France


Our Tour of Alpes Haute Provence – Continues

Posted on June 23, 2014

Gorge Du Verdon Driving towards the Gorge. Just breathtaking. Can you see our Motorhome,right in the photo. We stayed and had lunch looking over the lake. This is the life, thats for sure. The Gorge du Verdon, also known as the "Grand Canyon of Europe", lies in the mountains of southeastern France.The canyon runs for 20km (13mi) between the towns of ...

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Our Tour of Alpes De Haute Provence

Posted on June 23, 2014

Shaun has now finished his first two parts of his Paragliding course so we have gone off to explore Provence and to see what it has to offer. Digne-Les-Bains Digne as it is commonly referred to, was our first stop. It is the capital of the Alpes de Haute-Provence, and the only city in the long stretch of mountains between Orange and Turin, it has a thriving boulevard of cafés mixed with smart shoe-shops, chocolate shops and bookshops. ...

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We are in the Mountains

Posted on June 23, 2014

We are in the Mountains at the moment but we have a very weak internet signal.  I have some wonderful photos to share and as soon as we get a strong enough signal I will continue the blog.  We are still having the time of our lives and so pleased we made the decision to step out of the rat race.Warm regardsDawn, Shaun and Jäger 

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Life in Provence

Posted on May 26, 2014

We have now been living in Provence for 3 weeks.  The weather has been lovely most days with the temperature being between 20-25 degrees,  dropping down to single figures on an evening as we are above 700m.  We have even had to put the heating on first thing on a morning to take away the chill.  But by 11am it has normally warmed up nicely  Paragliding School While the boys were on their course they would leave by 8.30am to grab a ...

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My Life in Provence

Posted on May 26, 2014