A Trip to Rhodes
It took us quite a while to decide on a trip to Greece. A good opportunity arose through the Soulac Accueille association: mid-September, the best
time to go, a well-organised trip, pleasant travelling companions, and an interesting itinerary – Rhodes...
On the beautiful blue Danube
Prague, Vienna, Bratislava, Budapest, plus a cruise on the Danube – something we had dreamed of for a long time, and at last the dream came true.
Our neighbours told us about this holiday organised by the Association Voyages Culturels et Thématiques des Médocains (AVCTM) in Soulac-sur-Mer...
Maxted Travels with Modestine
We have spent the last couple of days staying in the very heart of Bordeaux with our friends Yves and Catherine who have given up their time to show
us around the city and provided us with home comforts, good company and several lovely meals – not to mention the local wines. Yves, an expert in
making his own, very professional travel films, has given Ian lessons in editing video clips, so in the future we may be able to include such
things in our blogs...
The frigate Hermione
During May we decided to celebrate a birthday in Ile de Re, suffice to say neither of us will see thirty five again. Friends advised us to call in at
Rochefort and visit the Royal Rope Works (Royal Corduinary) and also see the building of the replica 18 century frigate “Hermione” advice we are so
pleased to have taken...