Viennese Whirl(wind)

Leaving Vienna was harder than I imagined, not because of an attachment to the city, but because Slovakia decided to throw a delightful headwind our way. And we seemed to go in circles trying to get out- I can only imagine the exciting spirograph of coordinates we plotted on the map while twirling our way ...

Viennese Whirl

After a month on the road, roughly 2000km, and nearly spending our first night in Vienna camped behind a petrol station, we had once again had the good fortune to find the hospitality of someone here! Vienna seems to be a beautiful city, but instead of spending our first day here exploring the city, we ...

One Night In Beautiful Vienna… Well, almost…

Taking a gamble, we decided to push on to Vienna, and head to the campsite on the river. One extra night to enjoy this beautiful city, we thought! Unfortunately the camp site is closed. Until April. Unwilling to dish out money for a hotel, we now sit outside the gates, cooking dinner, and ...

Austria is wet!

We've been in Austria for 4 days now, and so far my conclusions of the country are: Its beautiful but wet There aren't many food shops Food is expensive It's really rather wet. Camping has become an interesting obstacle too now- as we follow the Donau along its fantastically tarmac'd roads, we're faced ...

Welcome to Austria- let’s put another shrimp on the barbie!

Although today has been a bit of a short day, we've made it: Austria! So far this place seems amazing. Despite a lack of clear flat ground to pitch a tent on, the people seem friendly, the scenery beautiful, and the stones perfect shape for skimming across the Donau. Was sad to leave ...