Night 2&3, MarcoingJune 30, 2016 in France ⋅ ⛅ 18 °C
A site close to Canal de St Quentin with a village just a short walk away. Lovely quite spot with free camping facilities.
We came across a farm shop that had a vending machine instead of a counter. They only sold 5 different things but it was fun to use.
A tandem ride along the canal took us past a couple of locks and barges- they are a bit bigger than we are used to in the Black Country!
About 3km South West was an industrial town with strong and not very pleasant smells 😕 but a lovely 'Boucherie' whose staff were very patient with our limited French and cut us some lamb chops for tea.Read more