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  1. 21windows

    21windows

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    Hi Guys
    Just thought we would introduce ourselves to you all.
    Just stumbled across this site and it looks fantastic and a great source of info.
    We are Graham & Amanda. A couple in our mid to late 40's (well Amanda is mid and I'm late). We have 4 grown up children with the youngest due to start Uni next September.
    We have for many years owned and restored VW's including many Splitty's and bays, and have spent all our holidays and lots of weekends touring the UK in them.
    For the past couple of years we have been foster carers which has tied us down a bit more than we would have liked so we have made some life changing decisions.
    Next year we are planning on selling everything (the house, the cars, the furniture etc), pay off all our loans and debts, and tour the world in our RV.
    If anyone would like to offer any helpful hints and tips then we are keen to find out as much as we can.
    I'm sure I will be putting up lots of questions and posting over the coming months.
    Here are a couple of pictures of our recently purchased John Deere Allegro RV.
    Basically it is a great van with just a few small jobs to do (and no the tiger was not included when we bought it).
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    Can't wait until we can start touring
    Take care all
    Graham & Amanda
     
  2. Johns_Cross_Motorhomes

    Johns_Cross_Motorhomes Trader - Motorhome & Accessory Sales

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    Welcome to Fun, enjoy, nice waggon that.:thumb:

    Peter
     
  3. bald eagle

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    How graham & amanda :welcome:

    regards
    bald eagle:thumb:
     
  4. Jim

    Jim Ringleader

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    Hi Graham & Amanda Welcome to the Fun. Lovely bus:thumb:
     
  5. davejen

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    Hi, and welcome, always liked the Allegro, looks good, enjoy your travels. We are coming down to Cornwall for xmas/new year -will wave if we see you!::bigsmile:::bigsmile:
    Cheers, Dave:thumb:
     
  6. DESCO

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    Hi Graham & Amanda

    WELCOME to MH Fun ::bigsmile:::bigsmile:

    Like the look of the motorhome, should be good for touring.

    Mines only a baby but I am sure your questions will get answers from some of the Funsters, there is a lot of knowledge around on this forum.


    Best of luck

    Dave :thumb::thumb:
     
  7. Wildman

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    Hi and welcome to the site, nice looking van I hope your plans go well. Don't forget we have a chatroom.
     
  8. Macytia

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    Welcome, nice bus:Smile:
     
  9. ourcampersbeentrashed

    ourcampersbeentrashed Funster

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    Welcome have fun xxxxxxxxxxx
     
  10. dylan

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    :welcomefunster: A lovely bus with character :thumb:
     
  11. hilldweller

    hilldweller Funster Life Member

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    It's a grand plan. How far do you hope to get ? Have you seen the program Long Way Round - that might give you ideas. Or frighten you off the idea altogether.

    http://www.longwayround.com/html/lwr_dvm.html
     
  12. wasp

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    :welcomefunster: to the fun club ,always liked the shape of the Allegro
     
  13. bobandjanie

    bobandjanie Funster Life Member

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    Hi Graham and Amanda, :welcome: to Motorhome Fun:thumb: Bob and Jane. :Smile:
     
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