A couple of days ago we asked our friends for inspiration for a playlist to entertain us when we drive the 8000 km on the remote roads up north. We got heaps of fantastic suggestions! Thank you! We put togeher a playlist on Spotify, but the work is not done. The playlist is open for … More The ultimate road trip playlist?
We are going to Alaska! Mid July we will start the long drive from Tumbler Ridge, BC, Canada to Prudhoe Bay, Alaska, USA. Alaska has always been on both of our bucket lists and it is going to be amazing to experience the raw wilderness and the remote places. We will explore BC and Yukon … More New adventures!
There are a lot of people who ask us about the homeschooling. Despite all our struggles, trouble with getting some sort of routine and motivation, both kids finished their grades with excellent results! We did it! (Read more about how to get permissions to take the kids out of school here)
The waters around the Baja California peninsula is the playgrounds for a lot of whales. You can see Humpbacks, Gray whales, Blue whales, dolpines.. We have had many sightings from the beaches, their spouts and breaches is amazing to watch. Whales is such wonderful animals 🐋 We are lucky to gave friend who is a … More Whale watching in Cabo san Lucas
We co-camped with two other van-families in the beautiful Cabo Pulmo National Park for a few days. The park has amazing waters for snorkeling and the beaches are little pieces of paradise. It is so much fun to camp together! 4 kids, 6 adults and 2 dogs made life crazier for a little while 😊 Kayaking, … More Vanlife on Playa los Arbolitos
We want to devote a special post to Pescadero Surf Camp that has served as our home for almost 2 weeks during this trip. This is a little gem in Pescadero, just south from Todos Santos on the south west coast of Baja California. It is a small camp & casita place with a pool, … More Pescadero Surf Camp
We have to admit, it is not easy to homeschool… We have to find routines to make it happen and it is not always easy to find good spots and timeslots to sit down and do school when there is surf, pool, friends, animals and adventures around the corner. Every school-session has a little rough … More The school away from home
Jeff gave the kids their first surf lesson on one of our favorite beaches in Baja California Sur, Mexico, is Cerritos Beach in El Pescadero just south from Todos Santos on the Pacific side of Baja. Julia actually managed to stand up on the board the first time she tried! We just love playing in the waves … More Surfin’ on Playa de Cerritos
We think we have a really nice set up for this trip. The van is packed to the rim without us feeling cramped up and the campsite is awsome when we set it up. The girls have their space in the van, we fold down the back seat and fold out a bed on top of … More The camp set up
We have had a little bit of tech problems with the blog, now hopefully solved. We have a lot of stories to tell! We are now 2 months in on our trip and have spent a month in Baja California, Mexico. The way down along Highway 101 was an adventure, cold and beautiful with amazing … More Blog problems and adventures!