Category Archive: Europe




So we decided to visit the Ukraine, now this was a bit of a tricky decision given the current crisis and we did wonder if it was a bit insensitive to waltz in… Continue reading



We really enjoyed our time in Latvia, it’s a beautiful country and they know how to put on a bloody good festival. On our first night we free camped next to a lake… Continue reading



Don’t give up the day job…

We’ve mentioned before that Sweden is expensive for beer and it turns out it is also expensive for haircuts, the prices we were given¬†were all ¬£40 and over – fairly standard for a… Continue reading

Midsummer mix up

We had two weeks on Gotland and the only plan was to be back in Visby for the Midsummer celebrations which we’d been told were the equivalent of New Years Eve for the… Continue reading

Gotland Island

Wild camping and kayaking

We arrived in Sweden on the 6th June and after one night in a campsite we decided to try our luck at wild camping (Scandinavia is expensive so camping for free will help… Continue reading