Blog Archives

Bordeaux….Les Girondins

We set off from Capbreton, aiming to stay at an aire on the Gironde, but diverted to Camping Beau Soleil in Bordeaux when the windscreens wipers (essuie-glaces as I now know them to be) packed in, and we needed a

Tagged with: , , , , , , ,
Posted in 2012 Autumn

Capbreton

Saturday 17th November. We set off early (ish) from the Hendaye aire and had breakfast and a walk on this cliff top about 5 miles up the road. It is a leisurely drive of about 30 miles then, through Biarritz,

Tagged with:
Posted in 2012 Autumn

Colin’s Blog – In the Doghouse

I have been a bit poorly, I have had a bad tummy and was feeling very sorry for myself. I was lying on my back with my feet in the air doing my best to look ‘hangdog’, when I heard

Tagged with: ,
Posted in 2012 Autumn

Francia

Friday 16th November. We drove from Navarete via Pamplona, to Hendaye Plage, a small French coastal town just over the border from Spain. It was another stunning journey, through gorges lined with golden trees. We had lunch near this wood,

Tagged with: , , ,
Posted in 2012 Autumn

Aranjuez to Navarrete

C’mon guys….only one entrant for the statue caption competition so far  (it was a good entry ….and is in the running for the prize….a bottle of genuine Spanish Cava…)…get your thinking caps on. Today we drove 364 km North to

Tagged with: , ,
Posted in 2012 Autumn

Aranjuez

Aranjuez is 50 km South of Madrid, and previously the spring retreat for the Spanish royal family. We arrived here yesterday November 13th (after a couple of supermarket stops to invest in some christmas cava), and set out for a

Tagged with:
Posted in 2012 Autumn

Snow.

We are in Camping Las Lomas, a site about 15 km East of Granada, in the Sierra Nevada, at just over 1000 metres. It rained at our level last night (Jim will be pleased to hear), and we have snow

Tagged with: ,
Posted in 2012 Autumn

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 220 other followers

Places Visited
Dordogne Guide
Our Guide to Bordeaux, the Médoc and the Dordogne

Our Dordogne Guide Book is now available. See motorhomefrance.com

Timeline of Blog Posts
May 2018
M T W T F S S
« Oct    
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031