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French Caravan Tour 2009

A Five and a half week ( 40 day) tour of France visiting Petit Appeville ( on the Alabaster Coast near Dieppe) and the Ile de Noirmoutier for our first time , our friends , Wally & Valerie, Near Marmonde and Palau del Vidre near our favourite resort of Collioure on the Med close to the Spanish border.

Total mileage between sites and home to home 2048 miles ( 2637 in total)

Home to Petit Appeville 172 mile

Home to Petit Appeville 172 mile

Petit Appeville to La Trinity 308 miles


La Trinity to Noirmoutier 128miles

Noirmoutier to St Barthelemey 302 miles

St Barthelemy to Auch 36 miles

Auch to Vieux de Pelleport 97 miles

Vieux de Pelleport to Palau del Vidre 99 miles

Palau del Vidre to Pezenas 85 miles


Pezenas to Buxiers Sous Montaigut 243 miles

Buxiers Sous Montaigut to Chartres 196 miles


Chartres to Blangy sur Bressle 130 miles

Blangy sur Bressle to Autingues 187 miles

Autingues to Home 65 miles