Last year we were eating chocolate in Aubonne, Switzerland, the previous year in Helmsley, United Kingdom and going further back it was in New Zealand. So as you can see, there is an overwhelming repetitive habit occurring with chocolate. It's true, we love eating chocolate at Easter time. If the truth is to be told, we… Continue reading Easter in a Muslim Country
When do most inspiring ideas occur? For us, it would seem they pop up when we least expect it. The Wandering Hobo idea germinated in 2007, while trying to relax during a coffee break on the deck overlooking all the work that needed to be done that day, on our small orchard/farm. It was also… Continue reading Motorhoming – The beginning
I have heard about it. I have read about it. I have been waiting for it. Finally, it has hit us! We have got tired. Really tired. Tired of moving. That time in the life of most full-time travellers. If they were honest with themselves. Mind you this isn't the end of doing housesitting and… Continue reading The Downside of Travelling Long-Term.
In this small rustic area not far from the hustle and bustle of Fethiye. Things and people moved more slowly, no doubt because the tourist season had not yet gained traction or had even started for the year. Which meant that when we came to the ruins of Kayakoy, no one gave us much thought.… Continue reading The Ghost Village of Kayakoy
In Dalyan. Spring, not Summer. Warmish not HOT. More locals out walking than tourists. One more cat, albeit only a temporary visitor, had been added to the gang. Of course, you would remember the gang from our last visit here in the Summer of 2017. This visit could not be more opposite in weather conditions.… Continue reading Neighbourhood Walks – Iztuzu Beach & more
A few simple tips on what should happen next. One of the biggest things to remember you are about to complete a service, a job of sorts. Not a paid one, though it should still be treated as one. Take pride in what you do. It is very much a happy situation to be in,… Continue reading Do you have a housesit? A few tips!
When we decided we wanted to do housesitting the next obvious step was taking the plunge with a reputable website. How did we know we had chosen the one which suited us the most? It was the one where we found the housesits we wanted to do, our first one was in Cornwall, United Kingdom,… Continue reading Want to be a housesitter?