France (1) August 10th 2008 Well, this has been a fine start to the holiday......
Arrived in France safely, however on route to the campsite Ollie (the van) started making wierd noises and once it totally stopped and we needed a bump start.
Finally got to the campsite, parked on pitch and van would no longer start. NOTHING! Called the lovely AA (we were wise enough to get cover). A french guy came out and hit the st ... read more
Europe » France » Île-de-France » Provins Although ultimately a victor in World Wars I and II, France suffered extensive losses in its empire, wealth, manpower, and rank as a dominant nation-state. Nevertheless, France today is one of the most modern countries in the world and is a leader am... ... read more
We are the proud owners of a lovely 1976 VW Westfalia campervan and have already been away in the UK a few times. We've spent a few weeks getting the van ready and I have been busy planning a little trip.......
a bit further than we've gone before... Italy!!!!
Wish us luck.... full info