A Great Escape Guest House
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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... some of the village streets are often used in movie scenes. One of the Abbey corridors was in the first Harry Potter movie. Unfortunately thee Abbey and most of the village shops were closed even though it was only 4PM. We took some photos and got back into the car to decide whee to stay for the night. We picked a town called Shaftsbury to aim for and looked up accommodation on the iPad. As soon as the Crown Inn picture showed up with its thatched roof, ...
... the final mile or so. Weymouth is a busy little town even at this time of the year and it has a long sandy beach, which to my surprise had a substantial number of people on it. There was even a small group of swimmers. I would like to say that they must be mad, but I have a cousin who takes wild swimming to the extreme and I have no doubt she would think nothing of swimming off Weymouth beach at this time of year.
On another day, when I ...
... fun! There were loads of cars from the show on display, far more than we'd expected and all still in the condition they were in when each show finished filming. Then it was on to the National Motor Museum which was once again fantastic with floors of absolutely beautiful shining old vehicles on display and the interactive and dress up parts were awesome. My favourite section was an old mechanics workshop that had been transplanted inside the building and preserved as it was ...
... an electric car. We were really surprised when we got there and it was not much bigger than a motorbike with a roof and no windows and one seat was in behind the drivers seat. It had been raining and all the seats were wet so we weren't off to a promising start but we squeezed in with our two back packs to head around to our B&B "Little Heathers". It was freezing!!!! In the middle of summer these things would have been awesome but in the middle ...
... buy some sandwiches. They took so long, it was unbelievable but we finally got them and continued along the path steadily climbing and stopped to eat our sandwiches at a point on the path where it passed through some low bushes that provided protection from the wind. After lunch, it was back to the unsheltered cliff top and the walk became something of a roller coaster. ...