Flip-flops and Woolly Hats Our Story

Exploring Kent

As neither of us really know Kent, we’re keen to get exploring our new home county. Everything we’ve seen so far looks beautiful and promising for some good adventures. One of the first places...

Rye

Now that we have a T5 camper again for our weekend trips, we’re keen to get out and about so we go on a ┬ámini adventure to a pub stop in Rye, by the...

Back to our Van Roots

We’re very lucky this season to have the weekends off work which provided a good opportunity to see what’s on in Kent on weekends… And when I say ‘What’s on’, I mean VW festivals!...

Canterbury’s Best Bits

Now that we’ve told you about lots of wonderful places to visit in (East) Kent, it must be time to tell you about what not to miss if you visit Canterbury. And visit you...

The New Job

It’s not everyday you get to start a new job, something unlike anything you’ve ever done before, with your partner. Yet here we are, doing just that. We’re all set up, settling in, and...

Canterbury Tales

Summer is nearly here and for us that means a temporary end to our European travels. We’re headed to Canterbury to spend the next 6 months as Holiday Site Assistants at the Canterbury Camping...

The last few stops before home.

For a few years, I’ve been seeing lovely pictures of people having a great time on their travels in Honfleur and I’ve been keen to visit there. Now that we’re finally travelling along the...

Lest we forget

Normandy is often described as the Devon to Brittany’s Cornwall. There’s no doubt that this is a beautiful part of the world and it’s easy to see the resemblance between the West Country and...

Breizh

Now that we’re on the west coast, it’s time to slowly start to make our way north again. The sun is finally shining, and we’re finding lots of lovely places to explore along the...

Go West!

Our hunt for better weather continues and we decide to start a BIG drive west, aiming for La Rochelle with a 1 night stopover in between. Our route takes us through some of the...