Stop-over in Liverpool

In order not to miss our ferry from Liverpool to the Isle of Man on the 22nd of August 2017, we made sure that we arrived in the city early enough. And that’s how we spent our 24 hours in the hometown of the Beatles. Continue reading

Our time in Cornwall

On Friday, the 11th of August 2017, we packed all our stuff and left Lulworth direction Cornwall. You may wonder why we put Cornwall onto the list for our year-long trip. Well, I have to admit, that this is my doing. Cornwall was on my traveling bucket list for a while. So I thought that it would be a perfect opportunity to go and visit now. Let’s go to Cornwall then. Continue reading

We’re off!

After talking about our big trip for over a year, a cleaning and packing marathon, handing over our house (an emotional and freeing moment at the same time), lots of goodbye get-togethers with family and friends (we were overwhelmed by all the signs of friendship and by all the positive thoughts towards our family adventure) and a lovely breakfast at the best grandmothers’ ever, we finally set off on the 2nd of August 2017. Not by plane, but in our own car. We literally drove off as if we were out for the day or driving to the supermarket… with one big difference: not being back for at least 365 days. Continue reading