Maribor: a bit Maribored.

Saturday 25th July We’re spending a week in Maribor, a pretty, mountainous region in the north of Slovenia. Eric was feeling quite burnt out and wanted a week doing nothing. As I am the person who sits on the back of the bike daydreaming while Eric steers and navigates, I had to say that he…

The Rome Gelatour

Everywhere you go in Rome there are shops offering gelato, and since being here we have obligingly stuffed our faces. When we were discussing what to do on our last day in Rome, Eric said: ‘Why don’t we just eat a lot of icecream?’ ‘Haha… no Eric,’ I said. The same “no” I give Eric…

Plitvicka Jezera: the Croatian waterpark wonderland

Thursday 16th July It’s funny how exhaustion can have a delayed reaction. Last night we felt fine and slept well. We woke at 7, had breakfast, relaxed for a few hours, and then at 10AM had a hankering for a snack. We went to the campsite mini market, and as I walked in I suddenly…