Basque-ing in France

We left the coast where we were parked in the massive Landes pine forest under the lighthouse on a miserably rainy day. It had rained for two days and we hardly left our campervan at all in that time and finally we decided to hit the road. We could stick coastal and go south towards… Continue reading Basque-ing in France

Van life – Brittany to Pays de la Loire.

We left Brittany this week & left our little oasis at Penmarc'h, said goodbye to our lovely camping neighbours on the beach and drove all the way south passed Lorient and Vannes to a busy little beach at Sarzeau. We pulled up into the designated camper van field alongside an auld fella who was sitting… Continue reading Van life – Brittany to Pays de la Loire.

Vanlife in France – Brittany

Last Tuesday we headed off after a crazy boozy weekend hoping to catch the ferry from Rosslare to Cherbourg but we just missed it. We had to swing by the DOE centre in New Ross to get the camper vans roadworthy certificate which will cover us for the next 12 months. We ended up pulling… Continue reading Vanlife in France – Brittany

Road-schooling

We can best help children learn, not by deciding what we think they should learn and thinking of ingenious ways to teach it to them, but by making the world, as far as we can, accessible to them, paying serious attention to what they do, answering their questions - if they have any - and helping them explore the things they are most interested in