2016 our thinking changed and we decided to bring… Read more »

And home again!

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Last night we played Upwords again.  We were 1-1 on Friday evening and 1-1 again last night so we made it a ‘best of 5’ only for us to draw the 5th game on points.  We’ll have to continue another time! This morning we woke up at about 8am.  After… Read more »

Minsmere

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We had a nice lay in this morning, and a quick look out of the window showed that it was going to be another beautiful day –  the sun was shining and the sky was a lovely blue with hardly any clouds. Last night we stepped outside the van to… Read more »

Not much to report

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It’s been a while since I last posted, but there isn’t really that much to report. We’ve now spent a couple of weekends in the van, getting used to how everything works.  We’ve just stayed at the camp site which is attached to the storage place in Colchester, though we… Read more »

Getting closer

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Things have been moving on slowly since my last update. We had been planning to import our own motorhome from Germany, but since the Brexit vote sterling has fallen significantly against the Euro, making an imported vehicle a lot more expensive.  In addition, the 2016 models I’d been tracking have… Read more »