Day Trips From Gdansk

When planning a trip to Gdansk it’s well worth considering that there are plenty of places within day trip distance of this historic city. You could, of course, go further along the seaside and see a view like the picture above. Any of the other towns in the “trojmiasto” (tri-city), which consists of Gdańsk, Gdynia and Read more about Day Trips From Gdansk[…]

Road Trip Items to Make Your Adventure Easier

Whether it’s your first big adventure on the road or just one of many, everyone can use a little help sometimes. Here are some travel hacks that we’ve learnt over the last year to help to keep us on the road This article will help you understand why we have a massive combi (type of Read more about Road Trip Items to Make Your Adventure Easier[…]

Romanian castles – Where Dracula used to live. No, not that one.

While planning our trip to Romania I did quite a bit of research about Dracula. Everywhere knows about him therefore you can find notes like ‘Dracula was born here’, or ‘the place of Dracula’s biggest poo’. You can start the trip in Sighisoara, where Vlad was born. However it’s quite a small place, and we Read more about Romanian castles – Where Dracula used to live. No, not that one.[…]

Papanasi – The Romanian Doughnut from heaven

People bring back all sorts of souvenirs from their travels, we brought back a recipe for the best desert we’ve ever tasted. Romanian doughnuts – Romanian cheese doughtnuts – or more accurately “Papanasi” are the sort of thing that you go out of your way to find – no matter the distance. They are one Read more about Papanasi – The Romanian Doughnut from heaven[…]

Driving the Transalpina and the Transfagarasan – which is better?

When we were looking for more information about these roads we almost gave up. You can find a lot of information about Transalpina which is going to tell you that you need a 4×4, possibly a tank, a week of food supplies and a lot of luck. I decided that we were going to do Read more about Driving the Transalpina and the Transfagarasan – which is better?[…]

Our 8 Misc Tips for Romania

Before going to Romania there are several random, but important, things that you should know about to guarantee an awesome stay. There’s a lot of dogs everywhere in Romania. Literally everywhere. They don’t shut up even at night. If you are driving around then be careful not to hit one of the aforementioned dogs, no Read more about Our 8 Misc Tips for Romania[…]

Why Romania made me question everything

It’s not often that your perspective on life changes past university age. Even during my masters I was becoming rather stubborn and un-agreeable – a trait that I’m sure my parents would say that I was born with. However, it is only my first day in Romania and I’ve started to get a strange feeling Read more about Why Romania made me question everything[…]

Top European Road Trip Tips (beginner version)

Whether you are going 50 miles or 500 (it’s better not to walk) you have to make sure you are comfortable. Here are our tips for a more comfortable road trip   If you are anything like me then every holiday season has a build up where you say to your friends “lets go on Read more about Top European Road Trip Tips (beginner version)[…]

Our longest ever single drive (16 hours) – Part 1/2

Our 16-hour marathon Now that you have read the most important piece of advice that we have for you it’s time to tell our story and see what you think about the whole situation that we got involved in. We were driving from Poland to Athens as the culture has always fascinated us, and it Read more about Our longest ever single drive (16 hours) – Part 1/2[…]

The most important lesson to learn from driving 16 hours days.

We travel everywhere by car, mainly because I hate flying with a passion and will try to get out of it as much as I possibly can. Think of trying to take an animal to the vet and it trying desperately not to get put into the cage – that’s pretty much me. It’s a Read more about The most important lesson to learn from driving 16 hours days.[…]