Lake Louise to Kelowna

  Lake Louise Campground, this morning: we woke to the whispering patter of snow falling onto Hanna’s roof. The already-snowy landscape took on another level of quiet as the campground’s few tire tracks and foot prints were filled in by the night’s snowfall.  We turned on the heater and lay in bed until the van heated up.  It was -5C … Read More

Walmart Hopping – Crossing Canada Out of Season

There are many places to enjoy and while away your time in Canada – beautiful, stunning and breath-taking but with a motorhome you need some basics at the end of the day (or every few days). Namely – water, a dump station and a place to sleep where you won’t get a knock on the door at 2am telling you … Read More

Where Are We Now? – and a Mechanical Update

So it is Tuesday evening – 27th October 2015 – we are once again in a Walmart carpark – nothing against Walmart carparks though – easy access to toilets and safe flat (ish) parking; we can even get Asda brand clothing if we so wished (but we don’t). I have been a bit lacking in the posting department for the … Read More

We’re off! We’re off! Driving across Canada

So, we have finally set off from Novia Scotia after 6 weeks delay.  Hanna still has issues but she works well enough if we drive her carefully.  We are THRILLED to be on the move!   It’s fun and exciting to be seeing new places everyday, and to be really living the travel adventure we dreamed of. We had our first … Read More

Introducing Hanna the Hymer :)

So, we’re ready to introduce what’s going to be our home sweet home come September:)   Please meet our beautiful retro motorhome “Hanna” the Mercedes Hymer!   We found her on Ebay at a 2nd hand motorhome dealership near Preston, back in January.  We put our deposit down while the dealership sorted out a few minor mechanical issues, then waited … Read More

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