A Home on (almost) Every Continent

In July 2019 we are camped in a field in Boom Belgium attending the mother of all electronic music festivals, Tomorrowland. Checking out news via internet, we happen across a sales listing for a funny looking but well priced camper-van named…

Skillet “Baked” Gluten Free Seafood Pizza

Monkey Mia Beach, WA Even though not Celiac, we have noticed some sensitivity to gluten. This is heartbreaking to the pizza lover in us. In a small local market in the old pearl city of Denham Australia, we find a discounted bag of gluten free…

Chasing The Timeless...

Kalbarri National Park, Western Australia Further north along coastal WA the landscape opens up and the beaches give way to more cliff than dune. Home for the night is a safe pull off just before the large Welcome to Kalbarri sign. Parked with…

Remembering to slow down....

Night two at the beach camp. It felt great to leave Perth and hit the road. We headed north on Route 60 and passed through Yanchep, Jurien, and Cervantes. There were a couple free beach camp options along the way. We opted for Freshwater Point…

Parking Donation....

Broke the gravitational pull of the big city and ventured north. Didn't get too far before the day begins to fade and tiredness convinces us to look for a place to stop for the night. Right on cue, we round a corner and find a turn off. It feels…

Home Is Where We Park It...

“Looking out at the road rushing under our wheels...” 3 homes on 3 continents... EldoRado, our 2004 Jeep Cherokee is in Europe... RadoRado, our 1985 Dodge RoadTrek Van is in North America... YoloRado, our 2003 Toyota Hiace Van is…

I would go anywhere with you...

Well I met her in a restaurant In Tom Petty’s Gainesville Florida Her heart was up for grabs as I cracked her King Crabs We laughed the night away She had a ticket and was leaving On a late-night flight to somewhere From this one…

Eldo-versary

Eldo-versary (2 years, 26 Countries, 23 States, 3 Continents, 3 Territories) 2 years living full-time on the road with “Eldo”our Jeep and “Rado” our van. June 9th, 2017, we checked out of the North Carolina Hampton Inn that had…

Tangier to Tan Tan

 “If you see her say hello, she might be in Tangier” Bob Dylan Having arrived in Morocco with no defined plan, we decide to high tail it down to the disputed border of Western Sahara. The territory is claimed by Morocco, so it's not…

Beautiful Azores Blue Whale Beauty

The blue whale… the largest animal in the history of earth. A tongue that weighs as much as an elephant. A gentle giant hunted almost to extinction. Heading out into the huge Atlantic swells this morning from the Marina D’Angra, on the island…

Azores - Terceira Island

First full day exploring the amazing Azores. We took out full insurance on rental car so that we could explore all the interesting back roads!    

Sweet Home Alabama Yummy Adventure

Rado's music library is full of Alabama Songs. Of course there is “Sweet Home” by Skynyrd, “Alabama Bound” by Leadbelly, and Rado's favorite “Alabama Getaway” by Grateful Dead. So, it was our honor to free her from the borders…

Florida Rails to Trails Adventure

St Marks Trail Woke this morning at the St Marks Boat Ramp. There is always something in the pantry to make for breakfast. We returned to hike the Tallahassee-St Marks Rails to Trail. It's only 16 miles to Tallahassee... no problem!!! Along…

Florida Panhandle Exploration Adventure

Sopchoppy is a small town with a pizza restaurant, grocery store, hardware store, and a great city park. We spend the night, backed right up to a small river. The park charges a reasonable $15 night to camp; complete with electric and water…

Florida Van Life Adventure

Woke this morning at the St Marks Boat Ramp. There is always something in the pantry to make for breakfast. We returned to hike the Tallahassee-St Marks Rails to Trail. It's only 16 miles to Tallahassee... no problem!!! Along the way we…

Van Girl With Tools Making Road Repairs

We find ourselves still resting up in Mayo Florida at The Suwannee River Rendezvous. When we bought Rado, we knew there was going to be a ton of repairs and fixes. Built in 1985, she is 34 years old. Today's projects are to fix the heater…

Funny Video Redneck Bowling

Redneck Bowling.... pins with strings attached. Bowl day or night in the old chicken house. Bowl a few frames on the plywood lanes. Turn the crank to reset your pins, and pull the doo-hickie to lift the thing that returns your ball. Knock…

Vintage Retro Roadtrek Van Renovation

Realizing that we will occasionally return to the USA for family and or business needs, we take the plunge and buy a domestically based home. She is a 1985 Dodge Ram , converted by Roadtrek in a camper van. Mechanically she's in good enough…

Iceland Adventure, Five Weeks in a Jeep (week 4)

  Cathy flies WOW Air from USA to Iceland to spend an adventurous week Eldo-exploring with us. This required a quick trip into the big capital city of Reykjavik and of course a stop at the famed Blue Lagoon Spa. A bit of social culture…

The Old Datsun Trail

    Charlotte Harbor Florida The Old Datsun trail is located in Charlotte Harbor State Park, along the southwest Florida coast. Opting to avoid the sterile I-75 corridor, we wandered along the side streets of Ft Myers,…