Archive | May, 2016

A visit to a Burgundy beauty

25 May

In this, the first of a series of beautiful places that our motorhome and campervan clients have visited in the culturally rich region of Burgundy (where our depot is located!), we report on Doug and Tricia Conners’ visit to Fontenay Abbey in Marmagne, a 12th century masterpiece, with something to please every age. The Conners’ […]

Absolutely GORGEOUS compact motorhome!

18 May

Our brand new Euro-Explorer Compact Prestige motorhomes (aka: Knaus Sky 550 TI) arrived today and they are absolutely gorgeous! They truly are the perfect vehicle for couples with everything you need for two in a really neat, compact space. The quality of the finish is apparent from the second you step inside, but that’s hardly […]

Wifi that travels with you on your campervan trip

11 May

An update on how to get Wifi cover during your motorhome travels in France, on up to 10 different devices, without breaking the bank! We recently blogged about Travel Wifi (a company that provides mobile Wifi hotspots, also known as “Pocket Wifi” or “Mifi”), but at that point we had never actually seen one of […]

Yippee, an English-speaking hairdresser in Sens!

04 May

Hairdresser woes and discoveries might not sound too important to some reading this blog, but for those of us who live here or those who have been travelling by motorhome through non-English speaking countries for some months, an English-speaking stylist is a revelation! It doesn’t matter how well you studied French before coming to France, […]