Week 26 (France 21 – Paris, Angres and home)

Where were we? We arrived in Paris last Saturday and spent three days exploring. Then on to Angres, just south of Lille for a night before spending our last day driving through Belgium and most of the Netherlands. A night on a ferry and this is the penultimate sentence we… Continue reading

Week 25 (France 20 – Brittany, Puy du Fou, Nantes and Le Mans)

Where were we? This time last week we were in Brittany, with one more coastal day ahead of us.  On Monday we retraced our route south and east, past Nantes to the small town of Mortagne-sur-Sèvre.  This was chosen entirely for its proximity to Puy du Fou, allegedly the world’s… Continue reading

Week 22 (France 17)

Where were we? Here. For the last time. And also here. Where should we have been? In that parallel Covid-free universe, this is the week that Tweed got to Tokyo. We had a great few days in Shanghai before leaving China on Wednesday on the ferry (slow boat from China?)… Continue reading