That's the beauty of motorhomes!

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  1. Chockswahay

    Chockswahay Read Only Funster

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    Wake up yesterday morning, say to my wife "Shall we go to France for a few weeks?"

    Wake up this morning at the front of the queue in Dover and now on the ferry and sailing out (it's 07:30 as I write this)

    Drove down from Glasgow yesterday, check in with Myferrylink, park in the boarding lane ready for the 07:00 ferry today.

    Nice!

    Tara for now :)
     
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    That is the way to do it. Have a great time :)
     
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    Jealous. Enjoy your trip
     
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    Bon voyage
     
  5. DavidG58

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    very jealous, not just for your trip to France or your MH

    But because you are retired and can 'just do it'

    Have fun (y)
     
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    I'm really missing having a motorhome. House is just about finished, few jobs I can do over the winter.
    I was looking online at a cruise to see ( hopefully) the Northern Lights and thought what am I doing??? Find a motorhome (small, must fit on daughters driveway) pack up dogs and cat and drive to Scotland after Xmas. No fretting about animals in boarding and don't have to make conversation with people I'll never meet again.

    Enjoy your trip.
     
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    You'll wear it out;)
     
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    That's the way to do it, the clock never stops ticking.
     
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    Keep your blog going
     
  10. Kool Kroozer

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    Freedom is a great thing, you have to make the most of it - have a great time and keep us posted on your trip, aint MH just Great ;)
     
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    Very jealous but hope to be able to do the same next year!
     
  12. Chockswahay

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    Thanks guys

    Having a nice cup of coffee near Cassel. Its a bit windy but warm nonetheless

    I love France (just stocked up with wine, bread and cheese ........ And 90 litres of diesel at £1.02/litre!)

    Vice la France!
     
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    Hi Chockswahay, Nice village Cassels but the aire ,we found was just a sloping layby with a waste skip.
    I'm very Jellyarse about your trip as we aren't going over till next year, wife wants to go up north this sept.
    Terry
     
  14. Chockswahay

    Chockswahay Read Only Funster

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    Hi Fidget, the aire has been relocated behind the sports field and is nice and quiet.

    As for 'up North' we thought about that but France won LOL

    :D
     
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    1.02, is that right , where did you get that from , cheapest I could find was about 1.25 a month ago
     
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    Brilliant have a lovely time I wish we were there. :)
     
  17. willier

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    Same price (£1
     
  18. Chockswahay

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    At Super U for €1.28 :D
     
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    Same price (£1.02) here in the south of France (Cagne-sur-mer) at Leclerc supermarket.
     
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    I think he means equivalent to £1.02
    It was averaging €1.25-€1.26 when I was over in July and getting €1.24-£1.00 exchange
     
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