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Further Adventures in the Van With No Name: Fun with Awnings

Last week we went off on our longest outing yet in The Van With No Name: a week in St Ives. I will blog further about our visit once I have sorted out my photos (which as usual may take … Continue reading

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Porlock in the Van With No Name, Easter 2017

Last week I blogged about our early adventures in The Van With No Name. The latest of these adventures was a few days in Porlock over Easter. I promised to blog more on the subject, with photos, and now here … Continue reading

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Early Adventures with The Van With No Name

It is now about 6 weeks since we took delivery of The Van With No Name. We had expected that we would have had several weekends away in it by now, but last weekend was only our second trip. The … Continue reading

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The Van With No Name

Excitement is mounting in the Kirby household. After many months of planning, searching and waiting, we anticipate taking delivery of a new camper van at the weekend. Buying a camper van is not a small undertaking: there are many decisions … Continue reading

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Bikes, Beer, Pork Scratchings and Sunshine in Porlock

I have mentioned before that I am not a big fan of camping, but last weekend I once again succumbed and sallied forth for a couple of nights under canvas. The occasion was the annual Blokes’ Weekend to Porlock in … Continue reading

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In Search of the Joys of Camping

I am not really very much into camping. I would like to be one of those people, bronzed by the sun, who like nothing better than to sit around a camp site, effortlessly rustling up delicious smelling meals on nothing … Continue reading

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No Longer a Music Festival Virgin

I have been hiding a shameful secret: I was a 46 year old music festival virgin. I can come clean about this now because I am glad to say that last weekend I remedied this sorry state of affairs by … Continue reading

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