Category Archives: Our Winter Trip 2014

A Bit Of A Round Robin Trip To ‘Donny’

Portsmouth – Salisbury – Cirencester – Doncaster (289 Miles) We were relieved to be on the ferry and we made our way to our pre-booked cabin, so okay, we splashed out a bit and went for one of the nice … Continue reading

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Our Trip Summary for Winter 2014

Saturday 7th March 2015 Those of you who have been following our blog (War and Peace), will have become accustomed to occasionally seeing my inclusions of ‘song lyrics’, albeit I may, from time to time, have amended the actual original … Continue reading

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Its Not All Plain Sailing !!

Burgos – Santander (116 Miles) We had done so much walking over the past three days that my legs didn’t stop moving even when laying in bed !! I’m not sure if my restless night was because I was worried … Continue reading

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Shazza Goes In Search Of A Local Boy !!

Salamanca to Burgos (183 Miles) We awoke early, even before the alarm was scheduled to go off at 08:00am. We had our customary duvet coffees before getting ‘ready to roll’. This time we did remember to make a flask of … Continue reading

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Salamanca – Also Nice For Self Confessed History Heathens !!

27th February 2015 – Salamanca Our guide-book advised us that we should allow two full days to fully appreciate ‘Salamanca‘, it also stated that it was the most ‘Graceful‘ City in Spain, so we were really looking forward to our … Continue reading

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A Shock To The System !!

Coria to Salamanca (106 Miles) The one downside to ‘Wildcamping’ are those damn night noises, it doesn’t matter where we are, we can be in the company of other Motorhomers or completely isolated, miles from civilisation, but I still hear … Continue reading

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A Bit Late For The Party !!

La Duquesa to Coria (337 Miles) It was inevitable, we knew we would have to start making our way North sooner rather than later, we were hoping that it would be later and had already extended our stay at Camping … Continue reading

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The End Is In Sight !!

Every Friday morning in Sabanillas they hold their weekly market so we thought we would stroll down and take a look. It was nothing remarkable, you find the same back in UK, a variety of stalls selling fresh produce, clothing, … Continue reading

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A Winters Walk But In A Spanish Style !!

Thursday 19th February 2015 We had one hell of a battering last night, there was a storm raging outside, no rain just extremely strong winds of the 30mph plus variety, we could hear the waves roaring in and then the … Continue reading

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Between The Sun And The Deep Blue Sea !!

Puerta Gelves to La Duquesa (132 Miles) By now we should have visited The town of ‘Zafra‘ and enjoyed the gastronomic delights of the ‘Iberico Pork Festival‘, then moved a bit further North to ‘Merida‘ where we would have spent … Continue reading

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