Posts by Chris

Castell Montgri, Costa Brava (Part 1)

Castell 1

As a Francophile, the beautiful sights of Lake Garda failed to win me over. So I’m afraid the Spanish “Blackpool”s have certainly never appealed. However, Lynda, our campsite rep at Castell Montgri, is so impressed by this area, and the campsite, that she actually put pen to two sheets of paper (remember what those are?). [...]

Grande Metairie – a young artist’s impression

Rossini painting

This blog was sent in by the family of an obviously very talented daughter. (See her painting below.) “Camping at La Grande Métairie near Carnac was our first Al Fresco holiday and was fantastic. There were eight in our party (four adults & four children, ages 12, 10, 10, 9) and we all had a [...]

Cycling around La Garangeoire

Piscine sous abri 2

Jean, our Al Fresco rep at La Garangoire has been “getting on her bike” researching information for us! Many people embarking on a camping holiday in France either drive all the way from the UK(apart from The Channel, of course) or Fly/Drive. At home, generally they spend much of their day-to-day lives driving around – [...]

Bonjour encore tout le monde! – de La Garangeoire

Garangeoire 3

I had never really noticed how spacious our emplacements are at La Garangeoire until last week when a couple visiting from another local campsite pointed it out to me. They were viewing our campsite as a prospective holiday spot for next year. They were interested in the Vivaldi home that I was setting up and [...]