Category Archives: Germany

Washing clothes on the road; packing light & protecting the environment

;This is not a new discovery, far from it, but it’s one that works really well for us so I thought I’d share it with you. Whether we try to limit clothes and pack minimilistically or take everything we own, we still need to wash our clothes and with three kids who seem incapable of…

Making airbnb work for you

US AirBNB has saved our arse quite a few times; saving us from homelessness in France; allowing us to tour Europe in the summer of 2016 and encouraging us to travel the world at a fraction of the cost (in comparison to staying in hotels) however it’s also bitten us on the arse a few times…

Tears at the Memorial to the Sinti and Roma in Berlin

Sinti and Roma memorial Tucked into a quiet, tree-lined boulevard behind Brandenburger Gate is the glass walled memorial to the thousands of Sinti and Roma people who were killed during the 1940’s. Bullet holed buildings East Berlin had quite a profound effect on me, it was a very moving time and as a result there…