Norway to Croatia Itinerary – Our Europe Trip Summer 2017

  Last year, during the summer Vicky and I went on an epic trip across Europe from Bergen in Norway all the way to Dubrovnik in Croatia. We’ve wrote about lots of the destinations when we came back but I never actually wrote about our route or how we got from place to place. This page will hopefully prove useful for anyone planning a similar journey. I’ve started by writing out where we went and how we travelled between the…

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Does Craghoppers’ Nosilife Fabric Work And Stop Mosquito Bites?

While visiting hot and humid countries around the world, you can have the best experiences ruined by mosquitoes and the diseases they carry. When we travelled to Vietnam, although there wasn’t the risk of the deadly malaria at that time and at the locations visited, we could have still got Dengue Fever and Japanese Encephalitis. Unlike Malaria, which is common in more rural areas, Dengue Fever, transmitted by mosquitoes, can be spread in urban areas all over South East Asia.…

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Newquay Tregurrian Watergate Bay Campsite Review

As it was the Bank Holiday weekend, we decided to enjoy the Cornish coast and go camping. We had recently been to Sennen Cove and explored the Lands End peninsula, so wanted to change it up a little and go somewhere different. We finally chose the Tregurrian Camping and Caravanning Club Site at Watergate Bay due to the awesome location and excellent facilities available. When we arrived, we were given the choice of two main areas. The staff we met…

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Craghoppers NosiLife Men’s Long-Sleeve Shirt Review

On our recent trip to Vietnam, I knew we would be going from rough and ready situations in the Sapa Mountains, to the very urban and bustling city of Hanoi as well as some quite posh accommodation on a boat trip around Halong Bay, all of which whilst contending with the heat and humidity of Vietnam. Trying to find clothing that would cope with all of these situations wasn’t an easy task but after the success of some of their…

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Primus Kuchoma Grill Review

I absolutely love outdoor cooking; in fact, the only thing I love more is outdoor eating! I like finding new methods of cooking outdoors and gear to help cook in different situations. We cook and BBQ outdoors socially at least once a week throughout the summer, so I was desperate to get my hands on a new outdoor cooking grill from Primus called the Kuchoma Grill. When cooking outdoors, we have some very regular haunts. Sometimes, we come across a…

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