Baja Bound

San Filipe

On our way we stopped for diesel at one of the BP gas stations. While we waited our friends Stefan and Thomas stopped to say hi. They were also heading over to San Filipe but where first going to Starbucks in Ensenada for a coffee and WiFi. We continued across the peninsular where we had

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Baja Bound

Baja Mexico

We left the USA and entered Mexico at the Tijuana crossing. This took us about an hour to clear customs, they put our Rig through the huge vehicle X-Ray machine, once cleared we went and applied for out 180day tourist visa, paid our $25US dollars each and we were on our way south to Rosarito,

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Truck & Camper

Truck & Camper Update

After using the camper for the last four months on our northern journey, which we traveled approximately 23,000kms/14,300 miles we have the following items to report. Truck: The truck performed without any trouble what so ever.  Never having  issues with elevation changes, powering up the mountain roads easily and the engine brake doing its job

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Baja Bound

Heading South

After 4 months in the Northwest portion of North America, and almost 4 weeks in Europe we are finally heading south, while in the west and north we visited: • The lowest point at 282ft/86M below sea level – Death Valley. • Anchor Point the most westerly point you can drive to on the Mainland. •

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Europe

Europe Week 3

Dubrovnik, Croatia: After another uneventful sea day we awoke to find ourselves anchoring in the Bay off Croatia. We docked in the port of Dubrovnik in the Adriatic Sea, it is renowned for its old city located within rather large stone walls. We had pre-booked a tour for this stop, loading onto our bus around

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Europe

Europe Week 2

Kotor, Montenegro: After another sea day we awoke to find ourselves anchoring in the Bay of Kotor at the town of Kotor. We anchored off-shore and had to be tendered off. As we were leaving the port we purchased tickets for a Hop-On-Hop-Off bus. This bus took us along the shore of the inland waterway

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Europe

Europe Week 1

We are on our way to Europe for a 21 day Mediterranean Cruise with Catherine’s mother Pat. Pat had expressed interest in a Med Cruise as part of her bucket list but could not travel alone as she used a walker. Knowing we would be back around the end of September to take our camper back to

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Truck & Camper

Truck & Camper

Some people have asked for information regarding our Truck & Camper, So here it is: Truck: White 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD 4×4 SRW. The truck is a 1 Ton, Crew Cab, Long Box with single rear wheels. I purchased this vehicle new in June 2015, at the time of leaving on our trip it had

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Canada

Alaska Part 3 and the Road Home

From Seward we decided to do a long day of driving and travel to Valdez in one day, we left early in the morning stopping in Anchorage for breakfast and an oil change for the truck, then continued on to Valdez Along the way we came across some unusual geology where we took a break.

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USA

Alaska Part 2

When we arrived in Anchorage we decided to stay at Ship Creek campground, as it  was walking distance to the downtown area, staying three nights. We visited some of the tourist and historic locations. The Salmon were running up the Ship Creek estuary so a few fishermen decided to take advantage. We met up with

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