Arrived in Benidorm.

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Hi all, first bit of internet for 6 days!! Well, we are at Camping Casablanca, Benidorm.
We set off Weds 19th May from Calais.
Day 1
Oxford to Dover, Calais to Ault. Stayed at Aire Medical Ault, coordinates N50.103741. E1.451290.
A free car park, very basic but adequate, lovely views of cliffs, but town empty.
405 km run.

Day 2
Ault to Honfleur,
Aire Municipal Honfluer.
N49.419239. E0.241540
Excellent, large Aire right on Marina. Full facilities and service, €11 for 24 hours.
Stunning town, great atmosphere, must see!!
193km run.

Day 3
Honfleur to La Suze.
Camping La Piscine, Suze
N47.889400 E0.031160
€10 fully serviced pitch.
Great campsite, right on the river, owners so friendly, their English is very basic but their German is fluent so conversed Auf Deutsch!
Lovely rural town and beautiful riverside walks.
216km run.

Day 4
La Suze to St Jean d' Angely
Aire Municipal St Jean d'Angely
N45.945099 W0.536600
Free, Water, Waste/Grey disposal.
Another stunning place, I am growing to love France!!
Right on the River, beautiful location, met Cliff and his lovely wife.
Could stay here forever!!
267km run.

Day 5
Received some bad news, unfortunately my amazing Brother in Law has passed, a heart attack at 57. RIP mate.
Pushed into Spain, stayed on a laybye near Pamplona then headed off to be near Alicante Airport.
495 km run

Day 6
Benidorm
Camping Costa Blanca
N38.583618 W0.081640
€12 per night, fully serviced pitch, WiFi etc.
Nice site, basic requirements all met and owners very friendly.
Met Bob and Leslie, had a few sociable drinks with them last night, great people, ( on AutocruiseClub Rally)
658 km run.


Total Spend so far including Ferry, Fuel, Food, Wine, Beer etc is € 535.
Total km run 2234.

Awaiting details for flights home, we are leaving Lizzie here on site while we come home for a week.
Further updates in a couple of weeks.
Any questions or queries, please ask.
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