Our first full day with Tilly was one of visits – first stop was my mum and stepdad, to pick up all the boxes of bits which we’d had delivered. There was quite a pile of packages waiting in the living room when we arrived – a bit like Christmas all over again. By the… Continue reading A day of visits
Tilly is ours – at last! Friday was the fateful day, and we headed off to Euston to get the train up to Walsall. I’d spent Thursday vacuum-packing bedding and towels, so that in the end we were able to fit everything we needed into one suitcase, a medium-sized rucksack, and a carry bag. As… Continue reading Pick-up day!
We’re nearly there! Tomorrow morning we wend our way to the Midlands to collect Tilly. The plan is to collect the van around lunchtime, and then head off to a nearby camping location for the night…that way if there’s anything we can’t get to work properly or don’t understand, we are not too far from… Continue reading Pick-up day
We’ve always known there would be one big snag for us in owning a motorhome – storing it. We live in central London, and frankly that’s not an area brimming over with places to park a 7m long vehicle. At a number of new apartment blocks being built nearby, a simple car parking space will… Continue reading Finding Tilly a home
I’d like to say we are waiting patiently for the day we collect our new motorohome…but that would be a lie, as we are waiting impatiently! Having now made the decision to buy one, I think we both just want to get on with enjoying it. Still, the time will come round soon enough, and… Continue reading Getting ready
Well, although we have yet to start our real travels in the physical world, we have now begun our virtual journey into the online world of social media – as the observant among you will have noticed, we now have social media links here on our home page. It’s not everyone’s cup of tea, I… Continue reading Social media here we come