Montpellier–first impressions

OK so we’ve been here for just over 3 months, that’s just about enough time for us to start settling in and getting to know our way around the city. We obviously don’t look like new arrivals anymore as amazingly, we find more and more often, people are asking us for directions and questions in […]

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Early Morning Trip … What a Palavas!!

As I explained yesterday, we’ve found a solution to getting out and about with Charlie,by getting up at the crack of dawn, while it is still cool enough for him to be comfortable. While we were in Spain, one of the things that brought us the most joy was seeing Charlie enjoying the beaches, not so […]

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Fruit and Veg picking in France

Don’t get excited – we aren’t fruit picking to make money, we went to the local farm to get some Fruit and Veg!! It was fabulous, a massive expanse of fields all laid out beautifully with signs, very much as we have in the UK but here they have flowers too! It was a great […]

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I’ve got to start looking after my bod!!

I have suddenly realised that I am at risk of becoming what is affectionately known in the UK as a “lard arse“! This motorhome living isn’t the most energetic lifestyle. We get up, we potter around the van and then we sit, then we get lunch ready and we sit, then we wash up and […]

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Reality is sinking in, I’ll miss my friends.

Being a True Brit, I will start today’s post with news of the weather!! Today has been a glorious day, thank goodness, as yesterday we were woken by a massive storm, which resulted in me turning over in bed and going back to sleep. I can’t describe how heavenly it is to lie under the duvet, listening […]

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Too Hot to Blog? Nah!

It’s ever so nearly too hot to blog but here I slave over my keyboard! I tried desperately hard to upload some videos on to youtube last night and again today but my four minute video was going to take over 2800 minutes which by my calculations works out at well over 40 hours – so I’m […]

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Keep smiling :)

We are still baking here in the UK, but I must say, I love it.  We get far too little warm weather so I refuse to complain about it. I do have a tip that may interest you. I keep a pack of Baby Wipes in the fridge and when the heat just gets too […]

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DAY 276 (A day out!)

I used the tickets I won in the local photography comp today.  I headed off to Wisley Gardens in Surrey.  The sky was blue and the sun was out … it couldn’t have been a better day for it! I saw from the website that there was a Sculpture Trail, I was really looking forward to seeing […]

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