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  1. SaschandGin

    SaschandGin Read Only Funster

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    Hi,

    My wife Ginny, our dog Trixie and I (Sascha) had our first ever experience in a motorhome and met a great couple in Brugge who told us about this website (thanks Lorna and Tom:BigGrin:). For our virgin voyage we travelled from Yorkshire down along the Moselle River to Trier in Germany (recommended for history and wine people) then to Luxembourg and we loved it!!! We are now planning a trip down to Pompeii (possibly in June-ish). I have purchase the Aires of France but may need other books for the rest of Europe- any recommendations?

    Anyway, learning a lot reading all the posts and look forward to meeting more funsters!!!

    Cheers
     
  2. Carol

    Carol Funster Life Member

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    Hi Sascha & Ginney, welcome to motorhome fun, glad you have founds us a great friendly site with lots of information and banter as well :welcomefunster:
     
  3. Gran & Rog

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    Hello and welcome
     
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    Ginny and Sascha , Hi again .

    It was good to meet you in Brugge . We thoroughly enjoyed the chats (and beers ):BigGrin:. Welcome to the site , you will pick up masses of info here. Hope to catch up with you again ,,,, soon :thumb:

    Tom & Lorna
     
  5. jonandshell

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    Hi!

    Welcome! We are all as mad as a bag of meerkats on LSD, but make great company!

    See you at a meet!:thumb:

    We use the Camperstop Europe books for our travels!
     
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    If you're going to Italy you will find a book of Sostas (Italian equivalent to aires) useful. Vicarious books do a couple.
     
  7. Teasy2007

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    Hello and welcome, It is great to meet another Ginny, apart from Jim's daughter you are the only other one I know!!

    I am sure you will enjoy Motorhomefun, it is a great site with very friendly people and some good advice!

    Ginny and Mike
     
  8. Johns_Cross_Motorhomes

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    hilldweller Funster Life Member

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    Yes, in a MH the earth does indeed move for the both of you.

    Even more so if the dog was involved.
     
  10. SaschandGin

    SaschandGin Read Only Funster

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    Mmmm, this is definatly going to be an interesting site :Rofl1::Doh::Eeek:
     
  11. bobandjanie

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    Hi, I promise you will get use to it, but it may take a while. :Wink:

    :welcome: to fun, we also like Brugge :Eek!: the most expensive aire we have ever stayed on, :Wink: but great place to visit. :thumb:

    The ACSI camping card is a good one to use, but not in peak season.

    https://www.vicarious-shop.com/ACSI-CampingCard-2012.html

    :BigGrin: Bob and Jane.

    You will have to try to get along to a rally or meet sometime. :thumb:
    :flyingwelcome:
     
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    Hi , a book I have used is Camperstop it covers all of europe not all of the aires etc are covered, but one good point you can down load all of the points of each aire etc to your sat nav. Terry :thumb:
     
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