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A few weeks in Mexico–

A few weeks in Mexico–

In May, 2016 we packed up the van and headed to Kino Bay for a few weeks.    Bahia de Kino is located about 5 hours South of the US border crossing in Nogales, Arizona. It is one hour from the capital of the state of Sonora, Mexico- Hermosillo. We lived in this...
Albania

Albania

Now we are on our way to ALBANIA! Wow we never thought we would say that when we were kids. We needed to make a stop to stock up on supplies for the ferry. The boat leaves at 10 pm, but the check in closes at 7 (actually 9, but on line it says 7). We arrived at 615 to...
Fellow Overlanders

Fellow Overlanders

This was another unexpected publish from the L.I.F.E (Litle Indian Family of Explorers) our companions and friends through the Nepal earthquake. We met the Baid Family on line while we were trying to organise our China crossing. A crazy dream that Anad  (the...
Diesel pest: Dealing with diesel contamination

Diesel pest: Dealing with diesel contamination

We’re finally on our way to Romania. But before we left we first addressed our diesel contamination issue: “diesel-pest” – fuel residue. Diesel pest is a natural micro-organism in conventional diesel, which propagates immensely in the diesel system (tank, filters, …)...

Spain to Morocco Border Crossing

This is our experience crossing the Spain-Morocco border on Tuesday, 17 May 2016. Our party consisted of two people and two motorcycles. We got a lot of information prior to entering from the Morocco Knowledge Base and from Horizons Unlimted. Border Name: Tangier MED...
Our next destination: Romania

Our next destination: Romania

We don’t think any of you would have guessed we would start our adventure by driving to Romania. Nor would we have guessed this a few months ago. We have already been to Black Sea-area , so why would we return when there is still so much more to explore in...
Who arranged the water to fall like this?

Who arranged the water to fall like this?

In Croatia, we visited two national parks. The biggest and oldest one, and one less known in the South. Both were more than worth it! Plitvicka jezera Visiting the national park “Plitviczka jezera” (lakes of Plitvic) is like entering a fairyland. Although...

Croatia

Our pics from Croatia: Coast, national parks Plitvicka jezera and Krka, and Dubrovnik. Continue reading our Croatia travel guide! The post Croatia appeared first on Backroad...
Krüger National Park

Krüger National Park

Certainly, we had imagined beforehand that the “Krüger National Park” in South Africa would be one of the highlights of our Transafrican adventure … The reality turned out to be even more spectacular. With roundabout 20.000 square kilometres (half of...
Sidecar Rally

Sidecar Rally

Circumstances meant our usual trip to Southern Ireland to see Martin and the crew didn’t happen, a most excellent substitute though was Norrie’s Sidecar rally at Moniaive, Dumfrieshire. Its a part of the country neglected by tourists in general and its...