• Albanian Riviera

    Last July we had the opportunity to spend some time on the spectacular Albanian Riviera. Stretching from Vlorë to Sarandë, this often-overlooked section of coastline is perfectly situated between the turquoise waters of the…

    February 21, 2016
  • Karpen, Albania

    After spending the best part of 3 weeks driving through Germany, Austria, Hungary, Romania, Serbia and Montenegro, we lined up in a 2-hour traffic jam to cross the Albanian Border in search of some…

    November 20, 2015
  • Route E65, Montenegro

    If you don’t enjoy a good scenic drive or a joke loaded with a touch of dark humour, then this probably isn’t the website for you. So if that’s you, please leave, promptly. Okay,…

    August 3, 2015
  • Măgura, Romania

    After our escapades in Sighișoara we headed south to Bran, where we spent a few rain soaked days hiding out in our campervan ‘Willy’. The two days weren’t entirely unproductive as we got the…

    July 29, 2015
  • Sighişoara, Romania

    Neatly settled in the rolling foothills of the Carpathian Mountains in central Transylvania, lies one of Europe’s best preserved medieval towns, Sighişoara. We reached Sighişoara late in the evening after three hurried days of…

    June 28, 2015
  • 2015 European Road Trip

    After 8 wonderful months of living and studying in Kraków, Poland, we are finally back on the road! Once again we have reunited with our favourite bright yellow Volkswagen Westfalia “Willy” for a 5-week…

    June 20, 2015
  • Wrocław, Poland

    Christmas is a special time of year in most European countries and Poland is no exception. Last festive season we got the chance to visit the charming city of Wrocław during the opening weekend…

    June 2, 2015
  • Morskie Oko, Poland

    We first explored Morskie Oko (the most famous lake in the Tatra Mountains) on a visit to Zakopane in October 2014. While you can’t really call the 5 kilometre mostly concrete path from Łysa…

    May 5, 2015
  • Bieszczady National Park, Poland

    As Australian’s we often feel crowded in Europe’s vast industrial sprawl. While all of our travels to natural landscapes in Europe have been enjoyable, they have also been inundated with the presence of people…

    May 1, 2015
  • Tour Europe Campervans

    It’s not always easy to travel by road when you are an intercontinental traveller. When we decided to embark on a European Road Trip in August 2014 we were confronted with two options. 1.…

    April 19, 2015
  • Berlin, Germany

    So we’ve been a little slack with the blog posts of late. Since our road trip ended in October 2014, we’ve been bunkered down in our adopted hometown of Kraków, Poland. Since our arrival…

    April 15, 2015
  • Stuttgart, Germany

    Leaving Cortina d’Ampezzo and The Dolomite Mountains, we set forth towards the quaint German town of Schwäbisch Gmünd to meet with friends for the Cannstatter Volksfest in nearby Stuttgart. En-route to the final destination…

    November 14, 2014
  • Cortina d’Ampezzo, Italy

    Following the trail of the Austrian Alps south from Lofer, we soon entered Italian territory. Crossing the international boundary line the scenery seemed to change almost instantly, as the smooth forested peaks of Hohe…

    November 6, 2014
  • Lofer, Austria

    Here are some photos of our drive south from Český Krumlov, Czech Republic to Cortina d’Ampezzo, Italy. We were pretty excited about this drive, as all our adventures in Austria to date have been…

    October 22, 2014
  • Český Krumlov, Czech Republic

    And the pretty towns just keep a-coming, on the last leg of our six-week European road trip adventure. Heading north from Hallstatt, we made a leisurely 3-hour drive through the Upper Austrian countryside to…

    October 19, 2014
  • Hallstatt, Austria

    There’s certainly a lot to like about Hallstatt. The picture perfect hamlet is located between impressive alpine peaks and the banks of the Hallstätter See (a large lake). The settlement boasts a wealth of…

    October 14, 2014
  • Bovec, Slovenia

    Fresh from our escapades in Bled we orientated our asphalt sails westward, picked up a nautical-like tailwind and headed towards the small mountain town of Bovec. Following the directions we received from our friendly…

    October 12, 2014
  • Bled, Slovenia

    “Hello, we forgot to return the remote for the boom gate” “Oh yes that will be useful. Did you have a nice stay in Bled?” “Yes it was very nice” “Did you get to…

    October 8, 2014
  • Krka National Park, Croatia

    Caught beneath a blanket of wet weather, we shelved our plans to visit Una National Park and Plitvičke Jezera and headed directly to Krka National Park where the weather forecast appeared more favourable. Driving…

    October 6, 2014
  • Živogošće, Croatia

    Saying our final farewells to Bosnia and Herzegovina we journeyed south to the sparkling waters of the Croatian Coast. The short drive between the former Yugoslav states was a truly spectacular affair. After passing…

    September 24, 2014
  • Blagaj, Bosnia and Herzegovina

    After a brief stopover in Mostar, we made the short drive south to set up camp in the small town of Blagaj. Entering Blagaj we followed a number of well-marked signs that led to…

    September 21, 2014
  • Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina

    From Sarajevo we headed south towards the quaint city of Mostar accompanied by a new travel companion, Aiden who we had met on our city tour the previous day. The 2-hour drive south navigated…

    September 16, 2014
  • Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

    Situated amongst high alpine peaks, green pastures and sweeping forests, the beautiful city of Sarajevo has been the scene of some of Europe’s most significant political conflicts and confrontations. There is no hiding it;…

    September 15, 2014
  • Foča, Bosnia and Herzegovina

    Departing Dubrovnik, we continued our Balkan adventures north to Bosnia and Herzegovina. Crossing the border, we navigated “Willy” through rocky bluffs, unkempt farmlands and small villages that line the roadway to Sutjesko National Park.…

    September 13, 2014