Europe

By Susan

Bouwmannis in South Africa

BouwManni’s in South Africa Without Bloomie. Sorry. Bloomie location at time of writing still in Zurich, Switzerland. She should be shipped to the Netherlands tomorrow or the day after. We had great hope that we would see Bloomie yet and could arrange the fixer-upper with the garage in person before leaving the Netherlands. But that…

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Bloomie in Slovenie
By Susan

Weekly overview 7: 26 August – 1 September

Sunday, August 26 Yesterday we arrived in Slovenia after a day of driving through heavy rains. Because of the predicted ongoing rain we where searching for a ‘a stone residence’ over our tent trailer. We were warmly welcomed by two elderly Slovenians who rented the lower floor of there house. A nice spot with great views…

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life is a beautiful ride
By Susan

What shall we do?

What shall we do? A question that often plays through our minds. We are now on the road for over 6 weeks and have seen and done so much. We have already crossed 9 countries and drove a lot of miles. Scandinavia felt like a holiday. We enjoyed the splendor of Norway, the good company…

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life is a beautiful ride
By Susan

Weekly overview 6: 19 – 25 August

Sunday, August 19th Today was a travel day. From Krakow we traveled through Czech Republic and Slovakia to Hungary. Four countries in one day. Bloomie was doing just fine and safely brought us to destination. We went to a camping in Hungary. It turned out to be surprisingly busy what was due to a national…

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By Susan

Weekly overview 5: 12-18 August

Sunday, August 12th With a knot in our stomach, we left Sweden. We had such a blessed time in Sweden and Norway. We did not really want to leave, but knowing that up here summer end quick and fall was upon us it was better to go in still great weather. We boarded the ferry…

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Juniback Stockholm
By Susan

Weekly overview 4: 5 – 11 August

Waterfall at Andersafallet Sunday 5 August After an extensive breakfast we went out for a hike. We passed a waterfall where over 300 steps leed you up the Andersåfallet waterfall. It was a climb, but really nice! Back downstairs Anna did drink straight from the running water of the waterfall, she had become curious how…

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bouwmanni
By Susan

Weekly overview 2: 22 – 28 July

Sunday 22 July – Round tour We went on the road hoping to make a nice hike somewhere along the way. We decided not to go over the highway as it doesn’t make us go any faster with Bloomie than any other main road :). We followed the Fv243, not knowing where it was going,…

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By Susan

Weekly overview 1: 15 – 21 July

Sunday 15 July – Kingshamn Sweden After the travel days we decided to take it easy today. We stayed at and around the campsite. Getting used to camping; get water at the toilet building, shower in limited time due to the use of coins, dish washing at the washing place etc. In addition, put all…

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