Originally posted on Red Van Travels : Have you heard of the NC500? Well…NC stands for North Coast, and it refers to a 500 mile road route that goes around (most of) the North Coast of Scotland. It has had a lot of advertising recently and has become a “thing”. Although to quote some of the…
After just having some pictures and text so far, now the first Episode of the Video-Blog has aired. Please enjoy this wonderful video:
It is in German but you can turn on closed captioning and read that in English!
I used the interior of my old 82 westy when I converted the syncro tin top to a westy. You might know that the old style table leg to table top connection is a spigot into a tube arrangement. The newer type has the end of the leg flattened and a bolt runs up thru […]
After I have chosen to continue traveling by myself, the first stop where I spent some more time was Celje in north eastern Slovenia. I did pick it just because I saw a nice looking parking spot on the map when I was searching for a place to stay for a little while. It turned […]
Desperate for more of Norways stunning scenery, we set off to Bergen and on to conquer Preikestollen, known as Pulpit Rock.
For more than year, T and I have been living in a 1989 Volkswagen Vanagon. The choice to live in the van wasn’t dictated by financial hardship, nor inspired by a perpetual road trip. Rather, we wanted to try spending our money on better things than rent. Instead of renting an apartment, we rented a […]
With the paint fresh and fragrant, the vanagon heads north up the peninsula. Shake that money maker…
Just got the pics from Simon in Mexico, and the van is painted. Its Honda sunburst orange with black strip on window line and rockers. Simon says the colour really changes with the light and you can see that in the pics. I think it looks great, almost lickable 🙂 Addendum May 12, 2017. Trevor […]
The eastern regions of Norway had not been the most inspiring, but heading into the mountains and driving west, things soon got better!
Making his way to Baja, where some surprises for us are in store. Yeah, he’s getting a paint job in La Paz. Before the stuff hits the fan here are some recent pics. It’s a bit of where’s Waldo? That last pic is another study in contrast with the hulk to the right. Yes I […]