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The Digital Nomad Visa – What is it?

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Hands up if you’d love to find a way to extend your vacation time, without the backlog of work and catching up to do when you come home? Is that everyone? – Yep, I thought so! Well, this might not be the solution for everybody, but for those in the right circumstances, let me introduce […]

Ellie’s Travel Adventure – Our team day out!

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After the excitement (and eating) of our time in Cyrpus, life once again became a bit uneventful! But I did have something to look forward to, as we were going to have our Pink Pig team day out! But first – I had to actually get back to the UK. I was planning to fly […]

Ellie’s Travel Adventure – Reliving the Polish sauna experience

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Ellie here, checking in again – but right now, it’s from the UK! I’ll explain why once I’ve told you about the more fun bits of this week first! Like I said last week, we had a day’s break, and then another set of visitors were coming! So it was all systems go, and a […]

Ellie’s Travel Adventure – Copious amounts of Polish food!

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In case you were beginning to think we’d been eaten by Polish bears, fear not! Basically, our lives have just been really boring the past 2 weeks, and I didn’t think you’d be particularly interested in hearing about it! As much as we loved being in the van full time, always being on the go, […]

Ellie’s Travel Adventure – Polish Bears & Roller Coasters

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So this week, we pick up where we left off, in the beautiful town of Zakopane in Southern Poland. I couldn’t move on from this place without talking about one more thing – bears. This may just show my ignorance but on our very first hike, I jokingly said to my husband something about bears, […]

Ellie’s Travel Adventure – Zakopane ~ the ‘winter capital of Poland’

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If anyone has been reading from the start, you may remember that the first few weeks of van life, and in Scotland especially, we did quite a bit of climbing, hiking in the mountains etc. My husband loves a hike, but he is not a fan of climbing, so imagine how shocked I was this […]

Ellie’s Travel Adventure – Exploring Poland

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This week, our plans changed somewhat. As plans tend to do when you go on a lovely 10k walk along the beach! More on that in a minute, first let me tell you about Gdansk, Sopot & Gdynia. Gdansk is where we will be based, and you’ll find it pretty much front-and-centre on the very […]

Ellie’s Travel Adventure – From Paris to Poland

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Dzien dobry from Poland! I have to admit that since the last blog, we’ve not spent one night in the van. But that will soon change! So anyway, how did we get here? I spoke last week about the ferry crossing to France, but, as you can imagine, with Covid & Brexit both having something […]

Ellie’s Travel Adventure – London, Woolacombe & leaving the UK

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Bonjour! … Merci… Oui, oui baguette?! That is the full extent of my French, I’m ashamed to say. But I thought I should try considering I’m writing this from our first European country in the van! That’s right, we’ve braved the borders and we’re on the continent! Let me fill you in on the week […]

Ellie’s Travel Adventure – Hurst Spit & Piglets Day Out

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Wow, another week has flown by! People have been asking how long we’ve been in the van now … my immediate response is ‘’oh, about a month’’ … but given that we’re on blog number 8, I guess it’s closer to 2…! We’ve been enjoying the beauty of the South coast this week. I know […]