When I came out to Switzerland back in December I was resigned to the fact that I would not be seeing my van until at least April and that it was safely immobile at the mechanics. After breaking down in October in Sweden and then waiting for a month for the broken vehicle to slowly … More Back on the road and poo free
It’s been an extremely warm few weeks out in the Alps and as nice as it was skiing around in a tee-shirt before working on the the goggle tan at apres, it is concerning how hot is has been. February is usually the coldest month with the lowest temperatures bringing in lots of snow but … More Rocky situation- Group 7 day 3
Some footage of the beautiful Swiss mountains and what it’s like to ski on them
All the highlights from three months of driving through nine of Europe’s most beautiful countries!
So happy that after four months the van has travelled back from Sweden, had a new gear box and clutch fitted and is back on the road! Driving it back from the mechanics was a great feeling. Unfortunately, a family of mice had made Fanny their home and had made a bit of a mess, … More THE VAN IS BACK!
Unfortunately I lost my Jerry from yesterday and thus today was a much easier but less entertaining day. I didn’t lose her in the sense she disappeared off the edge of the mountain in a outrageous yet unsurprising lack of concentration and skill, I just had to send her to another group more suitable for … More Group 4- Jerry of the day #2- The Slow Walker
Off the top of my head I’m not sure what the population of Switzerland is but I’m pretty sure that today, every single one of them was in the queue for the button lift in Saas Grund. What is normally a relatively quiet resort was swamped with people all trying to ascend this one lift … More Ski instructing-29/1/19