Tuesday, 21 November 2017

Ready to Roll | Santander coast




11:44am Tuesday,
high 20°, low 5°
Bright sunshine
Distance covered: 1115 miles

I'm sitting enjoy a coffee in the sunshine this morning, planning today's route. We'll be heading south east through a mountainous area - it looks like there'll be lots to take in on the way!

Friday, 17 November 2017

Cabárceno Elephant Park, Cantabria, Espania




2:24pm Friday,
high 18°, low 8°
Hazy sunshine
Distance covered: 1052 miles
3 weeks on the road

Saturday, 11 November 2017

The Hiace Mk III | Fitting a Turbo to 2.8D (3L) Hiace Engine




For the past week or so I've been at The workshop in Hipperholme, home of Blood Red Off Road, where I've had all my previous 4WD mods done by Dave.

Wednesday, 1 November 2017

Into England | winter 2017

7.09am Wednesday,
high 10°, low 8°c
Leck Fell, Yorkshire moors
Fog and wind
Distance covered: 419 miles



Monday, 30 October 2017

On the road! | Gairloch to Glencoe, Loch Etive | Winter 2017




Glencoe from Clachaig

8.00am Monday,
high 10°, low 0°c
Loch Etive, Glen Etive
Bright morning
Distance covered: 164 miles

It's early morning here on the shore of Loch Etive, a place I have not visited before. I knew it was to be a cold night, the first of the year, and I knew it'd be even colder here at sea level by the loch. But we are on our way to warmer climes!

Saturday, 14 October 2017

Travel Preparations | Revolut Travel Money Card





Mid October, and it's coming up to that time of year when I finish working for the season and prepare for my migration south to warmer climes for the winter.