L'Auberge de Bouvignes
Travel Blogs from Dinant
... with us very excitedly about our trip, about Australia and generally our thoughts on Belgium. Last night the 'honeymoon' won us a complimentary bottle of champagne, tonight it was free pistachio and cream brulee icecreams!!
Now back in the comfort of our room we're planning for tomorrow's adventure. Today was just an incredible day of meeting wonderful people that we both agree we'll remember for many years to come. It seems the travel bug has again well and truly bitten!
Today we drove about 200km in the ****ing rain ... Both wet till the bone!! Luckily we found a small camping with rooms for rent. The room is actually very big, with a kitchen included. After everything was unpacked, I enjoyed a warm shower after having very cold the whole day long. Afterwards we enjoyed a nice meal in the local restaurant. It is now 21.15h but I guess I will not be awake for a long time anymore. Sleep ...
Yesterday was a very long day, almost all of which was spent in the car. Neither of us slept well during the night, I'm not sure why. The room was comfortable, and pleasant. Perhaps it was the rain or some of the street noise. There was no air conditioning, it would hardly even be needed here, so we left the windows open a crack during the rainy night.
In any event we were up and ready to go by a little after 08:00. It only took ...
... Dover it sinks in, we are homeward bound. Ciao for now Great Britain!!
We got chatting to some folks on the ferry and everyone seems quite nice, just need to remember names. Steve isn't much help, he can’t even remember the names of the two sat in front of us who we have been speaking to all morning, Chris and Jane that is. Two down 38 to go.
So our first stop is Belgium, no one has been to this campsite before ...
... it. It had started raining again once we had tied up so we went into the village in our waterproofs. The village isn’t anything special or pretty but the scenery in the marina is stunningly beautiful. If only the sun would shine it would be even better!
The clubhouse is closed tonight so if we stay again tomorrow we might venture in to be sociable. We caught up on ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed