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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 – I do Like to be Beside the Seaside

  Tram Ticket in a Heatwave….  and another Sunset. Good morning, it is Wednesday 20th July and we have just eaten breakfast at the Cardiff Hotel.  Traditional continental breakfast of Ham, Salami, Slices of Cheese, Jams and massive bread rolls.  … 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 – Heiligenblut in a Thunderstorm

The Waterfalls the Grossglockner and the Thunderstorm! So, let’s go to the Waterfalls, we packed our rucksack.  Sunscreen -check, Water – check, Cameras -check…..Let’s go hiking! We walked through the village, past the Sharek Cable Car, down the hill and … 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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