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Discussion in 'France' started by scousebird, Aug 28, 2014.

  1. scousebird

    scousebird Funster

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    of you are heading over to France in September.

    We are going over for 9 nights & can't wait. Going to visit a couple of zoos & our darling daughter is coming with us.
     
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  2. cliffandger

    cliffandger Funster Life Member

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    We usually go in September but went in May this year, had a brilliant time, but wish we were going in September as well! Have a wonderful time, hope the sun shines for you all.
     
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  3. landscaper

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    Having been tied to school hols for years and years and envying every motor home we have seen heading for the ferry port in September - we are actually going ourselves for three weeks!!!! Yippeee - love this retirement
     
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  4. Geordies

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    We're setting off tomorrow, over night this side of the Chunnel, then a night near Dijon, then down to Montpellier area for two weeks.
     
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  5. martin2603

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    Depart next Wednesday Dover Calais, turning right, a slow drive down to Brittany for two weeks,
    watching the weather maps, keeping all crossed
     
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  6. cliffandger

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    We tried to drive into central Montpellier in the motorhome last September and it was the most unfriendly motorhome city out! May have been just us, but it is a very 'green' city with trams darting everywhere, really narrow lanes and humongous kerb stones! We ended up driving off a dual carriageway into a hospital entrance, being told we were not allowed in even to turn round, and reversing back out onto said dual carriageway before putting any destination into the sat nav just to get out - never to return! The area around the city though, is beautiful!
     
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    As you say Montpellier can be difficult, some friends take us in their car to go, while we camp happily nearer the sea.
     
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  8. cliffandger

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    We should have worked it out for ourselves really - 1000s of MHs in the rest of France in September and we were the only one in Montpellier!
     
  9. chaser

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    We are going on the 6 th was going to menton , Monte Carlo but changed route a bit now , straight down to pt grimaud aires 3 nights, campsite 3 nights then aires , France passion around corbiere vineyards then into Spain across Pyrenees , to Biarritz then week around bordoux , hope to get a day or two at parc verger, and up again , about a month
     
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  10. magicsurfbus

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    Heading for Andalucia later in September, and hoping to spend some time hanging around the SW French coast. Nothing definite planned yet apart from the ferry tickets.

    Also going to the Braderie de Lille mega flea market in early Sept with an empty car and some Euros. Hoping to come back with a full car and fewer Euros.
     
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  11. Jamwitt

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    Going on the 6th sept from calais turning right for 2 wks(y)
     
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  12. chaser

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    Are you going on the tunnel , might see you there(y)(y)
     
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    Hi chaser going dfds not book any places just see where it takes us a bit scary!:notworthy:
     
  14. old-mo

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    Leave Devon Sunday morning for a couple of nights in Kent at a site... then catch the mid-day`ish ferry Tuesday..

    Turning right when we get off the ferry and going along the coast to Brest then down the west coast before ending up at a get together with a few other Funsters at Parc Verger for a few days.. (y)

    All welcome to a Cheese and Wine party at P.Verger on the 27th Sept..

    Then up the East of France, into Belgium and weather permitting into Netherlands and back home beginning of Oct...

    Or after P.Verger we may nip into Spain, Decisions, decisions.. :whistle::D
     
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  15. milpol1

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    Off to Roscoff then route wherever it takes us in France for 3/4 weeks.
     
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  16. Jackyboy61

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    We are crossing on the 10th to Calais late boat then turn right and follow the coast to Brittany ( stoping here and there)for a few days ,then follow B roads down through France (using only aires)and end up at Les champs Blancs campsite at Agde area for a week before meandering our way back through France collecting supplys on the way
     
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  17. FIDGET

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    Hi, All of you who are off to France this Sept I hope you have a great time & enjoy, i am very jealous only because this year we are off up north (lake district/dumfries/ north yorkshire) . Next year we will be over to France, so keep all your posts coming of where you've been and what's worth seeing/visiting , I will be avidly reading and making mental note of where and what to do next year.
    Terry FIDGET
     
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  18. Nirvanauk

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    We will be in Port Grimaud and Avignon by early next week.
     
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  19. Allanm

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    Brittany sounds like its going to be full, we will be heading that way shortly with a lots of paint, a strimmer, lawn mower and petrol powered fence post hole driller! ( and 50 posts)
    We just bought a house there that has been empty for 2 years......
     
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  20. TheTwoOfUs

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    The proper name is AIRES.

    :reel::reel::reel:
     
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