If the van’s a-rockin…

If the van’s a-rockin…

If the van's a-rockin... It takes a real storm in the average person’s life to make him realise how much worrying he has done over the squalls. – Burce Barton “You awake?” asks Anne. It’s still dark, both out there and in here. I’ve...
Language Barriers

Language Barriers

Language barriers “There are no language barriers when you are smiling.” – Allen Klein (who has clearly never been to Finland) The Finnish are a quiet people. So far. It’s borderline impressive on occasion. Family-sized vans full of...
A change of pace

A change of pace

A change of pace “It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.” – Confucius The last two and a half months have been all about stunning views, epic drives and photography heaven. Finland is beautiful too, just not quite as epic....
Early Birds

Early Birds

Early Birds “Almost all accidents take place because of human distraction.” – Sebastian Thrun The best-laid plans are nothing if not flexible. When you find out that your route runs past the largest canyon in Northern Europe, it’s a no-brainer....
Catch me if you can

Catch me if you can

Catch me if you can “Don’t chase after love — instead, chase after passion. Chase after places that make you feel alive. Chase after adventure. Chase after dreams that terrify you and excite you at the same time.” – Andrea Davis ...