France to Ainsa in Spain

09/11/18 – Today we head for the Pyrenees and Espania, yes our second home. But first things first as its our last day in France, yes must get some cakes Passed all the empty ski resorts waiting for the snow and customers and glad to have a good day to travel, check the Aragnouet to Bielsa…

Mont-de-Marrast – Sauvignon

08/11/18 – Lovely little French town of Mont-de-Marrast only stayed the night, oh and bought cakes, then set off again in the morning for the Spanish boarder.   We both breathed in pretty hard going over and through this bridge !   09/11/18 – Souvignon what an interesting and pretty town.   there were pictures…

Saint Mathieu and La Chapelle-Montmoreau

04/11/18 – Arrive late at our resting place Saint Mathieu a lovely spot right by a large lake and walks. Up next morning ready for a swim and jog…..yeh right, but oh no where is the lake (see the white spot opposite the lake that’s our van) I see the no swimming sign, so that…

St Maure-de-Tourane, Lathus Saint Rémy & Bellac

01/11/2018 – Sometimes there are just campsites that you just have to come back to and this is one of them, Aire du Bois Chaudron, 4 euros a night, all the amenities, which are extra but very reasonable, is one of those, so we stop for two nights. Right next the a small forest, a…

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…

Heading back to the U.K.

Sunday 22/04/18 – 29/04/18 Stopped off in Vendome for our lunch break Then travelled on to the small village of Saint-Denis-les-Ponts, lovely little parking spot, Baby made a new friend on our walk. Monday 23/04/18 Back to Gravelines where we stayed last year as it’s the tunnel tomorrow Then Tuesday morning we go for a…

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…

Posada de Valdeon – Bermeo

Sunday 09/04/18 –  Tuesday 11/04/18 head off into the mountain, and the Camino Santiago de Campostella. our lunch stop At 5 and a half thousand feet up we hit the real cold and snow. See people with skis, so we stop for a quick snowball fight And a snow rest then head off to the…

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…