Our visit to Paris

Wednesday 18th March Eclair count: 0 (poor) We left our bike with Eric’s parents and took the train from Caen to Paris. We arrived around midday and met up with Luca, who owned the apartment we were staying in, which we found through Airbnb (thanks Lorraine and Jason for the recommendation). It was a small…

The journey from Eastbourne to Ouistreham

Wednesday 11th March Miles on a bike: 22 Nautical miles: approximately 54 (thank you Google) After almost a week of visiting (leeching off of) my family in Eastbourne, the time had come to take the ferry from Newhaven to Dieppe and begin our lock-up-your-eclairs tour of France (with a stop off at Eric’s parent’s house). It…

The journey from Bristol to Eastbourne

After many trips to the charity shop, much selling, giving to friends and a bit of throwing away, we finally cleared most things from our flat. Here’s what we ended up with (minus the sofa) for storage – thanks Mark and Lisa for lending us your attic! We then had to pack up all our…

Goodbye Bristol!

We have lived in Bristol since 2007 and have absolutely loved it! We are of course very excited to finally be off on our travels, but it was sad to say goodbye to everyone. Here’s a few pics from our leaving party and my last day at work, plus a few more… Great to see…