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... side of the road in our big ol 'Doris' (named after the second South America Truck we travelled/fell in love on) on little French country roads. Pretty sea-side villages although obvious war remnants (bunkers/post war buildings etc). Fairly early night in an 'Aires de Camping Car'. (France has an excellent network of services (sometimes free) for 'Camping ...
Took the ferry from Calais to Dover today and saw the white cliffs of Dover. Only a two hour journey then bus to the Cumberland for the night. Was invited for dinner with Bernie and Maddie. We bought soup and ate in their room. Was really nice and I wish I had spent more time with them during the ...
Late start which I justified by thinking I was waiting for rain to stop but really I just couldn't get going. Feet hurting now. Strange how the blisters after day one are not really a problem after a few more days. But they are replaced in my consciousness by a new group. Mostly round the toes, one in particular looks like the nail might not make Rome. More pain from large blisters on the balls of each foot. They are painful not just ...
... get to see, and I've loved every minute of it, it's slightly depressing to think that the adventure is over, but it's not really it's just starting.
Next adventure is in Cyprus for the wedding and it's going to be a very busy time for us as we still have to sort out wedding papers, outfits, bridesmaid dresses, flowers etc.
I'll come back and tell you about the wedding.
11th May 2012
Tea at 7am, 8.40 ready to go and it just started to rain, so full waterproofs on for first time, but not heavy otherwise we would stay put. Saw our first small cruiser coming towards us instead of big barges and they happened to be British so we had a wave to them! Their home port might have been Southampton as its registration read.
We had our first lock and all OK – getting used to the fact they do not have places for us to ...
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2 Place du Vainquai, Saint Omer | 3 star hotelfrom $81
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25, rue d'Arras , Saint Omer | Hotelfrom $67
12 Route de Setques, Saint Omer | Hotelfrom $115
5 Rue Carnot, Saint Omer | 2 star hotelfrom $74
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51, rue Adrien Danvers, Saint Omer | Hotelfrom $59