Monthly Archives: May 2014

We are finally on our boat 🎉🎉

Finally we have our boat! And also we managed to get some Wifi. The signal here in Pont de Vaux is very weak for our Orange dongle thingie so we Re in the Tourism  Centre where the lovely lady has … Continue reading

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Goodbye Moissac…

Good news! I didn’t sink the boat, or fall overboard although we did a surprise man overboard drill which just happened to be when I was driving. Between us we managed to save the life buoy from drowning so job … Continue reading

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Hello Moissac

We are now in Moissac, about an hour north of Toulouse by regional train. We are staying in a B&B across the canal from the Capitanerie. Tomorrow we will be spending the day out on a school boat, learning the … Continue reading

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The saga continues…

I found some essentials on the 6th floor… And then it happened…departing through the front doors I was called back by une grande homme and accused of shoplifting. 😳 Mais, I said. I didn’t even buy anything. Ah hah. He … Continue reading

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Paris…You know you’re alive when you’re accused of shoplifting at Galleries Lafayette…

Today we leave Paris. It’s such a fabulous city. Even the Railway Stations are fabulous. We ended up with a room at the Holiday Inn opposite the station which doesn’t sound particularly inviting but look at it… The rooms are … Continue reading

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The journey to Paris…

Finally the day arrived to start our 2014 adventure. We carefully packed our suitcases. Then unpacked and discarded most of the clothes (well I did) and most of the fiction. 23kgs each is normally more than ample but with 10kg … Continue reading

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