Lorries

Discussion in 'Continental Touring' started by yodeli, Nov 12, 2008.

  1. yodeli

    yodeli Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Oct 12, 2008
    Messages:
    4,339
    Likes Received:
    8,074
    Location:
    Balma (next to Toulouse) France
    Hi everybody!

    Well i'm very sorry , i had to start another thread , i just can't remember on which one was the question about lorries on motorways in France. :Doh:

    So lorries from 7,5 metrics tonnes are not allowed on french motorways from saturdays 22.00 up to sundays 22.00 . Except moving vans and refrigerated lorries.

    So, it's a bit better to drive your motorhome when lorries are off .

    Have a nice time travelling on french motorways:Wink:
    Amicalement

    Frankie:Smile:
     
  2. dazzer

    dazzer Read Only Funster

    Joined:
    Jul 30, 2007
    Messages:
    1,698
    Likes Received:
    99
    Location:
    In my house
    Handy bit of info :thumb:

    Glad you decided to "Bring Back The Eyes" :BigGrin: :thumb:
     
  3. pappajohn

    pappajohn Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Aug 26, 2007
    Messages:
    29,478
    Likes Received:
    16,965
    Location:
    YO11 2BD
    no offence to the many safe french lady drivers but its better to travel when the stupid ones are off.:Angry:

    while following a french HGV, in france, a stupid woman overtook us both then swerved across infront of the HGV to the 'hard shoulder' as her 'friend' had stopped.:Eeek:

    HGV driver hit the brakes hard, started to jackknife........i slammed on and filled my pants trying to guess which way he'd go! luckily he got it under control.

    if i could have stopped i would have made sure she understood the english for 'stupid bitch' as , im sure, the HGV driver would have.
     
  4. yodeli

    yodeli Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Oct 12, 2008
    Messages:
    4,339
    Likes Received:
    8,074
    Location:
    Balma (next to Toulouse) France
    Hi pappajohn!

    Let me teach a few words very.... hum... expressive to express yourselves if something like that happens again. I have a quite extensive personnal slang dictionnary:RollEyes::Wink::BigGrin:! I 'll send you a PM (tomorrow cause i 'm off to bed now) and give you a nice french course! ok ?

    amicalement

    Frankie:Smile:
     
  5. pappajohn

    pappajohn Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Aug 26, 2007
    Messages:
    29,478
    Likes Received:
    16,965
    Location:
    YO11 2BD
    thanks Frankie.........cant wait..:Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1:
     

Share This Page