Travel Blogs from Saint-Meloir-des-Ondes
It was the day that Tom Tom really came into play! We knew that the mountain roads would be closed for Le Tour but nobody was able to tell us what time exactly! We started early and very soon encountered the gendarmerie closing roads - it was chaos...camper van drivers throwing fists at police, barriers closing roads. We seemed just one step ahead for most of the time...like a couple of criminals in the get away car! We came to one crossroads and didn't ...
... each for the boat and another 15€ each for a bus is a bit pricey for all of us. We then headed inland for some space and quiet to a little Aire at Remilly sur Lozon. It had a BMX track which everyone was very happy about and we were the only ones there. After several more circuits of the track in the morning we set off 14km up the road to St Fromond. Bad weather was forecast for the morning so we sat in the van beside the river until two reading and ...
... Beer, gratins, and wine all around made for a lovely evening together, our first dinner out but it was so nice to sit out even after it started to rain and spend a fairly restful and enjoyable time together, Was our day over, of course not it was such a nice evening we went to walk around a bit. The streets are so vibrant and happening in Bayeux, people out window shopping and enjoying the night. Was wandered to the cathedral and were rewarded by lights everywhere. A huge and ...
... both iPad and camera is an effort itself!
So, yesterday, after Fort la Latte we were rushing... So much to see, so little time! It was just half an hour to Chateau de la Hudaunaye - what a strange name and no idea now to pronounce it - but that left us just an hour to look around before closing. Yet again, another picturesque ruin in a gorgeous setting, at an intersection of two rural lanes surrounded by a bit of ...
... book ourselves a couple of camp sites in a town called Bourg-Achard. The following morning was spent getting our brake lights fixed, luckily we found a Citroen garage, unfortunately for us we didn't have the luxury of our Melbourne mechanic to do a good deal for us. That afternoon we drove further south and met up with Luke, Kate and the kids at Mont St Michel and camped for the ...
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