Our ferry was slightly delayed so we have only just back on English soil. Our new eta at school is 5.30pm.
At the Border Control in Calais. Should know which ferry we are getting soon and the provide an eta.
Unfortunately the coach blew a tire. We were forced to stop just outside Lyon till 2.30am local time while repairs were carried out. It is very unlikely that we will reach Calais in time for our ferry, and will consequently be late getting back to school. The students and staff are fine, most of them… Continue reading Delay in proceedings
We spent the morning packing our cases and relaxing. We then had some time to chill at the beach for one last time or explore Calella. We have now loaded and boarded the coach, and are heading home.
After a short 3 hour delay we are now in Spain. We’ve had a brief comfort break and are now pushing onto Calella. The road towards the border had very long delays due to a couple of accidents and border security. The students and staff were very impressive with their patience and camaraderie during our… Continue reading Enter Espana
Making good progress on our way through France. We just went over the amazing Millau Viaduct. Lovely sunny day in France with the countryside and with lots of hillside fortified villages. Everyone is in good spirits after watching Pitch Perfect.
Our first pit stop in France, a brief chance to stretch our legs and use the amenities. Travelling through France late in the evening and night of Bastille Day has been strangely serene. The coach has been calm with many a passenger, student and staff, falling asleep. The French countryside whizzing past in the darkness… Continue reading Journeying through France