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Travelling with 3 Teenagers – OMG!!

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When I began to really believe that this year long trip was actually going to happen it dawned on me (more of a lightning bolt moment really )  that we would all be together 24/7, really together, sitting a few…

Big White on the road

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Vehicle choice for the road is always involving lots of research and headscratching. We ended up with a Dodge Sprinter 2500, long wheelbase and high top, previously used as a trade van. All the camperization was home made. Now 80,000…
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Biloxi and a VW show!

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When traveling along the road we sometimes find some great opportunities.  This was one of them.  Things all worked out perfectly for us to arrive in Biloxi in time to relax for a day at a beautiful campsite  and enjoy…
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Hot water to go-

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While we were camped in New Orleans we did not have access to a shower. This gave us an opportunity to use the Aqua Cube unit again. The Aqua Cube was purchased online from a “survivalist” store, but it is…
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Stories from Phnom Penh

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There’s a dead man lying in the gutter. A red cloth napkin covers his face. He’s wearing a colourful floral shirt, the kind which seem to be a big hit here with foreigners. I can tell he’s a Westerner because…
this little beach was a two minute walk from our campsite.

Playa Majagual. almost paradise.

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We consulted with iOverlander and picked a spot on the map in the south of Nicaragua.  We got lucky.this little beach was a two minute walk from our campsite.enough sun for the solar, but the ocean breezes kept…
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Travel Independently through China…Take 2!

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Hi everybody! I’d say it’s time again to post some “practical info” for all the overlanders amongst us And I have a bit of good news to share with you! Hendrik, a friend from Dali in China, has just written…
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Houston, it’s a wrap!

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We spent our last few days in Houston meeting some great people, eating some good food and seeing some interesting places.  Here are a few of our highlights! Among the Tex-Mex dishes we sampled, this one left a mark.  A…
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Equateur

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Bonjour à tous, la suite de notre route nous amène en Equateur, ce petit pays, qui nous présente ces hautes montagnes, ces volcans, et ces petits villages aux marchés magnifiques.D’abord, ce sont des montagnes, et un temps pluvieux. On…
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Lago Atitlan, Guatemala

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Look out Bus!The tiny winding road down the hill to San Marcos de Atitlan burned our brakes so badly we could smell them.  After a  few close calls with the large potholes and bending a  bike rim on the…
Some days are lazy days. I am totally okay with that.

Bye Bye to the Baja (and Mexico!)

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Some days are lazy days. I am totally okay with that.The last time I wrote to you guys, we were beating a hasty retreat from the beaches of Bahia de Los Angeles. Beautiful to be sure, but seriously lacking…
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What we do when Mike is away!

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Our last post shared the change in plans that befell us at Slowcarfasthouse.  Geneva and the dogs have been trying to busy themselves in a concrete-camping RV park.  Laundry.  Hair cut. Dinner.  Walks.  And……………………SleepSleepPlay Bingo   …
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Google Street View!

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Back in January 2013 we were in the south of Mexico. We drove from San Cristóbal to the border with Guatemala, and then back up north along the coast to Oaxaca. The day we left San Cristóbal that time, we…

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