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... 2 terriers, 1 parrot, 30 rare pigeons, chooks and a horse. What a special pair of people, and did they give us an entertaining time! We shared in a true French birthday celebration and enjoyed scrumptious food, laughter and hiliartiy during several marathon meals – 5 hours and many courses later and then you start again! Needless to say, we did not get a lot of sleep over those few days.We hope you can meet them in NZ some day.
... 3 was probably a little over ambitious. Nigel and R2D2 took off a little late but overall it's been a good first day. Lots of travel on what can only be described as shockin roads in Belgium was a little boring at times. But the strawberry flan, The Twits, a great swim followed by a superb pasta were the highlights for me. Yup the first day went well. Now for a monster drive to Switzerland for our first day under canvas. I hope I remembered the poles ...
... stations in northern France too.
They must hide them from the tourists. to protect national strategic assets, like fuel.
Low on fuel, in the pouring rain and anxiety is really rising. I'm standing dumbly next to the fuels pumps, under the awning, out of the rain, but still in the cold blowing wind.
I must have been a pathetic sight, as I stood there for about 5 minutes, wondering what to do.
By my rough calculations I was ...
Monday morning dawns clear and sunny, and we set off for Charlesville de Meziers.
Apart from some heavy traffic, on the outskirts of Lille, a completely uneventful drive.
The Aire at Charlesville de Meziers is full, so, we have to use the adjacent campsite (Camping Mount Olympus ).
We have time for a walk into town, and a beer, before the rain starts.
1st June 2013
Isi slept all night and woke with some "ping" this morning and made the tea. We then caught up with the blog writing and typing + photos. We have 7 days to catch up with publishing now we have W-Fi at last, unfortunately not on the boat.
The sun was shining and it was warm, so it was time for washing! Whilst Isi did that, John cycled to find the chandlers marked on our chart, even though the Capitaine ...