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…

Back to Blighty

Monday – Tuesday  01/5/2017 – 02/5/2017 Monday and its our last day in France, we are in Gravelines, the name is derived from the Dutch Gravenenga meaning Counts Canal. we decide to go out for our last meal before we head off back to the U.K. tomorrow, only to find that its a bank holiday,…

Auxerre

Friday /Saturday/Sunday 28/04/2017 -30/04/2017 Stopped at a camperstop right by the side of the Yonne river beautiful place and made even more beautiful by having a frites van there that evening, Dave was in dire need of a chip fix and these were real chips !!!!!? Abbey St – Germain Joan of Arcs stained glass…

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…

France and France

Tuesday 13/12/2016 Cleres – Saints  Marie de Tourane A beautiful historic town the building below was from 1050, all so interesting. Please note Daves arty pic, the van at night !! He came running in after taking the dogs for a walk saying quick give me the camera, I thought he had seen an owl,…

Time to migrate again

Sunday 11/12/2016 – Folkstone to Boulogne sur Mer Came over on the tunnel again, it really is the perfect way to go across or underneath as in this case, the channel, sit in the van with the mutts having a cuppa and et voila in 35 mins we are there. Decided on a short run…

UK here we come

      Friday 24/06/2016 – Saturday 25/0602016 Left L’escale camping for our exit from France over on the channel tunnel, not a smooth crossing, I don’t know what happened but it seemed like we were travelling on a vibration plate, must have lost a few pounds with all the shaking, Nala is scarred for life !!…