Monthly Archives: September 2014

a pied all day!

a day without the car to blow the cobwebs away! after a deliberately slow start to the day, we needed to recover from the morning before, we took the boardwalk to calvi. the day was magnificent again, blue sea dotted … Continue reading

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la pinede, calvi

for regular readers, the usual complaint, got wifi but it is s-l-o-wwwww! 🙂 maybe i’ll find a cafe with a faster one. on the campsite we have paid 20 euros for a week’s worth of wifi but can only use … Continue reading

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flying flamingoes

leaving arles behind us but not before visiting the musee reattu (very interesting) we headed for the carmargue despite the lousy signposting which tried to scupper our endeavours! the hotel had offered to look after our bags until we were … Continue reading

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wiggerly windy

Arriving at this hotel in high season must be a nightmare.  Nothing that I had read prepared me for the exercise! We wound round tiny, narrow streets until we were faced with the correct one but found access barred by … Continue reading

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wiggerly windy

Arriving at this hotel in high season must be a nightmare.  Nothing that I had read prepared me for the exercise! We wound round tiny, narrow streets until we were faced with the correct one but found access barred by … Continue reading

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arles

The peacocks have landed! Quaint, old and pretty hotel buried in the back streets by the rhone…..    

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take me with you!

!  After the usual howling, puking and pooing, ginge and his more discreet oppo, marmalade, were deposited at the pension at montvalent. Their only neighbour was a beautiful grey cat. Clearly the ongoing crise and rubbish summer weather are affecting … Continue reading

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decisions, decisions…

Packing is hard when you can’t just lob it all in the capacious camper! 🙂  

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