Archive | July, 2016

Try this Loire Valley wine on your campervan trip, you’ll love it

20 Jul
Chilled Poilly Fumé from the Loire Valley

Though surrounded by Burgundy’s great vineyards, I also have a favourite from the Loire Valley. Taste it and discover its vineyards on a campervan holiday. Being based in Burgundy, one of the world’s most famous wine regions, I tend to write about Burgundian wines pretty relentlessly but for the first seven years of my life […]

Get ready for next year’s Tour de France!

13 Jul
Frank and April Rippel get up close to the Tour de France

The current 2016 Tour de France is packed full of interesting new developments – and it’s still got 11 days to go! But we’ve been working hard already to get our ‘Tour 2017 Special Package’ ready. Read on to find out more… There have been surprises galore so far in this year’s Tour de France […]

Can I cross from France to the UK in a motorhome?

06 Jul

Is it possible, and what’s it like, to cross from France to the UK via the Channel Tunnel in a motorhome? This week’s blog answers your questions. After setting off from our depot in Burgundy, France, some of our clients cross the English Channel (known as La Manche in French, meaning “the sleeve” ) and […]