The highs and lows of not researching your destinations!
If you read my last post, or if you’ve visited Venice before, you’ll know that Venice is expensive. There’s not much to do for free, and lots of opportunities to be scammed. Careful planning really helps with this city, more than most places! So we obviously made that easy for ourselves by planning a 3 […]
Wednesday 5th June Taking advantage of my apparent health improvement, we were up in good time to get in our first bit of hiking. We had seen in our Cicerone walking guide that there was a good hike involving a mountain just beyond our village. Actually, the hike suggested getting the cable car up to […]
Sunday 2 June 2019 We’ve skipped out the wedding as that requires too much thought and too many words for a quick blog on our travels! However it was a ridiculous, amazing wonderful and exhausting 3 days of the best time with all our friends and families. Sadly though, I somehow picked up a bug […]
Tuesday 28 May 2019 An early start! Up at 04h30, and left at 05h30 with all 1500l of car storage utilised, heading for folkestone. Smooth driving and a faultless crossing, we were leaving Calais at 09h30 (CET) for lunch in Nonancourt. Le Grand Cerf was lovely, Declan having a spring salad and creme brulée and […]