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    FRANCE HOLIDAY 2017: PICTURES

Tuesday 6th June – Tuesday 11th July. 

Liz + Chris            Ferry Portsmouth to Caen (Ouistraham). Total: 1,750 miles; 2,800km

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[in same sequence as the itinerary]
 

Ouistraham, Mortagne au Perche, Nogent le Rotrou, Bonneval;  Meung sur Loire, Aubigny sur Nere, Vailly sur Sauldre, Jars*;  Pouilly sur Loire, Corbigny, La Celle en Morvan*;  Autun, Cluny, Montrevel en Bresse*;  around Bourg en Bresse, Belley, St Genix sur Guiers*;  South to St Jean de Maurienne, Valloire, Col du Galibier,  Briancon, Navache *;   Briancon, Guillestre,   Col de Vars, St Paul sur Ubaye, Larche;  Barcelonnette, Le Lauzet-Ubaye, Seyne, Le Vernet* (a perfect drive);  Col du Latouret, Digne les Bains, Riez,  St Laurent du Verdon;  Quinson, Tavernes, Rians, Peyrolles, Rognes, Lambesc*; St Cannat, past Salon en Provence, St Martin Arles, Le Clos du Rhone  (near Stes Maries de la Mer;  Montcalm, Etaing de Charnier, Sommieres (Masserau campsite) *;  Ledignan, Ales, Portes, Villefort, Pailleres (SW of Villefort)*;  Chasserades, Chateauneuf de Randon, , Col du croix de Bor;  St Alban sur Limagnole, St Flour, Riom es Montagnes, Trizac;  Bort les Orgues, Ussel, La Courtine, , Aubussan, Evaux les Bains;  Boussac, La Chatre, St Gaultier, Ciron, Rosnay;  Chatillon sur Indre, Amboise, Montoire sur Loire, Savigny sur Brave*;  St Calais, Vimoutiers, Troarn, Cabourg, Merville-Franceville Plage*, Oustraham, home.

*New campsite.

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TOP   Bonneval
Nearby Village  
Monsieur et Madame Michel Vullin, our kind and friendly hosts
On the ride back to camp
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TOP    Jars France Passion site
Liz was concerned tha we might be too high for the bridge round the corner; here it is
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TOP     La Celle en Morvan
Damsel flies (Beautiful demoiselle)  
   
 
Painted lady
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TOP     Montrevel La Pleine Tonique
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TOP     St Genix sur Guiers. Les Bords du Glieres
Damsel flies (Banded demoiselle)
TOP Col du Galibier between Genix and Navache
TOP      Navache
TOP Col de Vars, between Briancon and Larche
 
TOP     Larche
M. Durand and wife and Jaques (on left)
Our favourite village restaruant
Larche ringlet A 'Blue' underside
Fritillary A 'Blue'
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    Le Vernet     Lou-Passevous camp site
Painted lady
TOP     St Laurent du Verdun    La Fariguolette campsite
Provencal lavender - just above the lake
Great White Heron coming in for its night roost on the edge of the lake
Redstart Skimmer dragonfly
Clouded yellow (?)  
   
Skimmer Damselflies (Bluets)
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TOP      Lambesc  Camping du Provence
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 TOP    Le Clos du Rhone     in the Camargue, 2km from Stes Maries de la Mer
Black-tailed Skimmer female male
 
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TOP     Scamandre bird sanctuary and Etaind de CharnierSommieres    
Cattle Egret Purple Heron
Night Heron Dragonfly
Glossy Ibis White Stork
Glossy Ibis Black Winged Stilt
TOP     Sommieres    Masserau campsite with Laura and Phil Hewitt
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TOP     Pailleres near Villefort
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TOP      Col du Croix de Bor   Our favourite wild campsite in Les Margerides, East of Auvergne
TOP 'Copper'
TOP     Trizac. Municipal site Le Piolat in the Auvergne
  Beautiful Demoiselle
Damsel (Bluet) Large Red Damselfly
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 TOP    Evaux les Bains    municipal site in centre of small town        
 
 
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TOP      Rosnay  Municipal site in La Brenne region
 
Bluet Damselfly Black-tailed Skimmer dragonfly
  Humming bird hawk-moth
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TOP     Savigny sur Brave
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TOP     Merville-Franceville Plage near Ouistraham
View of our restaurant area (on right) and location of our campsite on left
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