Alta to Tromso, 5 days road

Alta to Tromso, 5 days road Five days to cover 400 kilometres? An average tourist might have done it in a single day or maximum two, winter time. We could be still driving for five more days. In anyway this is a breathtaking route. The national road E6 twists, climbs,...

When did you enter Norway?

When did you enter Norway? Finally we met fellow overlanders – this was only the third time since we entered Scandinavia two and half months ago. A couple from Germany, friends of our friends with a monstrous 4×4 truck fitted with a 15-litre, 450 hp engine,...

Northern lights hunters

Northern lights hunters The first time is very special, almost like an incredible gift of nature. The second night you start believing it’s true. And soon you get addicted.  It was September 27th, the night we parked on the lakeside gravel road that crosses Koli...

Media Release: made it to Nordkapp

Media Release: made it to Nordkapp After 86 days and 7100 km of travel in 10 countries, the Greek family in their Iveco camper arrived yesterday to Nordkapp, the northern most tip of Europe. They finally made it. The 4×4 vehicle with a family crew on-board, Akis...

Life below zero

Life below zero degrees It’s not only tricky driving on ice. At temperatures below zero – we had down to -6 in the last two nights – we face different other problems, which test ourselves and our Iveco’s systems. We are OK with that, we will survive and we...

Iveco on the rocks

Iveco on the rocks It’s only 19 October and here is the first snow. In Lapland of course.  We spent two days at Hetta, the last village in Finland, before entering in Norway. We were nicely accommodated at a parking lot downtown with 220V outlets. Yesterday we crossed...