France


La Chappelle D’ Abondance – France.

Posted on September 3, 2014

Within a few days of Ian, Sarah and James leaving to go back to the UK, Shaun had to leave to. He had to fly back to the UK to pick up his truck and travel to the Czech Republic with a rally car. He was going to be away for 2 whole weeks. So I decided just after a few days to pack up the motorhome and leave Les Gets and go off exploring with Jager. We ended up driving over the mountains to a little village called La Chappelle d' Abondance...

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The Alps In August – France.

Posted on August 30, 2014

After returning from my expedition we had a week in La Motte du Caire at a campsite (with a pool) for me to settle back into life with my boys and living in Myrtle our motorhome before we set off on our travels again.We had 7 days to travel 259 miles back to the Alps to meet our friends (Sarah, Ian and James) in Les Gets for some more mountain biking, paragliding, socialising and drinking more wine.This is how we got there.First Stop: ...

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Welcome Back To Our Travel Blog

Posted on August 1, 2014

Welcome back to our travel blog, sorry for the break in the blog but we have both been working during July and August.I am busy updating the blog with everything that has been happening and places we have seen since our last blog.  I hope you enjoy reading them and continue to follow us?We are heading off again in 3 weeks when Shaun returns back from working away, we are intending to drive down through Andorra, Spain and Portugal...

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Les Gets/Morzine – Mountain Bike Mecca – France.

Posted on June 30, 2014

The end of June saw us heading north into the French Alps to Les Gets and Morzine, the Mecca for Mountain Biking.  Shaun and a few of his Army mates had arranged to take part in a 80km Mountain Bike event over the weekend of 27-29 June. It is held every year at this time to celebrate the opening of the resort for the summer season.  The route is designed to take in the areas main resorts and villages of Portes du Soleil. We arrived a few ...

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Laragne-Monteglin – France.

Posted on June 29, 2014

After Shaun had passed his Paragliding Club Pilot course we headed to Laragne-Monteglin which has a free Aire.  This was so Shaun could get some experience flying solo,  it was also a great place for Mountain Biking and walking. Last chance honey, let's just go through the check list: life insurance, check, will completed, check!!! Good Luck my darling, see you at the landing site!! Shaun's ...

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