Roncesvalles to Pamplona, a Shirt, a Mani & lots of Good Food…

Roncesvalles:France:July 2018 We were up early (well sort of) and packed and ready to go. Last stop before we leave France is a Carrefour. Last chance for Chris to buy anything French. Yes yes I know you can buy French things anywhere but not the French selection you can get in France....duh! I was in…

Galway Bay – such a beautiful place for a family reunion.

Galway City, Ireland : February 2017 So part of this second life is the reawakening of my senses. I see so much more, it’s as if my eyes are sharper and everything is clearer to me. I noticed it on the last trip but I’m really experiencing it on the trip to Ireland. Ok so…

An aMAZEing trip to Labyrinth Della Masone in Fontanellato and a Brief Fling in Milan

  Fontanellato : Emilia-Romagna Italy October 2016 Something you might not know about me:I have a secret fascination with mazes and labyrinth's. I always try to visit them if I can , and this one, Labirinto Della Masone, Chris found on his usual searching of Parsleys pursuit of the internet. It was not too far…

A Highlight in Comillas, El Caprichio de Gaudi.

Cóbreces Cantabria Spain : October 2017 We drove along the coast of Northern Spain from the province of Asturias to the province of Cantabria. The landscape changes to rolling hills and green pastures with glimpses of the coast here and there. We are headed to an aire that we had found on one of our…

Sevilla – eating, drinking & dancing (some sightseeing included)

Sevilla Spain : October 2017 We had struggled to find a decent camp site close enough to Seville. Chris checked park4night.com and found a parking which said it was on the bus route to Sevilla. The gps co-ords of these places are sometimes a little dodgy so it did take us 2 rounds to find…

El Puerta De Santa Maria: Drinking sherry for personal reasons..

El Puerto De Santa Maria Spain : October 2017 On our way to Cadiz we had intended to stop by at a little village named Padul; my grandmothers’s birthplace. It being a 300km trek to Cadiz and running a little late we decided to skip the visit, leaving a hot Granada with a lovely warm…