The Journey Home from Morocco

On board the Ferry to England

Well, our Moroccan adventure has come to an end. We’ve been in Morocco for the last two weeks and its been a wonderful adventure! We’ve gotten to see and do so many things on our trip, but there’s still a bit left of the story to tell: the journey home from Morocco to London. You can read about our journey there, the trip from Tanger to Marrakech, exploring Marrakech and heading to Tafraoute, and our Continue Reading →

Heading to Morocco

Waiting to board the ferry to Spain

We are heading to Morocco! Morocco has always been on our list of places to go one day and we are so excited that we are finally getting to go. We set out from London on Friday and caught a 24 hour ferry from Portsmouth to Santander, Spain After arriving in Spain, we did some grocery shopping for supplies and headed to our campsite for the night. We woke up and discovered we were right Continue Reading →

Iceland

Iceland

Its been a while since I’ve posted on here and some big changes have happened! Last time I posted, we were still living in Switzerland and I wasn’t working, though I was looking for a job. Well, I found one and work took over, leaving no time to for my blog. My husband and I still continued to travel all the time, which left even less time for the blog. Then, in April 2015 we Continue Reading →

Easter in Bordeaux

Saint-Emilion, Bordeaux, France

Here in Switzerland, Good Friday (the Friday before Easter) and Easter Monday (the Monday after Easter) are national holidays and everyone ha off work. Ryan and I were both excited for the long weekend and decided to visit the Bordeaux region of France. After work on Thursday, we packed the Defender with our camping gear as quickly as we could and hit the road. There was a fair bit of traffic leaving Geneva, but it Continue Reading →

Camping in Interlaken

Camping in Interlaken

After really enjoying our first weekend camping with our Defender, we decided to head out again the next weekend. Is time, we decided to go somewhere a bit closer to home and stay in Switzerland. We headed out Friday evening after work and drove toward Interlaken for Manor Farm camping. We arrived late around 9 pm, but had spoken to the campsite ahead of time and were told we could just pick a spot and Continue Reading →

A Weekend in the French Riviera and Monaco

A Weekend Near Saint-Tropez and Monaco

Its been a while since I’ve posted but we’ve been traveling a lot and I’ve just started working. So I’ve decided to try to post shorter stories of our travels. I’ll work in some posts of the rest of our Christmas road trip and our trip to Australia back in October along the way. Recently, we purchased a 1988 Land Rover 90 V8 petrol, more commonly known as a Defender. We have wanted one of Continue Reading →

Rugen, Germany

Island of Rugen, Germany

Part 9 of Our Winter Holiday Road Trip I’ve been sharing the story of our big, 3-week Christmas and New Year vacation over the past several weeks. Last week, I shared our Christmas-Eve visit to Dresden, Germany. We woke up a bit early on Christmas morning so that we could get one the road. We were really excited for this next part of the trip because we planned to drive all the way to the Continue Reading →

Dresden, Germany

Dresden, Germany

Part 8 of Our Winter Holiday Road Trip Yes, I did say part 8! Over the last few weeks, I’ve been sharing the story of our 3-week long Christmas & New Year’s vacation: a European road trip! Recently, I shared our stops in Bratislava, Slovakia and Prague, Czech Republic. This week, I’ll share our time visiting the Bastei Bridge and Dresden. We woke up early Christmas Eve morning in Prague to the sound of church Continue Reading →

Prague, Czech Republic

Prague, Czech Republic

Part 7 of Our Winter Holiday Road Trip The last few weeks, I’ve been writing about our 3-week Christmas road trip. Last week, I shared our time in Bratislava, Slovakia. This week, I’ll share our experience in Prague, Czech Republic. We got on the road from Bratislava first thing in the morning since it was a 3 hour drive to Prague. Unfortunately, the highway in Slovakia was terrible! It felt like we were driving on Continue Reading →

Bratislava, Slovakia

Bratislava, Slovakia

Part 6 of Our Winter Holiday Road Trip Last time, I left off telling the story of our 3 week winter holiday road trip with Vienna, Austria. The next day, we had a lazy morning since we knew it was only about an hour drive from Vienna to Bratislava. I was a tad bit nervous about visiting true Eastern Europe, especially after reading the warnings from reputable travel websites to watch out for all sorts Continue Reading →