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Galette, Butterfly and Bee

(This crêpere has had a licence to trade since 1941 – that was during the second world war!) It’s Sunday and a travel day for us. We are still on route to see Nancy and have arrived in another pretty … Continue reading

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Practising the local customs…

(We’re just outside the town of St. Romain de Colbosc) It’s about a kilometre to the nearest town and after breakfast off I went. We had cycled here yesterday but took a left turn and went to the big supermarket … Continue reading

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Night at the Museum

(Glass shelves filled with porcelain from a famous factory in Bayeux, no longer operational) We have arrived in France! Our ship docked right on time at 4.15pm, at 5pm we were in the supermarket and back on the road by … Continue reading

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Nice name, shame about the….

(I LOVE bunting. I have even been knitting bunting on this trip and there’s some on it’s way to Canada and Cashel…) Remember I was saying there were all these wonderful free places to stay? Well, we’ve been mixing the … Continue reading

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Walking in the West

We’re in the UK at the moment but last weekend I went for a walk in the West of Ireland and this is that story.    I have been saying YES rather than NO to walking lately. Maybe it’s because … Continue reading

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Ending

   The journey’s over and I’m back home, back to normal… or maybe a new normal. Before leaving Portugal I got a chance to do touristy things. We were in the town of Tomar, a two hour train ride north … Continue reading

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Getting Lost… and Found by Angels

  I joined the early group of walkers yesterday morning. Early means setting off at 6.30am. That always seemed like such a good idea when I lie in my bed at home but I never get out of my bed … Continue reading

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