Category Archives: Waterways

2B’s, Pod and her maiden voyage.

D-Day had finally arrived and with a car fully laden with gear we set off to Venture Caravans in Daventry, Northamptonshire to collect our Elddis Xplore 304 Sanremo aka ‘POD’. We had a 2 ½ hour drive ahead for an … Continue reading

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Manchester via John O’Groats – Part 2

11am on Sunday, day 6 of our Scottish tour and we were on the road again after leaving Brora Caravan and Motorhome site. Our last site on the east coast as we head up to Scotlands northern ridge to Dunnet … Continue reading

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Isle of Arran : Wildlife, Walks and Wishes made.

5.15am and the alarm goes off ! Normally this could be mistaken for a work alarm, but not today as we’re off to the Isle of Arran. Awesome. Out of bed we jump and the first thing to be done … Continue reading

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Manchester Easter ‘Staycation’

Now, you may think we’re bonkers anyway and we wouldn’t blame you, but wait till you find out what we had planned for Easter, it may just confirm your judgement. It just so happened our days off all coincided with … Continue reading

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Pod Powwow – York 2017

Caravans, so what’s the draw to the smaller end of the market, such as Micro Tourers. We can answer that for you, no problem and the answers all came from a recent get together of Pods which was held in … Continue reading

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Yorkshire Cheese and Castle Bolton

Few days away were needed to charge the old batteries, but to be honest if we get more than two days free we are duty bound to take Pod out for a trip, shame not to, don’t you think. After … Continue reading

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Trains, Planes, Automobiles .. and a Kayak.

Looked like a glorious beginning to a few days away in Pod, sun was actually out and promised to be so during our 5 nights away at Glanllyn Lakeside Caravan and Camping Site, Lake Bala, Wales. Pod was loaded with … Continue reading

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