The Final Countdown

The Final Countdown

11th August, Freneuse It was a very dark and very quiet night in the forest and I slept like a baby bear. The trees are so dense that it’s very dark and quite cool, so most families avoid camping there, which in turn means no kids running around at all hours. I...
A Week Off

A Week Off

29th July, Crêches sur Saône   I had a quiet day as unusually I felt quite off colour.  Both me and the weather were very half-hearted so we both took it easy and after a good night’s rest I’m sure we’ll both be brighter tomorrow.   30th...

A Quick Update

I’m writing this post in the library at Blain which is just North of Nantes.  The keyboard has the French arrangement of characters printed on it but is set to qwerty, so if this is total nonsense, I apologise. I have been keeping a diary on my ipad which I will...
Clear for Take Off

Clear for Take Off

I should start this post with a Public Service Announcement – the picture above is Blue Sky.  Seldom seen and much talked about, it’s normally associated with sun and warmth but recently it has come complete with a northerly wind that could freeze the bell...