Family Vanlife – What it’s really like

We have been following the van life movement for a couple of years now and I don't know whether we notice this because we're part of it or not but it's an extemely fast growing movement. It seems to be all over social media at the moment and we've met lots of lovely van living… Continue reading Family Vanlife – What it’s really like

Vanlife in France – Brittany

Last Tuesday we headed off after a crazy boozy weekend hoping to catch the ferry from Rosslare to Cherbourg but we just missed it. We had to swing by the DOE centre in New Ross to get the camper vans roadworthy certificate which will cover us for the next 12 months. We ended up pulling… Continue reading Vanlife in France – Brittany

Livin’ on the Hook

We're still here, we are still living on the Hook in our camper van enjoying the sunniest of summers in Ireland. Last week, I spoke to Orla Rapple at Beat fm radio and you can catch the podcast here, our chat starts about 10 minutes in. It's been a crazy few weeks but we managed… Continue reading Livin’ on the Hook

Home is where the light is

You know there is a word for a person who is into lighthouses? It's pharologist & the word 'pharology' is derived from pharos, the Greek word for lighthouse. In France people call a lighthouse un phare, Spanish people call it faro, and in Portuguese it is farol. In Romania and Bulgaria a lighthouse is called… Continue reading Home is where the light is