France and it can only mean one thing ……….CAKES !!!

29/10/18 – A late ish train on Monday 8.30pm which turned into 7.10pm for us Yey result and as we know where we are parking for the night it’s a quick half hour drive to Gravelines, it’s a lovely place but every time we go there, it’s raining and blowing a hooley, tonight is no…

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…

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…

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 – Semana Santa

Monday 26/03/18 – Sunday 01/04/18 A beautiful day so sod the garage, sat in the sun and watched the Griffon Vultures, circling overhead, (stuck Nala in the  van, just incase they got a bit peckish !!) counted l6 a wonderful sight and even better with the binocs. The site we are staying at is Camping Caseres…

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…

Hello my sunny friend

Almunecar – Sunday 04/03/18 – Tuesday 13/03/18 The sun has been seen !!!  The weather is  s l o w l y  getting better, we can get out now, but the coats are back on !!! The beach has taken a bit of a bashing But Almunecar is still looking lovely and as the week…

Hurricane Emma has hit us

Tues 27/02/18 – Sat 03/03/18 Well our penultimate day in Comares we have a walk up to the camping bar for our ” last Comares meal”. I am togged out with my thermal top, M&S gilet and leggings (a Chrissy pressie from the mother) don’t want to be too hot, weather a bit nippy so…

On holiday with Hoon

Wednesday 14/02/18 – Thursday 22/02/18 Comares Well big surprise June arrived from U.A.E we get to see her and stay in a house !!! Win win spent a lovely week chilling, catching some rays, nattering, eating, laughing and playing cards, yes the Almunecar 3 are back, June pretends she has forgotten how to play !!!…