Monthly Archives: February 2022


This is an old windmill at Carboneras, a Spanish coastal town in the Cabo de Gâta natural park, where we stopped overnight on the way South. There is a nice be-palmed cycle track. We cycled out to the west of

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Posted in - Spain, 2022 Spring, Almeria, Carboneras

Marjal Costa Blanca

Elvis, Robot waiters, Flamingos…It’s all here… The Alannia resort at Crevillent is not to everyone’s taste; it’s very big, maybe 500-1000 pitches, and well provided with stuff to do; heated swimming pool, sauna, pétanque, Padel (like tennnis but slightly smaller

Posted in - Spain, 2022 Spring, Catrall, Valencia

El Palomar

We stopped overnight at the inland Spanish village of El Palomar, en route to the sun. The village is surrounded by orange and olive groves.

Posted in - Spain, 2022 Spring, El Palomar, Valencia

Valentines Day at Cala d’Oques

Don’t trust your sat nav! This was our suggested route to the camping at Cala d’Orques. We would have got through, but without wing mirrors. We stopped overnight near Tarragona at a campsite called Cala d’Oques, or the Creek of

Posted in - Spain, 2022 Spring, Cala d’Oques, Tarragona


No, not me after a night on the town. It’s Salvador Dali, Spanish surrealist artist born here in Figueres in 1904. We moved on to spend the night in L’Estartit, in the Bay of Roses.

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Posted in - Spain, 2022 Spring, Catalonia, Figueres


We stopped off in Bordeaux for a few hours, to get a couple of bits added to the camping car and explore some old favourite places. Next stop is Figueres in Catalunya, and the Salvador Dali museum.

Posted in 2022 Spring, Bordeaux

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