Where is the gate !!

Where is the gate !!

My desire to visit the Camargue once now becomes reality. From Arles my route is running south and gradually the landscape changes in a marshy area interchanged with lakes. Arriving in the small town " Saintes Maries de la Mer " I 'm looking for a campsite. France has well-equipped camper sites . My aim is " Aire de Camping - Car Parking Plage Est " . To get there I follow narrow streets toward...
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Onwards to the sunny south

Onwards to the sunny south

Yeah, mind you !! In this period there is still snow at 1500 meters altitude. This means that all steep and high passes are closed. From this region the best route to the Italian Aosta Valley is on the little St Berhardpass. To me, the route over the Big St Bernhardpass is less attractive, since it leads through the Mont Blanc tunnel and, moreover, as a truck you need to drive in convoy. The det...
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The first days

The first days

Monday, 28 March I say farewell to the immediate family before I start my "Mother of all Travels "". In Luxembourg I refuel all tanks so I can do a great deal of driving through France cheaply. Fortunately no delays at the border control because of the terrorist attacks in Brussels. My first stop is a small village south of Nancy. I decide to spend the night in the parking lot of a school. It is...
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Departure March 28, 2016!

Departure March 28, 2016!

After a few miscalculations regarding the departure date I am ready to announce my final departure date. It is March 28, 2016 ! At last the moment has come I underestimated the job to get everything settled. Piggy needed much attention and privately a lot of research and organising was needed. The route to be followed is roughly in my head. The details I will work out during breaks during ...
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