Category Archives: Preparations

The ‘getting ready’ to embark on our amazing adventure!

Senegal scraps visas

Good news for all of you planning to visit Senegal: they have now decided to scrap the visa requirements for tourists. This is especially good news for all overlanders, as it removes the uncertainty around how to obtain a biometric … Continue reading

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Almost

  Life gives you what you need, rather than what you want. This should be written from the campsite in Denmark, as we make our way northwards. However, Life has given us a few extra days in the UK … … Continue reading

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Weather report from the Adventure Overland Show

Hi there, Just a quick little video to show you the “nice” weather we had during the first evening and night at the show. Sound is required to get the full experience. Enjoy! Adventure Overland Show weather VE

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The final truth

  Disclaimer: extreme tiredness and lack of sleep may impact coherent thought and writing. So, this is our final week of preparation, and I thought I’d share the mid-week emotions. It would be very easy to tell you how everything … Continue reading

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Video diary: D -2

Help – our movers are sitting in the van outside waiting to get in! This is the tour of the house so you can see what it looks like with all our things ready to go. Video diary: D -2 … Continue reading

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Final days of preparation

So, as the days are rapidly disappearing, our level of exhaustion rises, and ability to make decisions diminishes. ?No worry, we are nearly there. As long as the vehicle is packed, the rest can really go into storage at this … Continue reading

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Video diary: D -5

Just a quick little update today. Brodie is slowly filling up, and the tent is open for a good air-out. Enjoy! Video diary: D -5 Viking Explorer

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Video diary: D -6

Good morning, Today you are getting a glimpse of what we are taking on our trip: the essentials like games, olive oil and lizards; and the nice to haves like recovery equipment and washing machines… 😉 Video diary: D -6 … Continue reading

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Video diary: D -7

Good morning! With only seven days to go we thought it was time to introduce you to our home on wheels. You’ll see our cooking area, where our tent is, and other features we have installed. Enjoy! Video diary: D -7

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Video diary: D -8

So this is what the house looks like today. It is in a strange inbetween state: not completely full and unmanageable, but still seems chaotic. It is almost as if we have control… Enjoy the tour! Viking Explorer Video diary: … Continue reading

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