Bancourt Hotel

Avenue Road, Torquay, English Riviera, Devon, England, TQ2 5LG, United Kingdom | Hotel
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This hotel, located on Avenue Road, Torquay, is near Cockington Gardens, Cockington Court, and Torquay Railway Station.
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    Travel Blogs from Torquay

    English Fish & Chips

    A travel blog entry by ozraftery on Oct 06, 2014

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    ... and Dartmouth. The nearby beach, known as Slapton Sands, was in 1944 part of the site of the ill-fated Exercise Tiger.

    Exercise Tiger, or Operation Tiger, was the code name for one in a series of large-scale rehearsals for the D-Day invasion of Normandy, which took place on Slapton Sands or Slapton Beach in Devon. Coordination and communication problems resulted in friendly fire deaths during the exercise, and an Allied ...

    Land Roving in Modbury

    A travel blog entry by ozraftery on Oct 05, 2014

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    ... got his old Land Rover out and took us all down to this private beach. We sat in the back. It was great fun. When we got to the beach we walked along the estuary to the sea. It was very pretty. We even got to climb the rocks. Just like we do at Gerringong.

    We climbed back in the Land Rover for the trip home. This time Dad sat in the back with us. He reckoned it was pretty cool too.

    When we got home Dad and Phil disappeared to the pub. Apparently it was a ...

    Just a stopover....

    A travel blog entry by jklezok on Oct 04, 2014

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    ... with a bailey inside and was made out of shale. It was built in the 12th century on a hill overlooking the River Fowey. It had a double set of entrance gates and what looks like a dry moat. This castle bounced around in ownership during the 12th century and the only notable owner was The Black Prince Edward III. He used the castle between 1354 and 1356 to gather his feudal lords so they could show their allegiance ...

    Back to the UK

    A travel blog entry by ozraftery on Oct 04, 2014

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    ... said they would have to refund him when he got back to Australia. It doesn't matter how long it takes - Dad will always make sure he gets what he paid for, or in this case, what he hasn't.

    This time we got a big Ford Mondeo. Maddy reckons it is better than the F-lat-ee. This car was automatically so at least it should be easier to drive for Dad and we set off for Modbury.

    It only took about 45 minutes and we were at a Aunty Catherine's and Uncle Phil's ...

    The Jurassic Coast

    A travel blog entry by isabeln on Sep 18, 2014

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    ... rocks. The rocks felt round and soft, not spiky because the sea had polished them and they spread out because of the waves.

    Fleet Air Arm Museum (Somerset) -later that day we drove over to the Navy's air museum and we walked around and saw lots of aeroplanes and ships. We went into a pretend helicopter and it rocked around and had a movie like it was a real one. We went up to the family area where we played some games. One you had to roll dice and ...