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Holiday Booking Confidence

Holiday Booking Confidence

I was watching TV last night about holiday villa scams, people booking their dream holiday, paying their money arriving at the destination and finding it simply doesn’t exist,  NIGHTMARE !! According to the show there are now a lot of phoney booking companies online,  also AirBnB ha... Read More

Camino de Santiago

Camino de Santiago

Camino de Santiago de Compostela   Walking the Camino de Santiago ?  It’s not necessarily a religious experience although I know it’s a pilgrimage that was one of the most important for Christians of the middle ages.  I put my hands up I haven’t done it, I’m... Read More

What did we find in the Forest ?

What did we find in the Forest ?

Dordogne in South West France is one of THE best places to hunt for mushrooms……….        This the time for mushrooms and I love them, I also love the country and I also love going for a walk, and leaf kicking ! (there’s the danger of not knowing... Read More

House hunting in France - Dordogne

House hunting in France - Dordogne

PROPERTY HUNTING IN FRANCE If you’re in any way interested in the property market in France then right now is an exciting time, with the exchange rates meaning you can pick up a bargain. French property isn’t bought and sold quite the same way as in the uk, once you’ve agreed to... Read More

Gite Dordogne

Gite Dordogne

GITE DORDOGNE Well holiday season is on our minds again, with this coming week being one of the most active for people booking holidays, I thought I’d have a look at what’s out there, think about what I would look for and why. Firstly the gite, is self-catering and makes a great base f... Read More