Summer at Lake Balaton (again!)

I’ve been back at my usual camping spot in the South of Lake Balaton, but the first few weeks were still a continuation of the rain I experienced in Budapest. Then, around early June, summer arrived properly, and I saw days of continued sunshine (upper 30’s) and fantastic evenings (early 20’s) – just right. ItContinue reading “Summer at Lake Balaton (again!)”

Istanbul to Barcelona

I’ve been back in Barcelona now for a few days after a surprisingly easy journey from Istanbul. I suppose since I stopped in Bulgaria, Serbia, Hungary (a week) and Italy (4 or so days) it is easier than one might imagine. Still, it’s a massive journey of 3 000 km and I’m impressed with myContinue reading “Istanbul to Barcelona”

RV travel in Turkey : Istanbul

After my Turkey border crossing I headed to Istanbul. I could not find any campsites per say but most websites a parking apps recommended the LIGHTHOUSE ON SEA parking lot on Kennedy Street. Traffic was, well, apocalyptic. It made a bad day on London’s M25 look like a walk in the park. I eventually gotContinue reading “RV travel in Turkey : Istanbul”

RV travel in Turkey: Crossing the border

When I looked into taking my UK registered motorhome / RV into Turkey I found the information available online not as clear as I would have liked. So here, with a series of ongoing posts, I’d like to share my experience hopefully in a way it might help you, should you be considering going toContinue reading “RV travel in Turkey: Crossing the border”