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Date of Stay:August 10th 2013:  This France Passion site, Domaine du Pont Prieur in Rebreuve-Ranchicourt is the car park for a bar/restaurant adjacent to a fishing lake in a small village about 85km from Calais so an easy run to the tunnel in the morning. The car park was very full on arrival with cars of […]

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Mmmmm Beer!

La Microbrasserie de Chandres

Date of stay: August 9th 2013. Absolutely delightful micro-brewery in the tiny village of Chandres. Listed in France Passion under Sours it is tricky to find from their directions. However, key Chandres into the SatNav and you can’t miss it. The shop is only open limited hours but we were lucky enough to be there […]

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Camping Bellevue Muides sur Loire

 Date of stay: August 8th: This is a municipal site in the pretty town of Muides sur Loire.  There is an expensive ‘resort’ site round the corner which has multiple pools and activities but this municipal site, adjacent to the river and one third of the price was much more appealing. Free WiFi on the site […]

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Excellent Bourne Facilities

Mery sur Cher

Date of stay August 7th: This is an excellent Aire de Service and an ideal stopover very close to the A71.  Officially there is a barrier and entry on payment of five euros but the barrier was raised when we arrived.  The Aire was almost full (including one caravan) but the alloted spaces were very large […]

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Didn’t quite stay: August 4th Spotted this Aire by the water in our ‘all the aires’ book and looked ideally situated in a car park by the river and in the town unfortunately, our book is a couple of years old and the Aire is no more.  Or to be more precise it is no […]

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