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Atlantic Road to Arctic Circle

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The morning is brisk. Really brisk. There’s a light covering of frost on the tent and, where the dry-bags have been laying, a film of damp has formed on the floor. The low-lying clouds have saved us the view of…
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Big in Sweden

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Check this out – we’re in the latest issue of Volkswagen Magasin!I hope this makes it easier to bum a couch when we finally make it to Sweden.   Full article link here.    …
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Merry Christmas!

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Merry Christmas! We find ourselves hunkered down in Sussex on the southern coast of cold old England for the next few months, out of the Patrol and into a house for the winter! Very civilised! Next year holds the allure…
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The Curonian Spit

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As is typical of the nonchalance of an unplanned, meandering traveller such as myself, arriving at the Curonian I discovered that one must get a ferry across the narrow shipping channel that has been cut into its north end. As…
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The Vistula Spit.

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The Curonian Spit is a strange land formation extending on one side from Lithuania to Kaliningrad, and then again as the Vistula Spit from Kaliningrad to Poland. Only 600 meters wide in places and almost completely forested save for the…
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Balbriggan break ….

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Day 144 – L: Nooooo, do I have to get up……? We had breakfast and packed everything up and set off again. We managed to find what remains of Dunmoe Castle this morning on the way out. It stands on…
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East, West … Home is best?

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Day 139 – S: Even though downstairs, everyone was getting ready for school and work, we slept on. We have noticed that with the homes here being wooden, when you are downstairs, you hear every thump upstairs. Strangely when you…
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On to Lusk …….

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Day 129 –L: Ow, the feet are aching……… This morning we decided to go for a walk along the cliffs on the seashore. We set out after breakfast and buying a few, not such healthy, snacks from the little…
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Norwegian Days and Moonshine Nights

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It’s surprising how well we can sleep when the wind is trying it’s best to keep us up. Even with the howl and whistle of air rushing past the trees to our back, we wake the next morning well-rested and…
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Nearly Summer!

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Only 10 days to the winter solstice here in Scotland, the shortest day of the year. After that the days will become longer (thank God) and we will be heading towards Spring. Work on the book continues very slowly as…
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Bonnie Scotland

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scotAfter almost a week back home it was time for a visit to my favourite place in Scotland, Applecross. This small village in the North West of Scotland has an attraction for most people who visit, those that aren’t drawn…
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The Final Leg – Lithuania to the English Channel

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The Semi Final Leg – Lithuania to the English ChannelA Schloss with evil eyes near Dresden in Saxony east GermanySeveral thousand kilometres later after leaving Lithuania since the previous blog, we have finally again arrived on the English…
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08/20/2013 – 47 days/5164 miles

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All I can say about the Isle of Skye is that it really is absolutely beautiful.  Here’s some pictures that don’t really do it justice…                 The Old Man of Storr                        Kilt RockQuiraing.  This area was my favorite place of…
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Lithuania

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Vilnius Lithuania  We were blessed with perfect weather of 28*C throughout our all too brief sojourne through Lithuania- but we have to keep moving unfortunately.Sunset over the lake at Ignalina LithuaniaLithuania strikes as somewhat wealthier and more…
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Latvia

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Latvian flagLatvia is obviously a lot poorer and still has much further to move from it’s Communist era days than its neighbours Estonia and Lithuania, but for all that was fascinating! Marianne was sure she liked all the old…

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