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The Andorra Adventure – Day 4

Today we got up, ready and away early, by which I mean a little before 10am. Destination Biarritz! We spent most of the day travelling and ended up a little south of Biarritz in Bodin. It’s a short, but steep, walk to the village and the beach is a healthy 10 minutes away.

The Andorra Adventure – Day 3

Day 3 is in La Rochelle, just down the road actually in Chatelaillon-Plage. Lovely village with mussel and oysters being the focus here. The campsite, Port Punay has a lovely English speaking Dutch lady on reception and she kindly obliged us with pitches facing each other for our stay. We went for a jaunt into … Continue reading

The Andorra Adventure – Day 2

Day 2 and we arrived at Honfleur relatively easily. The Aires in Honflueur is very nice, costing 10 euros per day, with some electric hook ups and a motor home station with fresh water, waste and toilet emptying facilities. We pitched next to each other and had a wander to the lovely central part of … Continue reading

The Andorra Adventure – Day 1

Some time ago, I can’t remember when, my husband decided that he wanted to attend an enduro event in Andorra. For the uninitiated (like me) this is a motorbike thing! I’ll tell you more about it when we get there. So mostly what happens with these things is that the boys all pile in vans … Continue reading

A gift from an Artist

A dear friend of mine, who came to us for Christmas lunch, gave me this original watercolour he painted of Fotheringhay Bridge. He is a super artist and I’m going to try and copy this in glass for him. Fotheringhay is a close village to us and is steeped in history, most notably Fotheringhay Castle … Continue reading

Olympic Sailing

Weymouth is a loooong way from home, it’s also a long way from London for this London 2012 Olympics! There were predictions of massive traffic issues and if you look at a map you will see why, there is one road in and out of Weymouth. Debate ensued – should we even go and use … Continue reading