Monthly Archives: October 2015

Road Trip 2015

Road Trip 2015

It’s been a two years since the last European road trip, and just over a year ago that I was driving up and down the East coast of North America for most of August. As with the last European journey, this one took place over the Toussaint holiday, but this time it was just me and Catherine. The venerable and much abused Renault had recently got a new alternator and gear shifter assembly, the rear tires were less than a year old, but still I wondered if I should upgrade my insurance to some sort of broader coverage (2,000km towing radius, rental car, hotel stay, etc.) just in case – there had been problems before. Continue Reading