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... it's delicious! We found a campsite called Le Val De Trie not far from Abbeville and decided that would be home for the night. It's a cute little campsite with other vans parked up and lots of cabins. We set our bed up and got all cosy. It was freeeeeezing outside! We had some dinner (chicken, tomato and avo baguette - very
French of us), and watched some Big Bang Theory on the computer then fell ...
... was the answer. 'Recover to Anglaise'. No was my answer and got on the phone to German breakdown company and they said the garage owner had assessed it and told them the suspension had collapsed. I explained that there was nothing wrong with the suspension and all I needed was a 3/4" plug and some oil to get me back to the UK, so they attempted to organise getting a taxi to come get me and take me to a Land Rover dealer not to far away. We waited. Another hour ...
... several tough climbs, the first water stop appeared and bananas were enjoyed in idyllic circumstances as we looked back on the last hour of the route in the distance.
This was followed by a long solo time trial to lunch stop 22 miles away - one of the downsides of travelling alone - but I took to talking to myself and cheering each orange direction arrow as well as chasing down groups ahead of me to pass the time.
... Aussies had enclosed the noose around Villers-Bret, cutting off a large number of German forces, now trapped in the town, from the rest of the German Army. The Germans had been stopped, Amiens had been spared. This expert and daring manoeuvre that came at a toll of 2,500 killed or wounded out of the 3,900 that took part. It changed the face of the war, the Germans momentum and with it, its moral, had been dealt a deadly blow. Without Amiens all the advances of the ...
... language and showing them the owner’s manual the mechanic checked the tyre pressures and all was ok. The light still persisted. Then with some more sign language and broken French and English he said take the car to hertz and get another one.
These series of events now bring us to the best meal that we have had in Europe. While in Amiens trying to find Hertz (for those out ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking