Archive | February, 2017

UP THE SEINE TO ROUEN – MAY 2015

Departing at 7.30 on Sunday, we hoped to catch the tide going upstream, but this was not to happen. The lock gate jammed. Two hours passed. The fat controller arrived in his suit, and stood on the balcony of the control tower smoking. We have a little competition for spotting French smokers. An extra drink […]