Category Archives: Roadtrips

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Australia day 8

The drive from Hay to Adelaide is about 650 km, most of them passing through nothing. The Hay Plains are dead flat and feel almost surreal. Tried to capture the feeling with camera but it […]

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Australia day 7

We picked up brother Pete from his home in Hazelbrook and pointed the Kia van west towards Adelaide. The plan was to drive down off the mountains on to the Hay Plains and spend the […]

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Australia day 5

348 years after Captain Cook stepped on to Botany Bay it was our turn to meander around Australias largest city. Packed up our stuff from the Airbnb in Chippendale and parked the Kia van in […]

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Australia day 4

Woke up in the “Summer House” in Possum Brush to the sound of Magpies and Kookaburras. Enjoyed fresh mangoes and coffee on the porch for breakfast.  Packed our stuff in the car and headed down […]

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Autumn colours in the Appalachians

Another work trip to Greensboro. Meetings, meetings and more meetings. Friday morning I check out of the Embassy Suites and, when the meetings end on Friday afternoon, I head west to the mountains.  I have […]

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The New River Valley

Ended this trip to Greensboro with a trip up to New River Valley in Virginia. The Volvo Trucks NA factory and the Volvo Trucks Customer Centre is located near Dublin. Had a presentation to give […]

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Smokey Mountain National Park

After a good nights sleep in Maggie Valley and a mountain sized breakfast at Country Vittles I drove east to the Cherokee Indian Reservation and on to the Smokey Mountain National Park. My plan was […]

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Up the Appalachians

After a busy week in Greensboro I head west to the Appalachian mountains. Booked a room in Maggie Valley. Been looking forward to this all week. Got a little hesitant when the weather forecast showed […]

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Roadtrip in monochrome

Sweden is beautiful! Anna, Roxy and myself drove 2600 km to Ammarnäs in Västerbotten, and back Göteborg (see previous post) to visit our good friends Marita and Mattias and their Bernese Mountain dog; Vegas.  Swedish […]

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Summer roadtrip to Ammarnäs

Just as last year we decided to start our summer vacation with a roadtrip up through the north of Sweden. The final destination was Ammarnäs in Västerbottens county about 1200 km from Göteborg to visit […]