Le Crotoy Tomorrow

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  1. laser101uk

    laser101uk Funster

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    got a short break booked to squeeze in one more trip before the winter.

    arrive at the aire about 1 ish then off for a bike ride to st Val. back to town for some fruits de mer and a drop of the good stuff. Then up in the morning for the bread van and more of the same.....can't wait
     
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    I love Le Crotoy
     
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    one of my favourites
     
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    I am somewhat envious.
    Enjoy.
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  5. ojibway

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    Stayed there often. Nice little town. Enjoy your fruits de Mer. At least it's only a short walk back to the van!!
     
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    We were at Le Crotoy in July, lovely aire, but it chucked it down one night, we got drowned
     
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    Lovely photos, if only I knew how to post as you have ?
     
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    It's gone up a lot if it is, It was 5 euro last september when we were there.
     
  10. sillybug

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    we were there 4 weeks ago and it was still 5 euro
     
  11. laser101uk

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    its defiantly 5 euro, I paid it today :)
     
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  12. ojibway

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    Le Tartereron is a campsite which allows motorhome in for a reduced rate. They charge 12euros and you get electricity and water included and probably wifi too.
    Les Prairies de la Mer is a similar place nearby but it is a residential holiday site with just static chalets.
    Latitude : (Nord) 50.23967° Décimaux ou 50° 14′ 22′′
    Longitude : (Est) 1.67774° Décimaux ou 1° 40′ 39′′
    Enjoy your stay
     
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    Planned a one night stop off the tunnel at Gravelines last Friday but thanks to the fruits de mer courtesy of L’Alexandra hotel on the seafront, we ended up stopping 3 nights while I filled the cassette and the washbasin simultaneously :(
    On the plus side, Gravelines is a lovely aire and I got to meet fellow Funster I Can’t Remember, sorry I wasn’t much crack mate :)
    Down in Diekirch now, still a bit delicate but hopefully back up to speed for some vino in the Moselle (y)
     
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    Ugh thats not a nice experience is it?
    Only happened to me once in the van, in Morocco.And Gwen was ill too. Toilet seat was constantly warm. Fortunately we had enough Immodium tablets (that turn your insides to cement) which sorted us out overnight.
     
  16. Mr Colpot

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    Can anyone tell me if the Machine at the Le Crotoy Aire (the one where you park in the sandy car park) takes shrapnel as well as one euro coins. We are popping over for the weekend this Saturday and have 5 euros in coins down to 5cents so just wondering if I can use the small coins.
    Thanks
     
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    I think it doesn't take copper, but we have used 20cent pieces in it.
     
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    thanks for that. as I am getting cold here in Northampton. trying to get my wife to agree to a trip down as far south as I can get. you are making me green with envy.
     
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    Thanks - have had a scout around and have enough now for the machine on Sat Night now.
     
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    In tours now its p ing down
     
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