Our total build cost was £6,700 which considering the spec and finish of our van, we were really happy with. We managed to save a lot of money by doing everything ourselves and buying a few expensive items second hand.
After going back and forward on deciding whether we want a snowy Christmas time in the mountains or mild temperatures someplace South, we made up our mind and booked our ferry tickets to Sardinia. Let it be Sun we said! Average temperature during this time of the year in Sardinia is around 15°C. That’s good [...]
One year since our engagement and two weeks until our wedding. This calls for a blog post. If you haven’t heard about Novate Mezzola before, a commune in the Province of Sondrio in the Italian region Lombardy and if you love camping, lakeside, and mountains, you might want to stick around and find out more. [...]
“We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm, and adventure. There is no end to the adventures we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.” –Jawaharial Nehru What a beautiful adventure the Swiss Path has offered us. We've been hiking, biking and camping with some views that [...]
The past two weeks flew by like the wind with a lot of hiking involved. We explored the Schwyzer Alps, Appenzell Alps, and the Glarus Alps. Very impressive mountain ranges and a Paradise for explorers. We first started with Mount Rigi - the so-called Queen of the mountain, located in central Switzerland. It is surrounded [...]
If you didn't already know, Romandy is the French-speaking part of western Switzerland. That's where we bought our bus Leni, back in November. What called for a trip to the Romandy this time was the annual Geneva Motor show hosted by Palexpo. It's so easy to make plans and go places when having a home on [...]
Hiking and going for long walks are some of our favorite outdoor activities. Switzerland, with its countless beautiful old towns and natural spectacles, is definitely a perfect place for wandering. Even if we've been living here for many years, there are still many places we haven't yet discovered. Last Friday we explored the region along [...]
We've been dreaming about living a nomadic life for quite some time, watching YouTube videos and documentaries about people traveling and living full-time in a van, an RV, a sailing boat or even wandering around with a bike and a tent. How amazing one must feel having the freedom to chose what view to have [...]