Budemeadows Touring Park
Travel Blogs from Bude
... allotment keeping him very busy and Rose is showing her age a close to 90.
Sharon has organised a family reunion dinner for Saturday night which will see a cast of thousands with all of John and Maureens kids and grand kids,not sure of numbers but it will be a crowd.
Today the weather vis a bit grey looking, but dry!!
Dave & Lona.
Went for a drive for miles up the coast today, Another tourist trap among many on the North Cornish coast to Tintagel.. It must have been all of 5 miles,(8 K's) along the coast. Managed to park quite close to the track down to the castle access, BUT; the track is easy going down, probably a kilometre mostly down hill occaisionally very steep.
Decided the souvenir shop and a coffee in the cafe and ...
My title is how thye village describes itself!!
However the day started overcast and we left Penzance at about 9.30am and wended our way through narrow country lanes on the way to St Ives looking for the Chysauster Ancient Village. Found the car park and then started the quite long walk along an access footpath which included and couple of sets of steps, all very much up hill.
... and Kyle
Along by Chivenor Airfield, which blocks out the view of the river I stopped to look at the Air Sea Rescue helicopter stationed there. They are massive. When you see them on TV you don’t realise how large they are. Two young lads who had passed me earlier on their bikes were equally impressed. One suddenly exclaimed "wow!" but he had seen my 24marathons t shirt and asked if I had really run that many marathons and been ...
... They were also doing it the wrong way around too and heading in the direction of Minehead! A pair of these guys must have been teenagers when they started out!
Now, think of the most random comment you can make that you might expect to get from a fellow coast pather. Go on make one up, just for the hell of it. Think of anything to say. How does it compare to the one I got from one guy, the only utterance we exchanged after my good morning greeting. ...