Flip-flops and Woolly Hats Our Story

The dreaded Fiat Recall

It’s been the talk of the motorhome town for months now, and a big bone of contention for many motorhome owners with vans still under a year old; the Fiat Recall. It started life...

It’s been 4 weeks since…

You read that right! 4 weeks! 4 loooooong weeks without Rex! 4 weeks since we were on the road properly. 4 weeks since we brought Rex to the garage for the dreaded Fiat recall....

The Big Smoke

Big cities in the UK are rarely motorhome-friendly places. Carparks, park & rides, often have height barriers, require you to buy two tickets as you occupy two spaces, and can be difficult to get...

Itchy feet

The way things have worked out recently, we’ve now been in one place for over a week. We’re back at base-camp, staying in Portsmouth while we get Rex ready to roll again. As we...

Curveballs

Life is what happens while you’re busy making other plans. I know, I’ve said it before, but it’s true once again. We recently received news that we should finally be able to exchange on...

Are you afraid of the dark?

You know that feeling when you’re away, sleeping in a new place, maybe in a hotel or the house of a friend or relative, and as you try to go to sleep you become...

How did that go..?

1 Month on the road, how did that go? It wasn’t all plain sailing; there was A LOT OF MUD, tricky bits, good friends and beautiful places.

What a week..!

Our third week on the road turned out to be a week of challenges. It all started on Sunday night as we were watching the 5-day weather forecast on Countryfile. Severe gales and rain...

What is good about winter camping?

When we made our plans for our life on the road, we were definitely dreaming of warmer weather, sunshine and beaches. We had also planned to start our new life in Spring. But we...