Vagabond Cats




The Goal: 22 Countries, 31,000km 1 Year across Europe!

We’re Crossing Europe by car and sharing it all with you!

Andre & Sofia starting the roadtrip

This is Us!

Hey, nice to meet you! We’re Sofia and André from Portugal!

Tufas before the roadtrip

Our cats

This is Tufas. Our sneaky companion on this journey!

Luna before the roadtrip

Our cats

This is Luna, the sweetest cat in the world

Vitara before the roadtrip

Our Old Car!

And an old Suzuki Vitarra traveling across Europe.

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154 days on the road – Montenegro

We just arrived in Montenegro, the 11th country on our trip. In 5 months we visited half the countries we wanted to: 22. "We wanted" because the list continues to increase. 154 days traveling. We leave behind many adventures, friends that we will surely meet again and...

Day 143 – Jekovacka Tabija

The Yellow Bastion The Jekovacka Tabija is also known as the Yellow Bastion because of its yellow stones. The name came from the Bosnian word "jeko" that means echo in sound but it can also mean hauling sound when in pain. The Jekovacka Tabija is also known as the...

Church of the Archangels Michael and Gabriel

Old Orthodox Church - Sarajevo Legend and mythical powers Known in the area as the "Old Orthodox Church" this building passes almost unnoticed. If it were not for the church tower we would not distinguish it from an old family house. The building was built in the 15th...

Rovinj – Croatia

Rovinj - Istrian Peninsula Located on the west coast of the Istrian Peninsula, Rovinj is one of the 9 cities of Istria. It was an island until 1763 but today, with all the construction, there is no separation from the continent. Here the houses were built practically...

Day 110 – Pula Castle

History and lovely views This castle, located in the central Pula hilltop is 34m above the sea. The story of this place started long before the construction of this baroque fortress from the 17th century that you can see here. Due to its strategic position, Pula has a...

Day 90 – Cesena and the Malatestiana Library

Cesena  With less than 100000 inhabitants, Cesena is a small town in the heart of Romagna. Being in the center of Romagna the most used language is Romagnol: a local dialect that I confess I didn't even know it existed. Like any Italian city, there is no lack of...

About Vagabond Cats

Welcome, we're André and Sofia and this is our Travel Blog! We're road tripping Europe for 1 Year with our 2 cats and sharing what we see and learn along the way!

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Our Home Base!

This is our home base 🙂 And where the adventure begins!


Portugal's capital and the first stop in our journey!


Our 2nd stop on our way to Spain!

Time to recover from the journey and get ready for the amazing Spain.


Spain! We're here!

Our first stop in Spain was the beautiful Cádiz, we explored for 2 days. A city worth visiting!


Just one night to get some rest.

We will be back in another time to see this great city with more attention.


What a place! Don't miss our post about Gibraltar.

Polop de la Marina

Our home base for some time.

Getting some rest and planning our next steps.


The "New York" of the Mediterranean. Now more about this city on our post!


Valencia is a beautiful city and well worth the visit if you're in the region.


What an amazing place! If you could choose just one city to visit in Spain: consider putting Barcelona on the list.


Andorra is definitely the right place to visit in the winter. 
The snow activities that you can find in this country will keep you warm for sure!


1 day stop on our way to Saint Chamond!

Saint Chamond

Our home base for our 1 month in France!


A lovely town with the most adorable Christmas Market!


Lyon is a magnificent city. The buildings, the rivers and the snow. We fell in love!


1 day stop on our way to Florence!


Stop Nº2 on our way to Florence!


Our home base in Italy!


Here you can find the amazing Malatestiana Library 


Treviso, Italy. A quick stop before Croatia.


Our home base in Croatia!

Limski Kanal

The sea in the middle of the mountains.


Smallest City in the World.


A beautiful city built almost on the sea.


Our first stop in Bosnia!


A city that is worth visiting!


The white city! Capital of Serbia.


Our first stop in Montenegro. A lot of snow but a lovely view!


a 2 weeks stop in Ulcinj to appreciate nature.  


Beautiful seaside city with a charming marina.


A magical walled city by the shore.


Montenegro's Capital.


Kosovo's Capital.


Capital of Albânia


Saranda, beautiful beaches in Albânia


Thessaloniki second biggest city in Greece.


Macedonia's Capital Skopje

Makta Canyon

A beautiful canyon just a few kilometres outside the capital.

Mavrovo Lake

The largest artificial lake in Macedonia, with a beautiful scenery.

Marble Lake

A lake in an old Marble Quarry.


The capital of Bulgaria.

7 Lakes

The 7 Rila Lakes

Rila Monastery

Rila Monastery


A week of sunshine and beach, just what we needed.


Romania's capital continues to be an amazing city to visit!


Transilvania country!


on our way to Ukraine!


our home base in Ukraine 🙂 


Here you can find the Holy Trinity Church. An amazing building in the UNESCO Heritage List. 


Hey Poland! It's nice to see you Krakow!


The biggest artificial lake in Ukraine! 


Just a quick hop away from Prague.

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