Monthly Archives: November 2014

The Last Post

We spent Monday night on the aire at Les Bordes (N47.810474,E2.40763), conveniently close to the D952. This is a good aire, adjacent to a lake and wood and with free water and drainage. The intention had been to lodge at

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Posted in - France, 2014 Autumn, Pont de l'Arche, Upper Normandy

Narbonne Plage to Saint Pourçain-sur-Sioule

We left Narbonne Plage aiming for La Couvertoirade, a fortified town in the Midi-Pyrenees, 70 miles to the north. However it is high in the mountains and the weather here was dire….low cloud, poor visibility and rain so we moved

Posted in - France, 2014 Autumn, Auvergne, St Pourcain-sur-Sioule

L’Estartit to Narbonne Plage

We are heading home to the UK; the next few posts may only be of interest to other boring old gaffers with motorhomes who like to ramble along slowly, and like to read about stopovers and routes through France. Yesterday

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Posted in - France, - Spain, 2014 Autumn, Catalonia, L'Estartit, Languedoc-Roussillon, Narbonne Plage, RouteNorththroughFrance, Routes

Exercise Time

The boss has designated today as a cleaning day, in preparation for the trip home, so I shall have to take the torpid terriers for some exercise. There are plenty of cats to chase here, ‘tho, truth be told, Colin

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Posted in - Spain, 2014 Autumn, Catalonia

Out For Lunch

On Tuesday we explored a bit further afield with the bikes; this is the route that we followed…courtesy of viewranger, the app we use to track our cycling. We set off along the River Ter and then diverted into Torroella

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Posted in - Spain, 2014 Autumn, Catalonia, Torroella de Montgri

My Boyfriend has a Yellow Head.

We are becoming goat’s cheese salad connoisseurs. This is the version from a cafe in Torroella. There is a warm (grilled?) chunk of ‘Chèvre de Cabra’ on a generous pile of lettuce, raisins and walnuts, dressed with olive oil and

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Posted in - Spain, 2014 Autumn, Catalonia, L'Estartit, Torroella de Montgri

Torroella…Los Americanos

On Monday we cycled along the promenade to L’Estartit and then along the cycle way to Torroella de Montgrí. We had a swim en route. Well not all of us. We had lunch close to the pretty main square. These

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Posted in - Spain, 2014 Autumn, Catalonia, Torroella de Montgri

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