Let the partying begin

27/10/2018 – Where the fun begins Plymouth Gin Distillery Well it’s the bash of the year, my lovely brother John and soon to be sis in law Elaine have invited us to Plymouth Gin, where we are treated to Sloe Gin cocktails on arrival, sweeties on the tables and great company, my sort of do. 29/10/2018…

Black Country Museum and Weymouth

15/10/18 – 19/10/18 A much awaited visit to The Living Black Country Museum This cottage was lived in until 1968 when they dismantled it and rebuilt it at the museum, it had no electric or gas just the coal fire. electric bus ? Breakfast stop of red velvet cake and coffee, very naughty morning as…

We are on our way

13/09/18 – 10/10/18 Barmouth to Mold After finishing work we have a couple of days organising the van mot and service, this is done in Harlech and as we have 3 hours to kill we go up into Harlech for a soggy walk, yep raining again. Only so much rain two people and two furry…

I see travel on the horizon

21/05/18 – 12/09/18 Well a wonderful season at Trawsdir with lots of lovely people popping in to see us. and visiting places old and new, stunning Snowdon Nantcol waterfall and trail Fairbourne on the ferry and train And of course Potmadog, Cricceith, Harlech and Marshalling at Dolgellau Cadair Idris run and beautiful Barmouth. It will…

Back to Wales

30/04/18 – 09/05/18 Well what a wonderful week we have had visiting friends and relatives, eating out at numerous places and just enjoying being here, the weather has gone from freezing with hats and coats on to boiling. Chilling up at Moel Famau   Watching a microlight take off and land   Walking up Moel…

Chateau Larcher -Sainte-Maure de Touraine

Sunday 15/04/18 – Saturday 21/04/17 Our tea and biccy stop in the little village of Mansle   Then onto Chateau Larcher lovely little site €5.50 per night with electric,   had a wander into town   And in the morning a small 4km run, and the war of the planks not to brag no hold…

St Jean-de-Luz – Lanton

Wednesday 11/04/18 – Friday 13/04/18 Another long, windy, wet road, we decide it’s campsite time for us and book into the Creme Erromardie Campsite, right by the sea, in St Jean-de-Luz lovely city but today is not the day to explore the wind is blowing a hooley and it’s freezing. So we settle on a swim…

Caseres to Plasencia

Tuesday 03/04/18 – Thursday 05/04/18 Have a wander around Caseres, keep finding places we haven’t seen before   Have a last coffee Its a bit of a funny day black clouds one side of us And lovely blue skies the other !!! Well get the van back on Thursday all fixed and happy 😊 brand…

Badajoz to Caceras

Friday 23/03/18 – Sunday 25/03/18 Badajoz city has a degree of eminence, crowned as it is by the ruins of a Moorish castle and overlooking the Guadiana river, which flows between the castle-hill and the powerfully armed fort of San Cristobal. The architecture of Badajoz is indicative of its tempestuous history; even the Badajoz Cathedral, built in 1238, resembles…