Keith on April 12th, 2013

On Tuesday evening we enjoyed a meal in the company of two couples who were staying in the apartments on the site.  One couple were Norwegian but, lived in Sweden, he is a retired Volvo engineer. The other couple were from Belgium and here on a bird watching trip. Most of the conversation was conducted [...]

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Keith on February 26th, 2013

Today is Jan’s birthday.  This afternoon we received a surprise gift from the site, a birthday cake with a message. “Camping Inter,La Marina wishes you a happy birthday. All the best for you and your family.  we know you are far away from home but we hope that, here with us, you feel like at [...]

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Keith on February 4th, 2013

Yesterday, Sunday, we met up with some neighbours of ours from St Margarets who are holiday at a location not far from us. Enjoyed Sunday lunch together.  

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Keith on February 2nd, 2013

There are a number of motor homers who wild camp, they do not want to pay anything and will free load at any opportunity.  A group of them are occupying a car park near a beach on the outskirts of La Marina.  Their choice, fine. Located at the entrance to our site, outside the security [...]

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Keith on January 31st, 2013

Today, Thursday, after lunch, we took the chairs, books, cold drinks, telescope and binoculars to the beach.  Chilled out for a couple of hours, 23°, nice.

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Keith on January 29th, 2013

It is amazing what makes some people happy.  This afternoon we walked from the site to the local town and enjoyed a drink at one the local bars, outside in the sunshine, (you do not need to know how warm it was).  On the way back we visited a local hardware store, Jan bought a [...]

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Keith on April 12th, 2012

We are both volunteers at the Dover transport museum performing many task.  Jan is a really good baker makeing cakes for the tea room, they go down a storm. Coffee and walnut is the most popular. Her fruit cake is also very popular.  

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Keith on March 28th, 2012

I will try to keep this missive short.  So many thoughts it would be easy to go into overload.  Any questions later.  In plain brown envolopes please.  Do it before the price of a stamp rises. North America, snow birds.  Europe, grey nomads.  People, normaly retired, who travel south for the winter.  It is almost a [...]

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Keith on January 3rd, 2012

Janet got a tablet computer for Christmas and is slowy taking to it.  Today we set up an account to down load the Daily express. She is a happy bunny.

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Keith on September 2nd, 2011

The motor home, trailer and car combined is a little under 12 metres long and about 4.8 tonnes in weight. When driving I try to anticipate, give myself room to manoeuvre, get in the correct lane in plenty of time and be considerate to other road users. The rig is not good in the wet, [...]

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