Our adventures in France

The Meung & The Hopeless

18th March 2019 6

Love is never having to say you’re sorry, they say. Well, we love France but er… sorry! We seem to be all discombobulated by finding [more…]

Top of the Chartres

15th March 2019 4

You know, I often suspect that many of our readers check in just to see what sort of disaster we’ve managed to create this time. [more…]


13th March 2019 1

‘See you on the other side’ he said. ‘From Northern Spain’ he said. ‘Hopefully in the sunshine’ he said. So can anybody tell me why [more…]

Thank You Ferry Much

30th October 2016 2

“Turn left at Place du Bac, then board the ferry….” “…WHAT?” It served us right. Regular readers will be well aware of our love-hate relationship [more…]

8 Brays a Week

28th October 2016 4

When we woke in our field at Cap Hague, the breeze had blown the fog away to reveal a beautiful sunny morning for a tootle [more…]

So – Phare. So good!

26th October 2016 7

Apologies for the extended radio silence – it seems that the Cotentin Peninsula (the sticky-out bit with Cherbourg at the top) is in a dead [more…]

Going in-Seine

23rd October 2016 1

Brrr! That was a bit chilly. We’re just thawing out with a hot milky coffee back in the van after a breezy walk on the [more…]

Oh Valery

21st October 2016 3

“Zut alors, Pierre – is zat un tourist Anglais? In Octobre?” “Sacré bleu Henri I sink zat you are right – Allez vite! Double ze [more…]

Here Comes the Sâone

3rd August 2016 0

Mâcon turned out to be a clean and friendly municipal campsite; we enjoyed a three-night break there and took the opportunity to give Vince a [more…]

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