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…

Lost Gardens of Heligan and Rame

24/10/18 -25/10/18 Travelling around Cornwall, you do see some funny place names, chip shop is my fav up to now, followed by London apprentice, Antony, Cake, Crapstone to name but a few Well todays travels take us to The Lost Gardens of Heligan  its been on my to see list for a while and it hasn’t…

Dartmoor Forest – Tintagel

20/10/18 – 23/10/18 Devon to Cornwall Well we have had 3 days wild camping on Dartmoor, beautiful place, with the wild horses. Plenty of walks and we had our first run for a while, just a small 4 miler for me. Onwards and upwards, or as usual in my case a downward slope ! Had…

Snowdon and Hellsmouth

Saturday 12/05/18 – Sunday 13/05/18 After our goodbye to Catherine it’s goodbye to Beaumaris Next stop Snowdonia, stop to look at the scenery along the way, well no I tell a lie, I spotted a Mr Whippy van and it was like a blast from the past, it just had to be done with red…

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…

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…

Zamora to Bonar

Friday 07/04/18 to Saturday 08/04/18 Zamora and another lovely parking spot for the night looking out at this view Over  the city and  the River Duero and of course more churches the Santa Maria Magdalena de Zamora, and storks !! The plaza where the trees and flowers are in full bloom. The Palacio de Los Momos…

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…