Tag Archives: France

Gorey to Carteret

Simon Marley, Paul Montague, James Briggs, Joe Paul, Neil Brennan, Rowing, Guernsey Rowing Club

It was time for something different within the rowing season. I teamed up with Simon Marley, Paul Montague, Joe Paul and Neil Brennan to form a coxed fours boat to take part in the race from Gorey to Carteret. Despite looking ideal at the start in Jersey, traditionally this race gets rougher the closer to […]

En Route to Lake Garda

VW, Transporter, Sportline, Black, Mont Blanc, France

It wouldn’t be a normal journey unless I made some fundamental navigation errors along the way. The elevated road is the one I am supposed to be on, took me another 10km of driving before I could find a way to get onto it! Back on track, the Alps and Mont Blanc soon loomed into […]

Departing Guernsey

Castle Cornet, St Peter Port, Guernsey

The time passed quickly on Guernsey with last minute preparations keeping me occupied until the ferry was due to leave. Once I hit France, amazed by the change in temperature and the fact that it instantly felt like summer. Found a calm spot to park up for the evening before the drive down to Italy […]