by keef & annie hellinger 1 May 2022, 10.16 a.m. NOT A MOTORHOME TRAVEL BLOG BUT DEFINITELY BLOG RELATED *** PROUD **** To 25th June 2022 we have had an average of 19 visits per day to the site, pretty good in anyone's book #illtakeit Most of my friends and family know of my obsession with numbers and statistics, a defect I accept , but a product of my mathematical background and a lifetime as an "IT Guy" and Annie will tell you a full gadget freak, if its new technology I a
By keef and annie hellinger, Feb 20 2022 15.41 pm This diary accompanied the BLOG 167 and an audiobook version of it is available on the BIG TRIPS page on this website. We are now on Soundcloud for all our audiobooks but if you wish to listen to the Diary rather than read it please click HERE Whilst camping in New Zealand we joined the following two organisations which saved us a lot of money, these site clubs were called Top 10 and Kiwi Holiday Parks campsites. Just a though
By keef and annie hellinger, Feb 20 2022 15.41 pm This diary accompanied the BLOG 164 and audiobook versions of it are available on the BIG TRIPS page on this website. We are now on Soundcloud for all our audiobooks but if you wish to listen to the Diary rather than read it please click HERE ACROSS CANADA IN A MOTORHOME DAIRIES MENU Full Diary Alberta 2010 Saskatchewan 2010 Manitoba 2010 Ontario 2010 Quebec 2010 New Brunswick 2010 Prince Edward Island 2010 Nova Scotia 2010 Ne
By keef and annie hellinger, Dec 7 2021 6.50 am Time to have a drastic rethink on my old HOLIDAY sites, all 4 of them. There is a lot of key history in them all from our lovely long trips post retirement. No way would I wish to lose that history SO.......... UPDATE Feb 2022. I have now done a whole stack of work to rewrite / redesign ALL of my existing migrated sites , which in fairness were very badly migrated by Yell from Moonfruit to WIX i.e missing pages / DNS issues etc
By keef and annie hellinger, Dec 3 2021 15.16 pm This is a retrospective Blog, we were away between 31st January and 14th June 2017. We went to Singapore for 2 weeks with family, C&A for 3 days in Hong Kong at the end of the trip, twas so sad parting at the end of a lovely almost 5 months. MENU Go to 1. Summary 2. Calendars 3. Diary Part 1, Jan-Feb 2017 4. Diary Part2, March 2017 5. Diary Part3, April - June 2017 5a. Audiobooks of the Diaries if you would prefer 6. Campsites
By keef and annie hellinger, Dec 3 2021 14.22 pm This is a retrospective Blog, we were away between 22nd January and 23rd April 2013. 92 glorious days on what we affectionately termed our "3rd holiday of a lifetime" well in print at least. Suggestion use the BIG TRIP maps to scale in and out if you wish Another big trip featuring hired motorhomes but this time including the fabulous wedding of our son Doug and his beautiful bride Phoenix plus in Australia we stayed with our n
By keef and annie hellinger, Dec 2 2021 17.11 pm This is a retrospective Blog, we were in Canada between 18th May and 25th July 2010. 4/8/2010: Stayed with David & Cathy in Edmonton for 5 days but visited Lesser Slave Lakes, then picked up our campervan / motorhome (Canadreams) in Calgary and travelled for roughly 9 weeks across to the east seeing all provinces (apart from Yukon, NWT & Nunavut) plus dropped across the US border into upstate NY & Maine including the wonderful
By keef and annie, Nov 16 2021012 06:45PM This is what we said back in 2012, we say it again in 2021 Greetings from Keef & Annie. We plan to use this blog to document our travels in our Motorhome documenting via photo and video what we have seen but also sharing hints and tips along the way. We have already spent a lot of time in motorhomes travelling The Pacific Islands, NZ & Australia for almost a year in 2007/8 and from one side of Canada to the other in 2010. All of these
By guest, Feb 22 2012 06:45PM Greetings from Keef & Annie. We plan to use this blog to document our travels in our Motorhome documenting via photo and video what we have seen but also sharing hints and tips along the way. We have already spent a lot of time in motorhomes travelling The Pacific Islands, NZ & Australia for almost a year in 2007/8 and from one side of Canada to the other in 2010. All of these trips were in "hire" motorhomes, but now we have embarked on getting o
By keef & annie, Mar 17 2012 01:26PM RECOMMENDED by motorhome-travels.
We have just had our auto sleeper clubman spruced up by having all the fabrics re-upholstered.
Barrie & Mick at Regal Furnishings are lovely guys and make you feel welcome and extra proud of your motorhome / rv. They love it when folk see their updated & refreshed vans for the first time and go WOW! They are based at Ilkeston, just down the road from us. They once had the contract for all new autosleeper
By keef & annie, May 28 2012 08:35PM Dorset and North Devon, Motorhome trip No2 : May 8th -21st 2012
NOTTS->CAMBRIDGE->NEW FOREST->DORSET->NORTH DEVON->NOTTS 1000 miles Prefer to listen to the audiobook version of this Blog, click HERE thanks
Apart from our trial run for a couple of days to Clumber Park, Notts (in the rain) this was our 1st holiday in our brand new van. Our lovely Autosleeper Clubman Anniversary (nicknamed ‘Wendy House or Gav' initially but Gav was just to
By keef & annie, Aug 8 2012 07:42AM Came across this great site that is only 26 minutes away from sitting there and watching your fave athletes, how good is that. And its a very reasonable price with good facilities.
Just a thought!
Highly RECOMMENDED by motorhome-travels blog! Cosy Oaks Olympic park, note by Nov 2021 the site link was no longer valid so removed but blog left for nostalgic reason, we did so well at the 2012 Olympics, CMON Team GB #tick Note this was the nea
By keef & annie, Aug 25 2013 10:48AM Join the new motorhome-travels blog and get you views and comments across.
In the meantime......
I was afforded the opportunity to redo the old website. It has now been redesigned to run on tablets, smart phones and old trad browsers with hopefully easier to view slideshows of photos from our lovely trip to Oz, NZ , California, Fiji, Samoa, Tonga & Hong Kong in 2007/8 where we hired a motorhome in 2008 and travelled most of the way up th
By keef and annie hellinger, Aug 6 2016 07:44AM See below... South America and China are the real ones left for us, oh and Greenland and Antarctica, will be fun to see how to get the Motorhome there ;) Update 2021, now been to China , see Blog 133 It's a process code if you click on the top box you will be able to enter your own places visited hopefully #tick As at 2016 As at 2017 since all these travel maps are now out of date I will have to create a more up to date one in a
By keef and annie hellinger, Jul 6 2019 04:38PM Motorhome trip No38 : May 5th – July 3rd 2019
NOTTS (home)->Faroes & Iceland via Holland, Germany & Denmark ->NOTTS (home) 5257 miles MENU Introduction Diary Calendar (3 months) Campsites (1) Faroes Slideshows (8) Iceland Slideshows (11) The Talkies (3) Full Slideshows with Audiobook (3) Audio Diaries (3) Tags / End of Blog James Bond #spoileralert on Kalsoy Arctic Circle (+ Arctic Henge, Wiltshire's equivalent ) The Wild Arcti