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Caravanning

Our favourite form of getting away is the good old caravan. The current van is a Bailey Scorpio, and it is serving us very well.

The caravan is the ideal way to visit new places at low cost - arrive when you like, and leave when you like. If your not happy - move on. The flexibility is great, especially with two young daughters.

We are members of the Caravan Club and frequently use their sites because we know that they will always be of a high standard. Commercial sites are far more of a lottery.

As and when I get the time I will try and build up a review of different sites we have stayed on and what's worth seeing nearby.

Something I've discovered writing up my UK pages - it's very time consuming!
I will try and write up some of our foreign holiday destinations as time allows - concentrating on recommendations for accommodation and a couple of top tips to get us up & running, with more details to follow.

2004 Travels

July - Gower Coast (1 week) & Pembry Country park, (1 week) South Wales
Sept - Kos, Greek Islands

2003 Travel Pages

November ~ Scarborough & Whitby
October ~ Blackpool
October ~ Lake District
October ~ Burnley, Lancashire
June ~ Southport, Merseyside
May ~ Leyburn, North Torkshire
April ~ Goathland, North Yorkshire
April ~ Robin Hoods Bay, North Yorkshire
March ~ Grange-Over-Sands, Cumbria

Previous holidays

July 1994 ~ Dominican Republic
Dec 1994 ~ Peak District, YHA
Jun 1996 ~ Caravan holiday Scotland
Sep 1996 ~ Self catering apt. Lagos, Algarve.
May 1997 ~ Pathos Cyprus
Jul 1997 ~ Forest of Dean
Jul 1998 ~ Devon 1 week on north coast, 1 on south coast
Jan 1999 ~ North Sea Ferry Cruise to Belgium
Jul 1999 ~ Texel, Holland
Sep 1999 ~ Forest Of Dean (Christchurch site)
Nov 1999 Scarborough
Apr 2000 ~ North Yorks, Pately Bridge & Leyburn
Jun 2000 ~ Grange Over Sands
Jun/Jul 2000 ~ Pembrokeshire
Aug ~ Ullswater
Sep 2000 ~ Petra, Lesvos, Greece

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