Elmer surprised me with a two day road trip to …. Elmer: “I have a surprise for you this weekend.” Me (Nicole) : “I know!” – giggling Elmer: “What ?!” Well, for a few days I had the feeling Elmer was up to something. He insisted I didn’t make any appointments those few days. And […]
We find ourselves somewhere en route in Slovenia. Rain is drizzling on the windshield and a somber mood creeps towards us. Summer is clearly over and our vacation soon as well. By 7:30PM we are hungry and tired. None of us feel like cooking and it’s too dark to find a good place to wild camp. Time […]
Video of two expedition trucks, a STEYR 12M18 & DAF Leyland, on a road trip to Croatia; incl. some video footage of us snorkeling. Other posts about this overland journey: Road trip to Croatia: Overview Choose Your Own Overland Travel Adventure: Slovenian Alps By Night
…”Left hairpin turn … right 90º … ” – it is rather exhilarating driving down these roads. Exhausted but with an overall feeling of contentment you arrive in Bled. Totally unaware what took place in the other truck…An overland travel adventure that could easily inspire a “Choose Your Own Adventure” story.
This is the first post about our road trip to Croatia. It covers the interesting facts and fun details of this journey. Tr
THE PLAN We had planned to go around the Black Sea clockwise, but with what was happening in the Ukraine in 2014 a circumnavigation of the Black Sea was not safe at all. As such, talks about alternative routes took place. After all the preparations are completed, we will start in Frankfurt Germany and then drive […]
In 2014 we went for a 5 week road trip to Georgia with a Jeep Wrangler. How did we prepare for this trip? We will summarize it here: Car Health – First Aid Paperwork Electronic Equipement Other Gear Preparations started early, actually a year before we left. One major element on the to-do list was getting the Jeep […]