Barnsdale Lodge Hotel and Restaurant
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We departed Auckand International Airport at 11.50pm Wednesday 9th July 2014 for our 3 week holiday in the UK. Had a good flight to Hong Kong arriving 11hrs later. Our next flight to Heathrow departed after after a small delay and we arrived in London 3.30pm Thursday 10th July. After a 2 1/2 hr journey north of London we arrived at a beautiful little village called Gosberton. After a lovely meal of English Pork Pie and salad we called it a ...
We have had a quiet couple of days, planning future trips to Edinburgh and Amsterdam. Also trying to get our prepaid (pay as you go) mobile topped up and on a plan allowing overseas texts and UK phone calls at a reasonable rate. Still working on the mobile. Accommodation in Edinburgh sorted, right in the centre if town. It isn't the cheapest but it has free parking and we know from ...
... would be a good idea. Just a small bottle she said but for twice the price you get 5 times the volume I said. So the 720ml bottle was delivered, warm. All seven of us managed to get down most of the sake, Julie requiring a mouthful of Pims and a gulp of beer as a chaser. Surprisingly she managed two more sakes even after protests and saying sake was disgusting. By 11pm the restaurant was closing down and Richard delivered us back to Southwell. Thanks Richard, ...
Robyn wanted to stop in Flag Fen, to see the ancient Bronze Age Celtic village recently discovered there. Flag Fen is one of the most important archaeological sites in Europe, home to a unique ancient wooden monument. A kilometer long wooden causeway and platform have been preserved for 3500 years in the wetland.
... to wear baggy culottes which apparently designed by an headmaster to be deliberately unattractive so as not to attract the teenage boys (although in cold weather the girls wear pyjama under them). For obvious reasons, I do not photograph schoolgirls but this picture on the web illustrates the unflattering uniform.
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility