Left the Kyraid Hotel in Calais at 6.30 and arrived home at 10.30am. The traffic was horrendous until we reached the M1.
It is nice to be home and the snowdrops and mini daffs are in full bloom. Just need to catch up with the washing and life will be back to normal!
Here's a summery of our journeys to and from Spain
Northampton - Tunnel - Lyon - Barcelona - Villamartin
on main toll roads with two nights in hotels.
Fuel £128 Tolls £113 Miles 1396 Hours in the car inc brief stops 27 hours
Villamartin - San Sebastian - Poitier - Calais - Northampton
avoiding most toll roads with three nights in hotels.
Fuel £114 Tolls £21 Miles 1328 Hours in the car inc brief stops 30 hours
This was an interesting comparison as taking into consideration the extra hotel night, the costs and mileage were almost the same.
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