March 2017

Week 25 - Greece Week 2 -  Ancient Olympia to Koroni

This week we dropped the pace of travel a bit and for the most part stayed in the one spot on the Messinian peninsula.  That’s the left hand ‘finger’ of the three peninsulas which point southwards from the Peloponnese in mainland Greece. The spot we chose was Koroni, a small harbour town between the Gulf of […]

Week 23 - Albania (week 2)

In our second and final week in Albania we had without doubt the most challenging drive on the worst road we’ve experienced yet in our five or so months travelling. But it was also the week we drove through some of the most spectacular scenery we’ve seen on our trip so far. Our first stop […]

Week 22 - Albania (week 1)

We’ve had one week in Albania so far and maybe it’s the effect of Lola’s plum raki but I’m feeling a bit misty-eyed at just how warm and welcoming the people here have been to us. We have met so many thoughtful, kind, educated, well informed, hard working people, all trying to build a future […]