Flip-flops and Woolly Hats Our Story

The New Job

It’s not everyday you get to start a new job, something unlike anything you’ve ever done before, with your partner. Yet here we are, doing just that. We’re all set up, settling in, and...

Canterbury Tales

Summer is nearly here and for us that means a temporary end to our European travels. We’re headed to Canterbury to spend the next 6 months as Holiday Site Assistants at the Canterbury Camping...

The last few stops before home.

For a few years, I’ve been seeing lovely pictures of people having a great time on their travels in Honfleur and I’ve been keen to visit there. Now that we’re finally travelling along the...

Lest we forget

Normandy is often described as the Devon to Brittany’s Cornwall. There’s no doubt that this is a beautiful part of the world and it’s easy to see the resemblance between the West Country and...

Breizh

Now that we’re on the west coast, it’s time to slowly start to make our way north again. The sun is finally shining, and we’re finding lots of lovely places to explore along the...

Go West!

Our hunt for better weather continues and we decide to start a BIG drive west, aiming for La Rochelle with a 1 night stopover in between. Our route takes us through some of the...

En Provence

At last an opportunity to explore the Provence. We’re keen to get to the coast but we want to visit a few spots at least. A quick search on the internet, and a request for...

The Roman Way

After our visit to Montpellier, we want to see more Roman history. Initially we decide to try to find an aire near Nîmes to visit the amphitheatre and viaduct there. We learn about a...

Old friends, New adventures

Now that we’re finally in the south of France, it’s time to relax for a few days and do some exploring. As we start pouring over the map of the area, we realise we’re...

The long way down

Finally, the time was here for Rex and us to head across the channel to the south of France. We have a good few weeks left before we have to be in Canterbury, so...