This post was last updated on July 30th, 2018 at 04:51 pmPamplona, San Fermin (more commonly known as the running of the bulls), July 2012. Crazy times. An incredible experience. Driving into Pamplona we were surrounded by white and red. Not a single person wore another colour. Locals, tourists, all in white and red. Most […]
This post was last updated on September 16th, 2014 at 09:29 amCompletely unprepared, I hopped on a ferry from Dover to Calais. However, little did I know that I would dock £50 poorer! So apparently you need the following to drive into France; A breathalyser test A red warning triangle A high visibility vest Stickers […]
This post was last updated on July 26th, 2019 at 10:27 amGUEST ENTRY: GEORGIE HARRIS Two weeks, two countries, one tent. What could possibly go wrong?? With previous recreational camping, and festival, experience one should be an expert in assembling a tent. However, day one of the trip, after a few hours spent in the […]
This post was last updated on July 30th, 2018 at 04:57 pmFancy a trip to the Sahara? Worried about the harsh location/ incredible heat extremes/ lack of places to stay? Well forget that and get over to France for your sand dune experience with all your home comforts nearby! Dune du Pilat or Dune de […]
After finding out that I could buy 14 bottles of lush French red wine for under £20, I couldn’t help but fall in love with the country that little bit more… I do love a bargain… And I good like a good vino…win win!!
When you don’t speak the language that the menu is written in it’s nothing unusual to just point at a random dish and hope for the best. Lesson learnt, I now know that I am not a fan of raw minced beef, known locally as tartare de boeuf…. Better luck next time!