We got a Carnet!

We got a Carnet! Good news today in Istanbul: we have just received our brand new Carnet de Passages issued by TCS – Touring Club Suisse! Everything worked like a Swiss clock. On 13/12/2019 we sent an email to Touring Club Suisse and in 2 hours 11 minutes we...

The departure

The departure Your stomach feels squeezed… Even if you have convinced yourself long ago that you are destined to reach the ends of the world in a 3,6×2 mts. camper van. Even if you do it the right way – with your family on-board, with a monthly salary...

Carnet de Passage needed!

Carnet de Passage needed! After a few days in our hometown Thessaloniki, it’s definitely time to depart for central Asia, now equipped with a state-of-the art MissionLink satellite antenna provided by our precious sponsors Thales and supported by Navarino. Date...

How is life in Odessa, Ukraine?

How is life in Odessa, Ukraine? If you arrive in Odessa coming from Moldova, you simply can’t imagine what lies at the seafront.   Moldova is considered the poorest country in Europe but Ukraine seems to be even more. Its country side at least..  The few villages we...

The country that doesn’t exist on map

Europe Have you ever heard about Transnistria? Pridnestrovia maybe? I admit I’d never heard about till we entered Moldova. And since we visited the country we can assure you it really exists even if you will not find it on the map or in the list of UN countries. Its...

A capital city which seemingly is a huge mall

Diaries If you travel in rural Moldova, you will soon understand that there is nothing interesting to keep you there. Till you arrive in Chisinau… This is not just the capital of a poor (in fact, the poorest) country in Europe. It’s the powerhouse of the...