9 – 11 May: A dash through France – Champagne to Provence

Author: Mr A Location: Beaune, Mirmande and Bagnols-en-Forêt, France We had three days to travel just under a 1,000km through the centre of France in order to reach our next get together with friends in Provence. That meant the freeways – expensive, boring and fast would be my summary. We spent around €100 on tolls, …

25 December – 1 January: Oh what a year! Reflecting on 2019 as we enter a new decade

Author: Mrs A Location: Sydney, Australia The past week has been full of friends, colour and laughter, starting with a Christmas day feast, lunch catch up in the city, and finishing the year with a bollywood inspired new year’s eve fancy dress party. Coming to the end of the year, it’s a great time to …

12-13 May: Spring on the Côte d’Azur

Author: Mrs A Location: Bagnols-en-Forêt, Provence-Alps-Côte, France Our wonderful hosts have lived within the community of Bagnols-en-Forêt for about four years now. It’s tucked up on the hinterland behind the sparkling Mediterranean, on land which traditionally has been used to grow olives and grapes, but these days is more profitable being subdivided to house terracotta …

Monday 16 April – Treated like royalty in Noosa

Author: Mrs A Location: Noosaville, Sunshine Coast, Queensland Another sunny day dawned in Noosa, the mercury climbing up to the early 30s, cooled by the ocean breezes, dancing their way across the river to our hosts’ apartment. We could definitely see ourselves living here, the lifestyle is very appealing. Ray was determined to help encourage …

The gear locker

So what are the essential bits of gear any self respecting traveller needs to tour with? My aim is to tempt and tease, education is unlikely,  but you never know. This is our first year or so living and travelling in a mobile home so what would we know anyway you very rightly ask? OK …