The Journey from Martel to the Sea at Guéthary, exploring Basque Country..

Martell:Guéthary;St Pée-sur-Nirvelle : France July 2018 We decided in the morning it was time to move on and explore another region. I mean these pretty villages in Corrèze are beautiful but we need new pastures. We decide to head to the coast and the Aquitaine region.  Of course no highway for us we take the…

Advertisements

Meyssac, Collonges-La-Rouge, Turenne – no Meyssac, Merci – we discover more pretty Villages

Collonges-La-Rouge, Meyssac Leaving Argentat without a real plan…we thought we might stop in at Collonges-la-Rouge and see what all the fuss is about. Chris had FOMO as we had driven past on our way to Argentat as there were tons of people walking along the road towards this village. It wasn’t far so we trundled…

It’s Fête National – Vive la France! ( and the eclairs…)

Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne : Corrèze: France July 2018 So why the Corrèze region you asked? Well, you didn’t but I’m telling you. Chris had read up about this fairly unknown part of France being very pretty and also known for its distinctive gastronomy. The walnuts and nut oils, the milk-fed veal , the Limousin apples and then…

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…

4 Girls and a Guy in Valencia ..

Valencia Spain : October 2017 Our drive  into Valencia was interesting to say the least. We had found a camp site on the bus route into Valencia but when we got to the circle close by, we found our way blocked by the policia. Some big cycle race was on and they were not letting…