On Our Bikes July 8th 2012 BLOG 12
Monday 2 July – So there we were still on the island of Oleron – northern end, at St Denis. It was a cool overcast morning, so we slobbed it in the van ‘til after lunch. Off on the bikes again in the increasing bright weather cross-county on a round trip to Les Huttes, where we had an ice-cream and watched the surfers, back across the island to La Bree-les-Bains again to s ... read more
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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