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…

A visit to friends is needed.

Almunecar to Alhama de Granada to Cala de Mijas – 15/03/18  – 18/03/18 We decide to leave Almunecar and head up to see our friends Leia, Sugar, Bella and her 9 pups…..oh I mean Denise and Paul in Alhama de Granada. Alhama de Granada is a town in the province of Granada, the name is…

Its getting warmer

06/02/18 – 08/02/18 – Stop on an Aire in Vera for the night, to do some washing….us and the clothes. Can finally go hatless for  a few days till the ratstails reappear and it’s  back on again. The sun is shining with no cold wind blowing, bliss, tan here I come, well after our run…

Rebuilding and running

30/09/17 – We now have a month to get going on the van, so this is us up to now First things first tea for the two workers Most of the insulation is now done apart from the roof and bits around the window, skylight has been ordered so thats the next job along with…

Its finally window installation day

19/09/2017  – Well we have been insulating like crazy when work, time and weather allows. Still not finished, but can at last see an end. The floor is insulated and down. Spare room is getting emptied, thank goodness as the work is getting done. I am now apprentice carpenter !!!! Sweeper, foam filler and most…

Out with the old in ( hopefully) with the new 

Well having decided we will now build our own van, it’s with tears in our eyes we wave goodbye to Seamus New van being sought as we speak, lwb is all I know as vans is mans stuff !!! So any tips, help or ideas are most welcome. Anyway we are over half way through…

Merry-sur-Yonne

Thursday 27/04/2017 Leave Never, but make sure to stop at the most wonderful Patisserie ever, the array was bloody wonderful Omg what to pick ?????? Well this is what we picked, and bloody gorgeous they were thank you. On our way to the campsite passed through misery !!! Ahhh poor town, have tried to google…

Bonascre to Lisle-s-Tarn

Sunday – Monday – Tuesday 23/04/2017 – 24/04/2017 – 25/04/2017 Arrive at our camperstop, right by a lake and forest, lovely walks and runs !!! and the sun is shinning so we stay 2 days. Take a stroll into town for a cafe au lait or two Some weird and wonderful buildings Only thing with…

Bot to Andorra

Thursday 20/04/2017 Bot – Well another gem of a site Terra Alta camping, (wow.campvalira.com) hidden away in the countryside an ACSI site €18.00 a night all in. Wonderful walks and had a practice jog, getting better is all I will say Friday 21/04/2017 -Next morning up bright and early, so small run for me, longer…

Almunecar

Wednesday 12/04/17 – Sunday 16/04/2017 Well working through my jetlag, the only thing a person can do is rest and eat, plus all the supermarkets are shut Thursday and Friday so we have to go out to eat !! Drat and double drat as Robin would say to batman. Stop at a lovely little restaurant…