SPAIN 2016 February 9th 2017 San Sebastian (Basque Region)
It takes just 50mins on the motorway from Bayonne (France) to get to San Sebastian (Spain). There are not much immigration formalities (benefit of being in the EU – for the time being at least!), though random spot checks are carried out by the police at a Toll Terminal on some cars, but it’s all low key & good humoured.
On arriving in San Sebastian, ... read more
Europe » Spain » Andalusia » Málaga Spain's powerful world empire of the 16th and 17th centuries ultimately yielded command of the seas to England. Subsequent failure to embrace the mercantile and industrial revolutions caused the country to fall behind Britain, France, and Germany in ... ... read more
Hi folks, we are Michael and Caroline, previously blogging as michaelandcaroline, to record our career break "gap year" - 2007 to 2009. We loved it so much we've decided to do it again!
Having tried desperately to reacclimatise to work and normal life after our last big adventure for the past 3 years (full marks for effort eh!), somehow this didn’t quite grab us as much as the thought of travelling to places we love and those we have aspired to & dreamed about but somehow haven’t made it to so far – so we had to put this right!!
Phase 1 started off in Nepal & Bhutan, we didn't ge... full info