Monthly Archives: September 2009


As in both the laptop is working (Dell replaced CPU, Motherboard, heat sink, and fans – e.g. most of it!); and we’re back from France in one piece. Diary and pictures now uploaded.

We’re back!


still here and alive. mcdonalds wifi working well! just coming up to st tropez. weather been really sunny but last night when wild camping at a small quay we had a major thunderstorm and mel thought we would be washed away! we werent but van now clean. — Sent from […]

hi from the med



Currently in south of france having a good time.  laptop blown up (big time) so until I can get a Dell engineer we will not be able to blog or post pics. Worry not – we're fine and dandy and getting a good tan!  

Dead laptop


Hello We are just north of Millau next to the river Tarn and basking in the sun a bit. Glad to have had a few days of good weather and escaping the cold and wet UK! Our fame follows us – someone came and said hello to us at Oradour […]

Near Millau



Just leaving on a months trip to France to have both a tour and a holiday!  Very much looking forward to this trip and hopefully we’ll come back with  a nice tan! Watch this space…

Bonjour France