France in our motorhome

Empty roads lead to Île d’Oléron

Setting off from Vannes we headed south again on the motorway. ( yes, we do use the toll roads when needed). We were heading for the Île d'Oléron but needed a stopover as I don't like to drive too far in one day. Looking through our book of the 'most beautiful villages in France we discovered that Vouvant was only 11km off the motorway and that there is a motorhome aire 400 metres from the village centre. [caption id="attachment_2572" align="alignleft"…
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France in our motorhome

St Malo to Vannes & a problem with 4 camels & a zebra

Picking up our motorhome from its safe storage, this was the start of our exciting 6 weeks motorhome holiday to France. We were soon on the lovely M6 motorway on our way to Portsmouth, but we had also booked an overnight stop at The Chequers Inn, just off the A34 near Abingdon as a half way stop-over. They offer free parking in return for eating in the pub - never a hardship! The next day we were back on the…
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