The Iron Lady of Grantham – Overland Adventures in the UK!

One way to make things difficult for yourself is to use a UK postcode to find a park-up in a rural location, then try to drive there in a 24-tonne truck.

A Preview of The Beast: Our New Expedition Truck!

You might notice that I have been rather quiet of late and this is the reason. We have sold our main residence and packed up our life once again to hit the road in The Beast, our newly converted expedition truck. Due to Covid travel restrictions, our destination currently looks more Manchester than Mongolia, butContinue reading “A Preview of The Beast: Our New Expedition Truck!”

Travel Challenge – Day Ten

On my final day, a big thank you to Maggie and Richard of the FAB Monkey’s Tale adventure travel blog for nominating me for The Travel Challenge. It has been a pleasure seeing everyone else’s pictures and such fun going through my own archives. The challenge is to post a favourite travel picture for 10 days without explanationContinue reading “Travel Challenge – Day Ten”


Last Updated 23rd June 2021 with printable checklists added. Since the Brexit transition period ended on 1st of January 2021, taking your pets abroad from the UK involve much more red tape. On 9th December 2020, The European Union announced that from 1st January 2021, Britain, except Northern Ireland, will have ‘Part 2’ listed statusContinue reading “IMPORTANT POST BREXIT PET TRAVEL UPDATE”