Tag Archives: France

CAMPING – So worth the effort!

Oh yes….camping, where do I start?  I have camped most of my adult life, when the kids were small, we went to the Gower, even before we could drive!  My Dad would drop us in the field with a mountain … Continue reading

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THE ADVENTURES OF CILLA THE CITROEN – Homeward Bound

We’re going Home So, as usual the Gulls have had us awake since around 04.30.  We still try to catch another hours sleep but it’s almost impossible…… as soon as the first rays of sun appear in the sky they … Continue reading

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THE ADVENTURES OF CILLA THE CITROEN – Bye Bye Ostende

  Last day in Ostende We were right it was a sticky night, without air conditioning we need the large window open, so as a result I now have 3 really angry Mozzie bites, we need the Apotheke (Pharmacy)….. When … Continue reading

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THE ADVENTURES OF CILLA THE CITROEN – Ostende and the Cardiff Hotel!

Destination Ostende! So we’re up and at ‘em again this morning.  We are on schedule to leave the car park by 08.30…. We thought!  How much stuff can you accumulate in one hotel room in 4 days?  It took 3 … Continue reading

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THE ADVENTURES OF CILLA THE CITROEN – Heidelberg

Heidelberg the Aldstat and the Schloss A lazy morning following our epic journey yesterday.  We are still in shock regarding the horrific scenes playing out on BBC World News and this morning, I am going to attempt a Skype call … Continue reading

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THE ADVENTURES OF CILLA THE CITROEN – Graz – Heiligenblut

  Early start….182 miles to go……………. So we are awake, it’s 04.30… This horrible tiny room at Ibis Lendplatz in Graz is stifling. The air conditioning is whirring loudly but making hardly any difference, the toilet smells of cigarettes,  even though … Continue reading

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THE ADVENTURES OF CILLA THE CITROEN – Schloss Eggenburg & the BBQ (Grillen)

  When we woke yesterday, we decided to have a lazy morning.  This visit to Graz is always packed with activity and as I said earlier, we need more time to recover than we used to! So we watched the … Continue reading

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