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    Overlanding in Italy: Tips, Tricks & Hidden Gems for Your Next Adventure

    Italy might not be the first place you think of when it comes to an overlanding adventure but it’s certainly worth considering. We spent ten weeks overlanding in Italy over the winter of 2022-23 and we’re so glad we gave it a chance. Everybody knows Italy is filled with rich history, vibrant culture, plus some of the best food in the world, but it also has some stunning natural sites to explore. Italy isn’t just home to the likes of the Alps and Mount Vesuvius. We spent a lot of time discovering quiet little corners of the country that we…

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    Overlanding in Albania

    Overlanding in Albania is certainly an experience. This relatively undiscovered country is one of extremes. From the hustle and bustle of the port city of Durrёs or the capital Tirana, to the empty expansive hill country in the north, Albania…

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    Overlanding in Shetland

    Overlanding in Shetland gives you the perfect opportunity to explore rugged hills, empty beaches and islands packed full of history. The Shetland Islands are situated way off the north coast of Scotland, almost as close to Norway as to the…

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    Where to visit when Overlanding in Andalusia?

    Overlanding in Andalusia may just have been one of the best bits of our winter trip to Spain. Andalusia (Andalucía in Spanish) is the second-largest region in Spain and seems to account for most of the sunny South, but beachlife…

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    Overlanding in the Basque Country

    The Basque Country, in the North-East corner of Spain is a beautiful region that often gets forgotten about. You might recognise one or two city names, but this region is also home to rugged coastlines, snowy mountains and villages that…

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    Alternatives to the NC500

    The NC500 is probably the most well-known driving route in the UK right now, and with good reason! It’s a road trip that gives you everything you could want. There are stunning beaches, quaint villages, ancient castles, and mountain passes…

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    Building your own Overland Habitation Box

    Choosing how to build your Overland habitation box is a big decision; it’s going to be your home after all. There are so many options when it comes to what to make your box from. Your decision is going to…

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    Top things to see and do in Orkney

    As the Orkney Overlanders, we thought it was only fitting that one of our first travel posts should be about the Orkney Islands! Having both spent the largest portions of our lives living in Orkney we can get a little…

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    How to find and buy an Overlander truck

    Choosing your Overlander truck is a big decision. This vehicle is going to be your home (part-time or full-time). You might be planning on travelling all the way around the world with it – so there’s a lot riding on…

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    Top 20 overlander and travel gift ideas

    Are you struggling to find the perfect gift idea for that special adventurer in your life? Do they just shrug when you ask and tell you they’re not fussed about getting anything? Might this be because they can’t politely tell…