13 – 14 July: Travelling the backroads of Slovenia

Author: Mrs A Location: Kostanjevica na Krki and Dolenjske Toplice, Slovenia Saturday: After nearly four weeks travelling around Croatia we crossed the border into Slovenia this morning. A quick showing of passports and we were into new territory, and back in the European Union. Having lived in Australia for so many years crossing borders still …

25 December – 1 January: Oh what a year! Reflecting on 2019 as we enter a new decade

Author: Mrs A Location: Sydney, Australia The past week has been full of friends, colour and laughter, starting with a Christmas day feast, lunch catch up in the city, and finishing the year with a bollywood inspired new year’s eve fancy dress party. Coming to the end of the year, it’s a great time to …

30 September – 2 October: Walking in my parents’ footsteps

Author: Mr A Location: Broadford and Dunvegan, Isle of Skye, Scotland, UK Scotland…the part of the British Isles that my parents fell in love with and retuned to for so many years of wonderful holidays, bird spotting, walking the hills when they could. To visit here and see some of the same places they must …

6-9 September: A busy birthday weekend in Brighton and London

Author: Mrs A Location: Brighton, East Sussex, and London, UK Friday: We farewelled mainland Europe and after a four hour cruise from Dieppe to Newhaven were soon pulling up at the campground in Brighton, now very familiar being our third visit in Truffy. My sister Helen soon arrived with our niece and nephew for a …

12-14 August: A little taster of south-western Germany and into Switzerland

Author: Mrs A Location: Wangan im Allgäu, and Lottstetten, Germany, The Rhine Falls, Switzerland Monday morning brought stormy skies and cool temperatures – struggling to reach 14°C by lunchtime. We farewelled Ottobeuren and drove west through Germany, heading to a town called Wangan. We parked up on a stellplatz (the German version of a parking …