Despite the bad weather and the news about fuel shortages, we are still 'Smiling and being happy' as are our hardy clients who are very complimentary about the campsite, the region and the myriad of things to do and see - even in the rain!
The fuel situation is quite varied and localized. Our department (Indre et Loire - 37) only has restrictions on filling jerrycans. Other departments have issued restrictions on the quantities per customer (20-30 litres for private cars). On the autoroutes, quantities may be restricted, but they do have supplies. Fuel stations continue to receive deliveries and the shortages are only due to people panic buying.
Up to date information can be found on these local newspaper websites:
The fuel situation isn't affecting balloon flights as shown by this photo taken on Monday evening:
it didn't hit the house - but was very close! An unusual form of transport and rather difficult when towing a caravan! We hope to see you all soon, however you get here !