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In Don Quijote’s footsteps

Now that we’ve mostly decided on our route, we’re heading moving south. After having a few days of sunshine, we want some more and we know we’re getting closer to some good weather! But...

Madrid at last!

The capital of Spain lies pretty much exactly in the heart of the country. It’s been on our list of places to visit for a long time but last year we changed our minds...

Where next in Spain?

Confusion reigns as we cross into Spain. Our plans are in disarray due to the storms coming in off the Bay of Biscay and we will not be exploring the North-west coast of Spain...

A Soggy tour so far…

Since we’ve left the UK, the weather has mostly not been very kind to us and our tour so far has been a rather soggy one… We would love to find some sun but...

A reunion in Créon & Bordeaux

It’s over 6 months ago since we said goodbye in Wissant, but the day is finally here when we’re all on the road again. We finally meet up again with Sarah and Andy from...

Let me Entertain you..!

If you’ve been following us on our Facebook page, you’ll know that we haven’t exactly been having the best of weather on this trip so far. In The Netherlands we had rain pretty much...

A visit to Blaye

We’re setting course for the Bordeaux and Gironde area, quietly hopeful that we will find some better weather as we head further south and towards the coast. On the way, we have a stop...

A Laundry Hostage situation…

Our travels take us south as we leave Bourges. The next stop has to be somewhere with good internet signal as we’re keen to stream the Rugby World Cup final, so we’re looking for...

A meander along the Maas

As we leave The Netherlands behind, the weather perks up slightly. We move into Belgium where we visit Namur, a city on a river-crossing with one of the biggest citadels we’ve ever seen! It’s...

Flat as a pancake?

The ‘Dutch Highlands’ are on the itinerary during this tour as I want to prove to Stuart that the Netherlands isn’t flat as a pancake. Well, Highlands may be a bit of an exaggeration...

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