Incredible Crete March 26th 2011 Thu 17....A rather dull and overcast day. Before moving on from our overnight spot by the beach at Makrigialos, we strolled along the seafront into what was actually quite a pleasant little area of fish tavernas and small shops. From there to the large town of Ierapetra which was heaving with people and traffic. We had hoped to hook up to electricity on the harbour again but in fact we drove in, ... read more
Europe » Greece » Crete Greece achieved its independence from the Ottoman Empire in 1829. During the second half of the 19th century and the first half of the 20th century, it gradually added neighboring islands and territories, most with Greek-speaking populations. In Worl... ... read more
So.....................'Just do it' - we did.
If you keep saying 'one day' or 'when we can afford it' .....you never will or it'll be too late. What are you waiting for? It's so do-able and doesn't have to be expensive.
Back in 2008, having done a fair amount of research on motorhomes, we narrowed our choice down to one model! The criteria were:
* Not too long - so's we could negotiate small villages and park in town centres and car parks.
* A drop-down over cab bed - so living space wasn't wasted with a fixed bedroom and we didn't have to make the bed up every night.
* A rear l... full info