A Quiet February

We had known the start of the year was going to be quiet as the van, Jean-Luc, was going back to Highbridge for the habitation service and some warranty work.

What I did not count on was being quite ill through most of February, in fact we only managed to get away for a brief […]


Dawlish is just two miles from where we are staying and a quick bus ride took us to the town centre where there was a seasonal flavour to the street market that lined the main road through the town.

Dawlish Beech

We took a walk to the beach and had a quick look at […]

Germany 2016

Germany 2016 was to be our first trip abroad in Jean-Luc, we had been to the Isle of Wight in the Delaware but that doesn’t really count, so we set off to Portsmouth for the Thursday overnight ferry to Le Havre.

I have to say I was nervous going abroad with Jean-Luc after all he […]

Scotland 2016

We set off early on Friday from Sutton Scotney in Hampshire, having stayed at a Brit Stop overnight, to drive to Glencoe.

By fortune rather than good planning we missed all of the bad traffic around Birmingham, Manchester and Glasgow, we arrived at Glencoe in glorious sunshine at around three in the afternoon and by […]