The Lansdowne Hotel
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So we left Cornwall and followed a huge, yellow gibbous moon. Saw the sun rise over Stonehenge. The mist pooled and we wondered - briefly - why were leaving beautiful south-west England.
At Fleet services at 5am, we had a great surpirise as Dawn's dad ( Umpa) was there ...
After breakfast (scrambled eggs and dark hot chocolate made from melted chocolate), we headed to Bath about 20 minutes away. Hop On, Hop Off Bus: - Bath World Heritage Site - Romans (population approx. 600) 47AD; by 410AD Romans gone, then Medieval; 18th Century (population 3 000) Georgian; today population approx. 85 000 (2 universities) - in Georgian times, tea was considered a high brow drink and ...
Car park cost £51.40 On the M11...A10...A505 (Royston, Baldock)...A1...Hatfield Tunnel...M25 Stopped at the Oxford "Services" -(Starbucks, Burger King etc); we shared a BLT sandwich, mum had coffee and I had an iced frappé = $20 - nothing like having a "captive" audience! There are mobile food and drink vans at road sidings that are on the side of the road ...
I should really use this as a To Do list for all the things that we need to. So far we've cleaned her up, bought supplies to fill her up and topped her up with fuel. There's a few more bits and bobs to do such as packing clothes and final food prep but all in all we're on track. I'm really just using this week to see if this is a good way of keeping a travel blog, so watch this space ...
... now). Now this part is for the ladies. The place had a rooftop open air bath pool combo which was on the fifth floor and had a full 270 degree view around the landscape. The 3rd floor had 5 different aromatic steam rooms with a thermal shower in the middle. The bottom floor had the minerva pool where the water is heated and has jets, spa section and this cool doohickey that massages the **** put of ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking