We just landed in Auckland, for a new van adventure. Unfortunately, due to her height and the shipping costs, we were unable take Bluestar with us… read more

A nice upgrade to a diesel T3. Generally underpowered, those little engines get to work very hard in a van. An oil cooler won't make it go any faster but it will keep things a bit more sane when booting it up that mountain in third gear! ... read more

We took the boarder crossing into Montenegro from the south of Shkodra, Albania. It was a very short queue and we just needed to purchase an insurance doc which was 15euro. Montenegro was stunning. Lush green mountains so colorful with flowers everywhere. read more

From Sparta we drove to a beautiful salt water lake in Limni Vouliagmenis, north of Korinthos. The lake had a small four meter opening from the sea and a nice beach dotted with trees. The water was beautifully still and we could watch the crabs and fish… read more

We visited the extensive ruins of Mystras a World Heritage listed site near Sparta. It was an old Byzantine fortress town with the ruins of churches, libraries, strongholds. Quite a hike to the… read more

Our next drive took us down the very rugged peninsular of Mani. This area in history is know for its internal feuds and darted about the mountainside you can see houses of a fort like structure and castles. We spent a couple of… read more