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Week 53

Day 365 – Friday 8th March 2019 A lovely sunny morning in Peñíscola. Today it is one year since I retired; I had a late breakfast with Rob Bristow then walked out of Swanwick for the last time. Have I … Continue reading

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Julie’s Year

Julie:  I can not believe it has been a year since Tom and I retired, and we set off on our travels around Europe in our beloved Hymer Motorhome called Nelly, and with the little Honda Motorbike called Zippy. The … Continue reading

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Week 52

Day 358 – Friday 1st March 2019 A lovely sunny morning. We want to spend April & May on the French Riviera and I’ve spent the best part of two days emailing a French campsite about a booking. You can’t … Continue reading

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Week 51

Day 351 – Friday 22nd February 2019 Another sunny day in Andalusia and a morning walk on the beach. After lunch I took Julie to the Faro Cabo de Gata for a look at the jagged coastline. Day 352 – … Continue reading

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Week 50

Day 344 – Friday 15th February 2019 A sunny morning and we packed up for the short drive to the next site. The entire site is laid with gravel and you can watch Netflix on the free WiFi. Camping Mar … Continue reading

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Week 49

Day 337 – Friday 8th February 2019 Yet another beautiful day in Andalusia. Off on Zippy to Nerja. For some reason I’d got it in my head that Nerja was a beautiful old historic medieval town; not so. It’s a … Continue reading

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Week 48

Day 330 – Friday 1st February 2019 Woke up to a howling wind and heavy rain but it’d cleared up by lunchtime and we took a ride on Zippy into Marbella. The old town part of Marbella is quite small … Continue reading

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Week 47

Day 323 – Friday 25th January 2019 Another sunny day in Andalusia. Today we’re moving on to Tarifa, the southernmost point on mainland Spain. The lady at reception told me to go and see if there was a suitable pitch … Continue reading

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Week 46

Day 316 – Friday 18th January 2019 A cold start to the day in Seville. Once we’d packed up and Cfor had had a run about we set off for El Rocío. El Rocío is a strange town. There is … Continue reading

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Week 45

Day 309 – Friday 11th January 2019 Another sunny day, a little chilly in the breeze but beautiful nonetheless.  As it’s our last full day in Portugal after lunch we went on a ride in the countryside on Zippy. Ended … Continue reading

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