If you head for Villeneuve-Sur-Yonne (just 7kms from our depot) in a motorhome or campervan this summer you will be greeted by some seriously cute new arrivals. The proud parents of these six cygnets have been trying to start a family for the last couple of years. They have finally achieved it and news of […]
Archive | May, 2017
Wild Camping in France for Motorhomes and Campervans!
Years of campervan and motorhome travel in France have shown us that you can pull over for the night almost anywhere. Read on to discover some of the places where we’ve “gone wild” for the night… We often blog about the thousands of formal places to stay in campervans, such as campsites and “Aire de […]
Low Emission Zones are now Europe-Wide
This blog started off as educational news on vehicle emissions in Europe, but it has turned into a bit of a rant. However, I am going to share my findings with you anyway! In a bid to improve air quality in assorted “sensitive” areas across Europe (including cities and other places where either people, nature […]
Campervan parking update for the 2017 Tour de France start in Dusseldorf
Le Grand Depart car park booking now in English, VIP seats still available, Myths of the Tour art exhibition…and just two FMH vehicles remaining! The Tour de France Dusseldorf Project Team (who are responsible for making sure the city is a wonderful Tour host), got off to a bit of a slow start in making […]
Learn how to bake sourdough bread in a medieval castle oven!
Take part in a 21st-Century medieval adventure… Watch and learn how sourdough was made, wood was turned and pots were thrown exactly as it was done in 1228. Back in 2014, we wrote about the amazing Guédelon Castle project, just one hour from our depot. It amazed us then and continues to do so now. […]