European & UK travel destinations

06.14.2018 Saou walk and campsite (42)

Below are links to my blog posts arranged by country and year.

For my top tips on travelling full-time or on a longer trip, check out this post.


2018 The cost of a two months campervan trip to Croatia, Italy & France

2018 Oodles of kindness found in Croatia

2018 Top tips for a fantastic campervan trip to Croatia


2018 The cost of a two months campervan trip to Croatia, Italy & France

2018 Sedan: Add it to your wish list

2018 La Villes-aux-Dames and Tours

2017 Provence, France

2016 The villages of the Ecrins

2016 The Ecrins National Park in France


2018 Most German campsites are excellent but some are more excellent than others

2016 Art in Berlin

2016 Berlin without the campervan


2017 Top tips for travelling around Greece in a campervan

2017 Walking in Greece #1 at Delphi & Corinth

2017 Walking in Greece #2 The fantastic Pelion Peninsular

2017 Walking in Greece #3 Meteora

2017 Our Greek tragedy: be warned it isn’t pretty


2018 The cost of a two month campervan trip to Croatia, Italy & France

2018 Finding beauty and tragedy in the Dolomites in Italy

2018 Wherever you travel becomes a part of you

2018 A day in Brescia northern Italy & a museum inside a building, inside a building, inside …

2018 Making the most of a short break in Milan

2017 The beauty of the Italian Apennines


2018 Joyful world nativity scenes in Evora, Portugal: these are not just for Christmas

2017 Spain & Portugal: What did a two months campervan trip cost?

2017 Walking and camping around the Algarve

2017 Walking in central Portugal top tips

Walking and cycling tips for northern Portugal


2018 What did we spend during our 7 week campervan trip to Spain?

2018 Playing knock Knock, who’s there in Spain: Spanish door knockers

2018 A colourful Spanish autumn

2018 Meeting a personal guide to the Spanish Civil War

2018 Wing mirror jousting!

2018 Fortuna favours the bold: In Murcia Spain

2017 Spain & Portugal: What did a two months campervan trip cost?

2017 Touring and walking around northern Spain


2019 Shetland Top Tips for a Campervan Trip

2019 A Day Visiting Salford Quays with a Local

2019 13 ferries in 2 months: What did our campervan trip to Scotland cost & how does it compare with mainland Europe?

2019 Top Tips for a campervan trip to Kintyre, Scotland

2019 A week of stunning hill walking around Arrochar & Loch Lomond in Scotland

2019 A Nostril of Sunshine in the Lake District

2019 On my own on a family walk: Kidsty Pike, High Street & Mardale Ill Bell

2019 How to make the most of a few winter days on the peaceful part of the Lancashire coast

2019 Any Flying is Good Flying in Eastbourne?

2019 Worth One’s Saltaire: A day out in Yorkshire & a trip down memory lane

2019 Winter walk on the Wirral

2019 Norfolk & Lincolnshire: A Winter ‘s tale from a campervan

2018 Hebden Bridge Caravan & Motorhome Club site

2018 Arran: My first encounter with this lovely island2018 Arran: My first encounter with this lovely island

2018 Three weeks and as many seasons in Scotland

2018 A Scottish challenge: crossing the Corrieyairack Pass in snow

2018 A starling murmuration is the Blackpool headliner

2018 Cumbria: You can’t get too much winter in the winter

2018 Winter sunshine & walking in the Peak District

2017 Discovering the Arts and Crafts Movement in the Lake District

2017 Caithness in northern Scotland, so much to see

2017 Summer hill walking in Scotland

2017 Orkney the place for perfect holidays

2017 A weekend at the Upton Blues Festival

2017 Burrs Country Park: I am missing the #vanlife even when it is camping on the doorstep

2017 Wales: surprising and delightful

2017 Happy in Arnside whatever the weather

2017 Springtime in Yorkshire

2017 Staffordshire oatcakes & The Roaches: an almost perfect combination weekend

2017 Camping under Penistone Hill near Haworth

2017 Chilling in the Chilterns

2016 The best of the Lancashire coast

2016 A budget-friendly autumn trip to Scotland

2016 Teesdale camping weekend with friends

2016 A long overdue visit to glorious Wharfedale

2016 Saving money on the lovely island of Anglesey

2016 The old and the new from our summer campervan trips: Howgills, Knaresborough, Lake District

2016 Howgills: Heading to the hills on the hottest day of the year [so far]

2016 Nottinghamshire: Do you all come from Devon?

2016 Shropshire … and one week later it is warm enough for shorts

2016 Taking our Devon Conversion van to Devon

2016 Spring sunshine in Scotland

2016 The turn of the year in the north-east