A break in Bury and the Glorious West Pennine Moors, Greater Manchester

Our next stop after charming Burton upon Stather was a 3-day stay with our good motorhoming friends John and Julie in Bury, north of Manchester.  We hadn’t seen them since the start of our summer holiday in early July and, as always, we were very keen to meet up and exchange news and anecdotes.  We … More A break in Bury and the Glorious West Pennine Moors, Greater Manchester

Burton upon Stather

After our two-day visit to the seaside town of Mablethorpe, our next stop was slightly north west at Burton upon Stather, just north of Scunthorpe, where we stayed at the brilliant Brookside Country Park.  We had a large pitch on gravel, the shower block was immaculate and the water hot.  There are also laundry facilities … More Burton upon Stather

New Discoveries in the Vendée and the Loire

Following our 5 relaxing days of cycling, fishing, walking, swimming, reading and crocheting at Dompierre-sur-Charente, we kept heading north and stopped at Vouvant, in the Vendée, another village classified as one of the most beautiful in France.  We stayed at the large motorhome aire by the cemetery and walked to the village to look around … More New Discoveries in the Vendée and the Loire