With a shiny new set of brakes and hopefully our car troubles behind us for now it was time to head into LA. We had both previously read & heard about driving in the city, with infamous roads and 6 lane highways backed up for miles. All the heresay is definitely true. It's not just the … Continue reading Los Angeles, the Golden Coast
Most visitors to Vegas will visit the grand canyon in an day trip. Whilst we're in a very fortunate situation where time is not of the essence we couldn't imagine the round trip in a day, it was a 4 hour drive just to the canyon from Vegas! And while we still retain some british … Continue reading Grand Canyon and a new set of brakes
Since leaving the UK on the 6th of February, we’ve spent exactly 0 nights in a hotel. Granted, we’ve had some nights in AirBnBs & also had the luxury of staying with Mikeys auntie Denise in Vancouver, but since leaving Canada we’ve not had a night out of the van. Don’t get us wrong - … Continue reading Vegas Baby!
Truthfully, as far as Intercontinental road trips go we’ve been pretty lucky to date. After about 20,000km in a 20 year old car it was probably about time we encountered some issues. Especially considering some of the states of the forest service roads we so often sleep on… We had our timely oil change in … Continue reading Another National Park and more car troubles
After a breathtaking 4 days in Yellowstone National Park, we headed down south to the neighbouring Grand Teton National Park to meet some very special visitors. Annie's brother Matt and his Fiancé Jade are on a 2 week road trip through the northern states so we managed to align our schedules for a few days. … Continue reading Grand Teton, 4th July & More Visitors
After 3 months of trying our very hardest in Canada we finally managed to spot a bear in the wild! In total we spent 4 days in Yellowstone & it's fair to say it has been one of the highlights of our trip so far, not only for the wildlife but the natural landscape around it. Day … Continue reading Yellowstone National Park; Our First Bear Sighting