Marisha's Guest House
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We've had a lovely visit from Ian and Gay Kelly, old friends who we met when Andy was at Charters School in Sunningdale with their son Ben.
We were chuffed when Ian presented us with a jar of honey from his girls' beehive back home.
Ah yes, summer has o'erbrimm'd their clammy cells indeed.
There's nothing quite as sweet and tasty as this homemade amber nectar.
Apart from Avis Gunn's damson jam.
I waited around in the airport for about 5 hours until I boarded my final flight. When I got on, it was extremely quiet, I had a row to myself, as well as the rows surrounding me! The flight was so quiet, it was easy to sleep as everyone had a row to lie down on. I watched a few films, had some naps and are the food and drink that was brought to me. It may have been ...
... we went into and were lucky to hear the organ being played. Just practice but so magnificent. Leith did the Tower Tour (required climbing at least 112 steps) while I listened to some more organ music. We saw the memorial to Governor Phillip which is a plaque and Australian flag. He is actually buried in Bathampton – more of this later.
Then a walk up to the ...
... Royal Victorian Gardens where there was a steam circus. Basically a 'fun fair' but very olde worlde. The rides were beautifully presented and brightly painted and there was a fabulous fun time atmosphere. Carousels, rides of all descriptions and unfortunately I haven't had my morning coffee so can't put a name to all the things we saw!! We then walked past the Crescent, through the Circle, marvelling at the plaques which told who had lived where ...
... so up we went, crouching under wooden beams to peer at the back of the clock face and its mechanism and standing on (well, on wooden planks on) one of the stone arches of the roof of the nave, as well as gazing past the finials to the town of Bath and its countryside laid out below us.
Thought our tour guide recommended we wait until 7:00pm to see the Roman baths next door, we opted not to, as it would have meant missing our bus back to the car. Since the line wasn’t ...