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Hegebeintum

Hegebeintum

Date of stay 30th March: Try saying that when you have had a glass of wine or two!  Completely in the middle of nowhere between Enkhuizen and our next stop which would be Bremen in Germany.  This is a small car park adjacent to a tourist information centre with an exhibition about the surrounding land.  It […]

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Ship in a Bottle

Enkhuizen

Date of Stay 29th March 2018: Going North from Amsterdam this would be our next one night stay.  I knew nothing about it other than that it had a ‘Ship in Bottle’ museum with over 1,000 examples of these little miracles and a short video showing how it is done.  In terms of unusual museums this […]

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Floating Motel Near the Free Ferry Point

Amsterdam City Camp

Date of Stay March 27th to 29th: What a great stop Amsterdam City Camp is for motorhomes (location on the map below).  Okay, it is in the middle of some derelict docks currently being ‘regenerated’ and is basically a fenced off car park but it has a great deal going for it.  You cannot book in advance, it […]

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Canal in the heart of Bruges

Bruges Belgian Beer and Chocolates

Date of Stay 26th March 2018: A short drive from Calais, we stayed one night at an Air in the South of Bruges.  Barrier entry and €19 per night including  6 amp electric.  Very close to the city, just a short bike ride and very bike friendly as you might expect. The sunshine and the […]

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La Savane - highly recommended

Le Touquet

May 21st 2014: What a delightful place this is!  Wide and leafy streets with expensive houses, this is clearly a ‘des res’ addressing France.  Sports activities abound and great beach access.  We drove down to the Aire but decided not to stay the night simply because we had elsewhere to be that evening.  The Aire looked […]

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Boulogne – the unexpected

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