Kuculkkuyu to Gallipoli via Troy

After a hot sweaty night in Kuculkkuyu, the early morning call to prayer drifted through our window accompanied by the howls of stray dogs. The tune went on and on and so did the dogs. It was the cue for … read more



Going Bush Mongolian Style

Up early in readiness for an 8 o’clock pick up as were going bush Mongolian style. We were met by Galaa our English speaking guide and Jara our driver. We were picked up in a ex Russian military UAZ 452 … read more


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Legging It Part Two

Time for Legging It Part Two…. It has been an interesting few weeks spending time back in Australia, two weeks at home with our children and celebrating our youngest’s 21st. This of course included many catch ups with friends which … read more


Balloons Cappadocia

Hot Air Ballooning in Cappadocia With Butterfly Balloons

Seeing pictures of Hot Air Balloons over Cappadocia made us add this to our bucket list a long time ago and this morning we finally got to experience it. After an exhaustive online search of companies we settled on Butterfly … read more


Paxos Island

Igoumenitsa to Paxos Ferry

The weather looked great this morning as I uncovered the bike and started packing for our trip from Igoumenitsa to Paxos. Last night the hotel owner said that breakfast would be at 9 which would give us enough time to … read more


Our Legging It Cake

What You (Probably) Don’t Know About Travel Insurance

What you (Probably) don’t know about travel insurance Travel insurance is perhaps one of the most unexciting parts of planning a trip, especially if you’re planning multiple stops around the world and there’s accommodation, food and activities to think about. … read more