Bergen to the Atlantic Ocean Road

Miles: 396 Total mileage: 2248 Weasel sightings: 1 Fish caught: 1 (Pollock) Wing mirrors smashed: 1 Highest altitude: 4750 ft Vague Route Bergen Somewhere on the Fv55 in Jotunheimen National Park Geiranger Farstadssanden This is the first section of our route taking us to the beginning of ‘the slow road to the North’, the Kystriksveien, or […]

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Copenhagen to Bergen

Days: 5 Miles: 883 Total mileage: 1852 Moose sightings: 1 Deer sightings: 2 Weasel sightings: 1 Vague route: Copenhagen – over the Øresund Bridge to Malmö, Sweden Tvetervann lake (Norway) Oslo Flatsjå fjord Preikestolen (Pulpit Rock) Bergen For those familiar with ‘The Bridge’, the Scandinavian television murder mystery, I paid homage to the show by […]

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#ProjectVanLife

Why do people live in vans? The reasons that come to my mind first are vaguely the same as those that pop up on Google after a quick search: freedom, simplicity, to save money, to travel, and pure enjoyment. Why do I live in van? Well, mainly to travel, to be with my boyfriend and […]

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Tewkesbury to Copenhagen

Days: 9 Miles: 969 Hitch hikers: 1, Jim ‘Melonsmasher’ Edwards 60 amp fuses broken: 2 Stroopwafels consumed: too many to count Vague route: Tewkesbury to London, UK Harwich ferry crossing to Rotterdam, Holland Westzaan, Amsterdam, Holland Fedderwardsiel, Germany Hamburg, Germnay Ronaes Strand, Denmark Copenhagen, Denmark Holland – Our pal Jimmy, who we worked with on […]

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Van Conversion: Week 2

No news to report on the window other than it is still leaking. No news to report on the weather other than it is still raining. Conclusion: no possibility of repair as of yet. But there is always next week! Nevertheless, slow progress has turned into fast progress and Tina is looking fresh. Although, we […]

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Van Conversion: Week 1

Slow progress would be the best way to describe this week. As Harry’s father said ”Wasn’t your time after work in Imperia and Marseille meant to be for planning how to do all of this?”, we realised we probably should have done a bit more of that and a bit less of eating cheese and […]

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