Moulin-a-Vent on the N7

After my brief visit to Beaune, I drove on to deliver the hire car that had replaced my broken down Skoda, which was still en panne in a garage somewhere outside Orleans. I have described its rather tragic last moments earlier in my blog, and gradually it was becoming...

First steps in the Maconnais

Exploring The Mâconnais From our base in Mâcon, I drove out to several of the southern Mâconnais villages: first to Vinzelles, then on to Fuissé, then Pouilly and then Solutré. These all lie within a few kilometers of each other, and although the Caves were all shut,...
Visiting Soubes

Visiting Soubes

We drove to Soubes in Languedoc for our annual holiday in the south of France.

Our Welsh Jaunt

Writing desk Windswept Beach Laugharne Llanstefan Tower Laugharne Graves Laugharne from Beach Laugharne Castle Grounds Jabajak Writer’s View Laugharne Bay Eggs For Sales Dylan Thomas Boathouse Beer Barrels Amroth Beach Welsh Church Vines at Hebron The Sea at...
Our Dorset Trip

Our Dorset Trip

We visited Dorset in July 2021 to celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary!

Heading to Tofino

Heading to Tofino

Taking the Tsawwassen ferry to Nanaimo on Vancouver Island, and then driving over the mountains to Tofino and nearby Ucluelet