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Old Bloke that doesn't know when to stop

We seemed to have jumped a holiday

Yes as I write this update we are in France again. This time in Provance in a small village at the foot of Mount Ventoux, “The Giant of Provance”. The holiday we skipped was in France in our camper van … Continue reading

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It hoilday time, yippee “part three”

We made it to Perranporth, one of my favourite places in Cornwall. It was nice of the Childers to come to Bude for Bettie’s Birthday. But we have moved on and on our way to Perranporth and after a couple … Continue reading

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It hoilday time, yippee “part two”

Today/tonight we are wild camping in a National Trust carpark just outside falmouth, on a headland with stunning views to the South over the sea and behind us is a view of farmland. It seems strange to me that at … Continue reading

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It hoilday time, yippee

I know that most people how read our blog, think I’m on a permanent holiday. You could be right. This time though we are going to put our new van through its paces. Three weeks touring the South West of … Continue reading

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4 days of cycling in France

What is quickly becoming a tradition for the late May bank holiday weekend. I have been cycling in France with 5 other friends. We headed over to St Malo on Thursday, via the overnight ferry from Portsmouth. Joining our regular … Continue reading

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58 and never been to a festival!!

Well it’s about bloody time I went to one. Now this isn’t Glastonbury we are talking about here. It’s the Quirky Campervan festival. Although they have got 15 different bands playing over three days, the festival is more learning about … Continue reading

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Every time you scare yourself, do you learn something about life?

I know what Bettie learns when I’m jumping out from behind the door to scare her, she learns that I’m a fool. What I meant from the title of the blog is, you have to do something that challenges you … Continue reading

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