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So we finally reached our last week of travelling! We had one week left to spend in Bangkok before we flew home. We spent the week exploring temples, catching up at the cinema (before each film they play the national anthem and everyone stands to sing!), and most importantly hitting the markets! Bangkok has a HUGE weekend market, we spent 6 hours there on the Saturday, and 7 hours on the Sunday, and still missed large parts of it, it was incredible!
One day ...
... Laine is an old-English word for "fields" or a tract of farmland at the base of the Downs.) I attended a good concert by the Brighton Philharmonic Orchestra. Brighton and adjacent town Hove amalgamated a few years ago, and it’s an easy walk between them.
Hove has some lovely wide avenues and boulevards bracketed by rows of Regency and Victorian homes. The Hove Museum has artwork and, among other things, ...
... the case, I think I would have stayed in Birmingham for a couple of weeks to rest and recharge my batteries.
A minor irritation after so much grief, but I got a puncture on the journey back down, and had to limp in to Warwick service station, where a very nice man changed the tyre for me. (Many of my friends laugh at the discrepancy between ...
... the shop and comes out with a bag of assorted breads.
“Thanks. You are so kind. How much do we owe you?”
“This is today’s bread so don’t worry. Come back when you need more, though I’m afraid it might not be free next time.” Ah! Village life!
This evening we have the ...
... dubious advantage of being able to read a map. Nevertheless, the old problem arises that European roads, unlike North American roads, do not indicate in which direction they are going. We exit the motorway, and as I see no sign for Lenham, take the wrong road. I doesn’t take long before I realize we are proceeding in the opposite direction.I do “U” turn and head the right way.
Roads are generally ...
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