Category: First Travel Abroad

Our travels to France, Spain and Portugal – March 2016

Beyond France to Home!

Driving through Spain Over two days, we covered a good 700 miles, from the delightful thermal springs in Spain, right up through France towards Brittany. We stopped for a night beside a lake in Spain where it rained non stop!

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Beyond to Spain…

The Algarve was addictive, there’s no denying that one. We found many glorious beaches which ticked every box for us – stunning beauty, hot sands, amazing sea… But it was almost time to move on. We’d found a stunning riverside

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A Path Beyond?

Our tour of Portugal so far has covered not much more than the Algarve. We’ve been in and around this beautiful part of Portugal now for over a week. We headed over to the west coast of Portugal and had

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A True Inspiration

Van Life In Portugal. We stayed in our spot for a few nights at Barragem de Santa Clara to have a good break from the many miles of driving. A beautiful place, so very peaceful. It was just the break

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Beyond The Algarve

We made it! The sky was blue with fluffy clouds, the sun was glorious. We had finally arrived at our destination… It had been a long journey and didn’t my back know it! The beach awaited us! We were finally

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Driving in France & Spain

1,600+ Miles Later… In England, we used to drive on the left side of the road. These days in England, we drive on what is left of the road. It’s only once you leave our “great” rock that you realise

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Bon Voyage!

Beyond The Van Travelling to Europe Part 1 Mid afternoon on March 1st 2016, exactly when we had planned to head down to Poole to start our adventure to Europe – and we’re actually ready! Van all packed: check. Both

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