Off to find some of that yellow stuff.

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  1. Ven

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    image.jpg We are very excited as at last we are off to find some sunshine. Travelled across on the tunnel yesterday afternoon on time and no problems at all - love the speed and simplicity.

    A short trundle to Neufchâtel Hardelot (camper stop, no services) we were the only van there! It appears to be a parking only place set amongst very large holiday homes and was a very quiet stop over.

    Today we head for Cleres before hopefully meeting Dad to continue our journey south tomorrow. Looking forward to meeting up with some funsters where it's warm and dry occasionally :)
     
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    looks cold hope:(:( you find the yellow stuff soon(y):(
     
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    When you do find some yellow stuff, a word of warning.........

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  4. Ven

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    It was 3° first thing so not too bad.

    Thanks for the advice Popeye, definitely do not want to make that mistake ;)
     
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    WARNING!! Custard makes you fart!! (y)(y)


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    Good luck. Envy you. Will you see if you can find any bottles of the yellow stuff to bring back please. (y) :LOL:
     
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    On the ferry to Dieppe now see you soon Hope we don't see any yellow snow @Popeye
     
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    Jealous....
     
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  9. Ven

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    image.jpg Well today we did find some sun but in fairness we also had cloud, wind (no that wasn't just Dave), sleet and rain but it was fine more than it wasn't although flipping cold.

    We are parked up at Cleres which is a free aire unless you want water or electric which requires a €5 token.



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    Is that the famous ANGER pie shop, where you cant get served without an argument?? o_O
     
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    See you gang down here soon then...

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    So pray-tell why wasn't I asked to dog-sit OUR dog?
     
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    Seconded.
     
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  14. Ven

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    Ha ha Tootles, I dd not even notice that ::bigsmile:

    JJ hopefully we will make it to Portugal before you migrate North again, we are heading to the med coast first though.

    Popeye - be careful what you wish for :winky: You know we :h:her really dad x
     
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    When are we going mate?:sneaky:
     
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    Wherever you are, be safe and hope you find the yellow thing soon!:cooler:
     
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  17. Ven

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    Last night we had an overnight at Marboué, a free stop from campercontact. Straight off the main road, not an awful lot to see (the bar and restaurant were closed) although there was a nice bakers around the corner and it's right next to a riverside park which is good for the dogs.

    No food piccies yet as we haven't eaten out yet and although my home cooked tastes okay it's more akin to a Picasso than a recognisable work of art :blusher:

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  18. Ven

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    image.jpg image.jpg Found some!

    It may not be boiling but we've arrived at Leucate, our last stop in France and it's 15° which is a vast improvement on the driving rain and snow lined roads we drove through today, although not boiling.

    A lovely spot but €10.20 a night just to park! Not that we're tight you understand ;)
     
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