Hello Spain, let’s spend some time together

28/01/18  – Bellcaire d’emporda – Sant Feliu de Guixols Left the chateaux bright and early 7.00a.m. !!!! Mist on the ground, sun in the sky. As it’s the last day in France, we do a cake reccy, and yes at this ungodly hour we find an open boulongerie and not only open but full of…

Arras -Villecomte-Prades-de-la-Lez

26/01/18 Leave lovely Arras and spent most of the day driving today, so we are now just above Dijon, nearly halfway to the Spanish boarder, lots of flooding as we drive along.   Tonight’s campsite is at Villecomte a little gem found on Park 4 night   and completely free!! The neighborhood watchdog came out to greet…

Day 1 in France, Arras

25/01/18 – Calais to Arras Booked on the tunnel for 9.50a.m we are on our way !!! yey Arrive an hour closer to lunch ….bonus for a hungry Horrace like me !!! Ummm we are in France what shall we buy ??? Yes cakes so we arrive in Arras and go in search, find a…

Home and away

16/01/18 – 24/01/18 – Lovely brisk walk up Moel Famau, translation is “hill of the mother’s” (something I have only just found out !) and is the highest mountain within the Clwydian Range, on the boundary between Denbighshire and Flintshire in Wales.     Well plenty of visiting back in Mold including this funny, gorgeous gang…

I like to move it, move it

09/01/18 – 15/01/18 Well it’s all go literally in the Howells/Halfpenny household, time to roll up our sleeves and get painting !!!!! WHAT, yes only 5 rooms to do Dave paints al a Aussie style Well what a team between us all the painting is done, next the removal men turn up. I recognize those…

Out with the old in with the new, hello 2018

31/12/17 – 08/01/17  Three nights left in Margaret River, see us visit The Berry Farm for wine, jam, pickles and God knows what else tasting…..ummm don’t mind if I do. Then it’s a quick wash and change and on to the common for New Year’s Eve meal, which would have been lovely if they hadn’t run…