Onwards in search of sun May 8th 2012 Wednesday 2 May – Last night we were freecamped by the river and Roman bridge at Alcantara. Today we drove back up into town for a look-see. Weather overcast and chilly – fairly interesting town, pretty much deserted. Had a coffee in the square and moved on. An hour or so’s drive to Valencia de Alcantara through varied countryside – flat & barren, green & rolling, hilly & rocky. We ... read more
Europe » Spain » Extremadura » Cáceres » Casar de Caceres Spain's powerful world empire of the 16th and 17th centuries ultimately yielded command of the seas to England. Subsequent failure to embrace the mercantile and industrial revolutions caused the country to fall behind Britain, France, and Germany in ... ... read more
So.....................'Just do it' - we did.
If you keep saying 'one day' or 'when we can afford it' .....you never will or it'll be too late. What are you waiting for? It's so do-able and doesn't have to be expensive.
Back in 2008, having done a fair amount of research on motorhomes, we narrowed our choice down to one model! The criteria were:
* Not too long - so's we could negotiate small villages and park in town centres and car parks.
* A drop-down over cab bed - so living space wasn't wasted with a fixed bedroom and we didn't have to make the bed up every night.
* A rear l... full info