Month: March 2009

Zons

Yeah! The gas works! We have independent heating. Boo, the microswitch on the shower doesn’t any more. Still, turning the tap on slightly on the bathroom basin kicks the water pump into life and supplies the shower with the needed push. Something to look at later. With a choice of Calais, Rotterdam and Zeebrugge  – …

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Truma, Putzbrunn

It’s been raining all night. That light but insistent rain which comes with Spring and permeates effortlessly into the skin. We arrive in the small town of Putzbrunn, around 30km from Munich just a little before 0930.  Much like the small number of other problems we’ve had with the motorhome (shower, solar panel, satellite), when …

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Masevaux

Based on our experience coming into the Rhone Alps, the alarm has been set for 0730. We’re on the road an hour later and manage to miss all the ski traffic. If we’d waited another hour, we’d have been stuck for an extra two . or more. We’re heading to Germany to get the boiler …

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Mouse

No snow for the beginning of the day, so it’s onto the slopes around 1000. As we catch the first lift, we see the forecast for the afternoon and tomorrow is more snow. Better get in as much skiing as we can. The sky is evenly overcast and the details on the piste difficult to …

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