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France In A Campervan – Where We Stayed

Written on July 5, 2020 in Family Travel

France in a campervan Our campervan adventures in France has spanned 2 years and during that time we have stopped at a range of spots for motorhomes and campers. Whilst only a few are worth dedicating a whole blog post t...

Exploring Munster And Finding Storks In France

Written on June 18, 2020 in Family Travel

Exploring Munster and Finding Storks In my previous post on exploring the Alsace with kids, I mentioned the dead-ends that led us to Munster, and how with hindsight I was so grateful for them. There was so much about Mun...

Exploring The Alsace With Kids

Written on February 24, 2020 in Family Travel

Riquewihr Exploring the Alsace with kids In our 2 years of travelling around Europe in our motorhome, we have spent the majority of that time exploring France. A quick look at our route maps for 2018 and 2019 will show y...

12 Months Of Family Van Life – The Stats

Written on July 8, 2019 in Motorhome Life

It’s been 12 months of family van life – wow! Nick and I are feeling pretty tired at the moment, but what an achievement. When we set off 12 months ago, we always said – 2 months or 2 years, whatever th...

Our Favourite French Markets

Written on May 12, 2019 in Family Travel

Guide to our favourite French markets This is a guide to our favourite French markets. Since we started our travels in 2018 we’ve spent over 6 months travelling around France. We all love food and discovering new f...

Renting A Gite In France Over Winter

Written on February 23, 2019 in Family Travel

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Pyrenees Wild Camping With Kids

Written on February 19, 2019 in Family Travel

Pyrenees wild camping with kids In July we spent a couple of days camping and foraging in the Pyrenees in France. It was one of our favourite spots on our journey so far. It was great for our daughters with a pebbly moun...

Where To Find Wild Flamingos In The Camargue

Written on November 12, 2018 in Family Travel

Where to find wild flamingos in the Camargue Who knew there were wild flamingos in France? Not me! The Camargue region of France is an area that is almost mythical in my memories. As a child I loved horses, and the iconi...

Île De Ré With Kids On A Budget

Written on September 1, 2018 in Family Travel

Île de Ré with kids on a budget A visit to Île de Ré with no planning or expectations In July we spent a lovely few days on the Île de Ré with our two girls, and we managed to do it without spending a lot of mone...

Exploring Lagrasse With Kids

Written on August 13, 2018 in Family Travel

Exploring Lagrasse with kids The joys of unplanned travel One of the special things about travelling in this way – with no plan, no destinations – is the excitement of stumbling across somewhere really specia...