Today we are excited to share some of the most invaluable things we have learnt from living on the road, in our campervan living alongside two tiny humans. Travel Slow Its all too easy when your first set off travelling to get excited and dash around on every new adventure that presents itself, every possible […]Read More 13 Tips For Family Vanlife & Road Trip Holiday.
We were invited to stay at The Shepherd’s Rest Retreat Centre nestled in the stunning mountains and sunny countryside of Andulucia. We arrived in Oria, after an hour and a half drive north from the city of Almería, winding along the gentle foothill roads brimming with lemon trees, whitewashed houses, wandering sheep and sleepy olive […]Read More A Family Holiday In The Spanish Mountains With Shepherd’s Rest Retreat
Vitoria-Gasteiz is a fun place to hang out for a day or two if you are passing through. We camped out at the nearby Ullibarri-Gamboa Lake surrounded by nature in the hills and mountains for a couple of weeks. The nearest free campervan services to the lake are located in the city of Vitoria-Gasteiz. So […]Read More Family Campervan Trip to Vitoria-Gasteiz, Basque Country Capital.
Beautiful North Spain, stunning scenery, food and people around every corner. We meandered slowly down from basque territory into Cantabria along roads with unexpectedly stunning views over the hills, mountains and huge majestic wind turbines as the sun was just going down. Rolling green hills, mountains, lakes, deer, foxes and butterflies around every corner. There […]Read More Family Campervan Trip to Cantabria, North Spain.
“How was the Earth Built? And… Are the builders really tired?” Just two of the unschool questions we are getting ourselves into this week. I love how young children don’t shy away from the big important questions in life. Even if us adults can’t always deliver a succinct answer to these questions its always exciting […]Read More Unschool Learning, How Was The Earth Built?
Park4Night has been a game changer for us in removing a lot of the stress in trying to find late night park ups or campervan services whilst living on the road. We have the app installed on our android phone. Park4night is a free app that you can download easily from the Google play or […]Read More Park4Night App
The Galleon Park, Vitoria-Gasteiz is the best play park we have come across yet on our travels… Mainly because we are all huge pirate fans and really appreciate the work they do. But also because well… who’s ever heard of a 33 metre pirate Galleon being built in a park of 3000 Square metres in […]Read More The Galleon Parc, Vitoria-Gasteiz. Basque Country.
Sleep plays an important role in restoring our physical health and helps our brains work faster and keeps us feeling good. Sleep is a mysterious thing, as it actually makes more sense for us not to need it. A sleeping creature is much more vulnerable to attack from predators. So why do we all need […]Read More Unschool Learning, Why Do We Sleep?
Campervan travels as a family in the Broceliande Forest are a truly magical experience. If you love nature, folklore and celtic history then Brittany is a magnificent destination for your travels. A local wizard by the name of Carl told us about the magical stories of the Broceliande Forest, King Arthur’s forest, Merlin’s tomb, the […]Read More Family Campervan Time in Merlin’s Broceliande Forest, Brittany.
On March 20th we celebrated Ostara under a super worm moon, in the overgrown walled garden of an 18th Century convent. We went for a walk, listened to bird song, painted eggs, gathered bunches of Daffodils and spring flowers. We built a huge Bonfire with the wood we have been helping to clear from the […]Read More Ostara & Full Moon Celebration For Children.