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As we drove yesterday we changed our minds and headed to an old haunt we have enjoyed in the past to shorten the journey and it was a pleasant drive along an ancient canal parallel to the Cher river with nice stops, one for lunch! We arrived and hooked up to the electricity and opened the wine, a Macon Village this time, probably colder than recommended but we prefer it like that in this ...
... the historic center for a bit, but it was wet and miserable so we only stayed in the city for an hour. The cathedral was definitely worth the slight detour, though.
Rather bedraggled, we got back in the car and headed to our motor inn outside of the city of Chateauroux. We never actually went to Chateauroux, so I have no idea what that city is like. This stop was simply a midway point right off the highway at which to spend the night. We loved it; it ...
... swaps. Doing well in South Africa, but Kenya is proving a little more difficult.
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This will be a final post on 'Latin America - on the trail of the Bowen ancestors' and I hope you have enjoyed travelling with us through this blog.
make up for the lack of Magic yesterday we went to the Beauval Zoo!!!
Whooppee! I must admit, had it not been the major draw of there being
Sloths we probably would of bypassed, but this was too good to refuse
and made for a lovely Valentines!! Once again we practically had the
place to ourselves, and most animals were in their indoor enclosures
and curious as to their visitors so we really got up close ...
In June last year we sold our eponymous campervan (of Life In Brian blog "fame"). Yesterday we bought land and buildings in the commune of Sazaray! This is very rural France where our address is our names and the area. To describe it's location - we are right in the middle of France. Look at a map and jab a finger in the middle and you'll be in the right area. ...