40 days and Counting ! You ?

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  1. snowdrops

    snowdrops Funster Life Member

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    Being really sad and having a 'days to' app on my phone, I've woken this morning to a new month and a fabulous 40 days to fantastic France icon. Brought a massive smile to my face and a little skip in my step. Command centre has another 2 weeks then it's closed til we go to avoid saturation. Spending 3 and half weeks there. So who else is counting, when do you go and how long for ? :france::wine::cycle:
     
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  2. StitchesnFluff

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    Heading France, Belgium, Germany & France end July till mid Aug.
     
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    France in 18 days time, but only for 2 weeks.

    Never been abroad in MH before so super- excited :party3:
     
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  4. snowdrops

    snowdrops Funster Life Member

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    Omg you'll love love love it :D
     
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  5. John Laidler

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    Just seven more sleeps for us! (y)
     
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  6. Broadsman

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    49 days and counting for our first ever trip to France in a MH for 16 days. Pleasant mixture of apprehension and excitement at the moment, can't wait.
     
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  7. Coolbeanz

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    25 days and counting!! Quick trip to Vegas first for my son's wedding and then we're off on 25th May and heading Portugal way until 30th September. Get butterflies thinking about it:clap2::clap2::clap2:
     
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    How long are you going for and where are you heading this time?
     
  9. FIDGET

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    35/36 for us, travelling 6th June, for 3 weeks, can't wait !!!!
    provisionally going Pays de la Liore area somewhere below Nantes to Poitiers to Orleans in a circular trip, nothing set in stone,using aires near water ,i.e. lakes ,rivers, canals etc & rural. free ones hopefully
     
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  10. John Laidler

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    It's going to be our longest trip to date, Kerry, eleven weeks! :) Hardly a record breaker by some Funsters' standards but each trip gets longer so we are heading in the right direction, so to speak. :)

    Perversely, we are starting from Santander but driving east into France then across the top of Italy and through Slovenia to Croatia where I'd like to visit some of the islands. That's the plan anyway but it might well get modified. In September we'll probably be back to Spain but I haven't booked any ferries yet.

    Given we are going to France via Santander I guess we will go to Spain via Roscoff! :D

    John

    PS: Mary still having problems with her "Spanish wrist" - had a minor op a few weeks ago to release pressure on a nerve (carpal tunnel) but it still isn't sorted and may need more work. But things could be a lot worse and hopefully wine and sunshine on the upcoming trip will help. :)
     
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  11. vin0114

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    72 days for us to wait:Eeek:
     
  12. Coolbeanz

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    Wow, I can't wait to follow your progress, sounds like a great trip. Glynn is talking of downsizing our Hymer to a 3.5t which will make ferries and island hopping more affordable. I have dissuaded him so far as I love the Hymer but no doubt in a year or two we will be changing vans!!
    Such a shame about Mary's wrist, my carpel tunnel ops were a complete success luckily. Plenty of Rioja should help :wine:.
    Looking forward to your trip updates on FUN :active:
     
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    122:(

    Have about that that many different plans too...none of which will be realised:rolleyes:
     
  14. JockandRita

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    We gave up counting when the MH passed yet another MOT, and we headed for the Canterbury Aire, on our way to Italy. We've been here just over a fortnight now, and moving on to Croatia before heading north again for a 4th June crossing.
    This will have been our longest time away, both in the MH, and abroad. :eek:

    Personally, I can't wait for the next lot of "counting down" or the crossing off the days on a "chuff chart" as we used to do in the Forces. :)

    @milliethehymer. You'll love it, and wonder why you didn't do it before. Have a smashing time. (y)

    Cheers,

    Jock. :)
     
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    6 bloody months for us , but after that no more work we have decided to give up work so we can travel in the summer again .

    If I had my way we would go today

    Paul
     
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    84 days to Brittany trip! But have lots of weekends away planned and Melrose in 30 days!
    Love this MH lifestyle!!(y)
     
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    We are off at the end of July and are due back early Sept, but with an open return ticket, who knows. :) Trundling around the south of France. Should be nice and warm and we are parked up for one week near a little B & B so Managements mum (she does not do motorhome) can fly out to be with us, for a few days.
     
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    Of Portsmouth Caen 8 th May,,,,no plans just heading for the sun wherever it is,,be back just before end of July all being well....BUSBY:):):)
     
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    snowdrops Funster Life Member

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    but in two days it'll be only 60 odd :D
     
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