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Slow road to Cyprus – the epilogue!

Reflecting back on our seven weeks road and sea trip from Bath, UK to Cyprus, most things went really well but there are still two open questions outstanding from earlier blogs: Would we do it again? Where are we planning to go next? Without any … Continue reading

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Slow road to Cyprus – what did we learn?

Reflecting back on our seven weeks road and sea trip from Bath, UK to Cyprus, most things went pretty well. It took us quite a bit of time to reflect before trying to answer the question “What did we learn?” Well, here are a few … Continue reading

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Slow road to Cyprus – Do we have any tips?

  Reflecting back on our seven weeks road and sea trip from Bath, UK to Cyprus, most things went pretty well. Here are a few tips: Do your homework and plan your trip carefully in advance Stay at least two nights at each location Book … Continue reading

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Slow road to Cyprus – What was the funniest moment?

Reflecting back on our seven weeks road and sea trip from Bath, UK to Cyprus, most things went pretty well. Probably, the funniest moment was May 1 in Frankfurt, Germany. Even the Germans,  who are known for their restrained sense of humor were all smiling … Continue reading

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Slow road to Cyprus – What were the low points?

Reflecting back on our seven weeks road and sea trip from Bath, UK to Cyprus, most things went pretty well. The low points were probably related to picking up our cargo cruise from Salerno, Italy to Limassol, Cyprus. To be fair, right from the beginning … Continue reading

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Slow road to Cyprus – what went wrong?

  Reflecting back on our seven weeks road and sea trip from Bath, UK to Cyprus, most things went pretty well. Our SatNav system was generally excellent but it played up spectacularly a few times Directing us into the sea when we arrived … Continue reading

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Slow road to Cyprus – what went well?

Reflecting back on our seven weeks road and sea trip from Bath, UK to Cyprus, most things went pretty well. Here are a few pointers for other potential travellers: We found Tripadvisor.com very helpful in planning and costing our over-night … Continue reading

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