Archive | April, 2015

Normandy, a great destination for a campervan trip!

30 Apr
Normandy Beach

The Newman family from Cambridge, UK just returned from a trip to Normandy and raved about it (they took the photos in this blog). They explored the coast between Omaha Beach and Honfleur and said it was a stunning coastline with lots to see and do. As they were a group of four adults, they decided […]

Do I need an International Driver’s Permit to drive a campervan in France?

21 Apr
International Driving permits

If you have a national driving licence, issued outside the European Union, you do need to obtain an International Driver’s Permit too. This is the latest wording on “Rendezvous France” the official French tourism website: “To drive in France, you must be in possession of your national driving licence (if you’re not an EU citizen, […]

Get a great view of French blossom from a campervan.

03 Apr

Spring is springing out all over the place and there is suddenly beautiful blossom on the trees (these two photos were taken last weekend). As you drive through France’s quiet, tree-lined roads the blossom greets you everywhere! The FMH team have been flat out for weeks getting the spring cleaning done before this weekend. In […]