Best Western Pastures Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Drycleaning onsite
- Hot tub
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Breakfast Available
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... checked out a few shops too. It looks like it's quite an arty alternative town as well as having the old traditionals here too. Locals are friendly and have heaps of dogs. They take it all for granted as one does when one grows up in a place.
But check out the photos. I have rarely repeated shots of an arch so these will be almost all different ones, of various shapes and sizes. As well as a few other things I saw on my excursion.
... and went through the Bay Horse Passage and Bay Horse Court, which is a narrow walkway next to the Bay Horse pub. We haven't ever been to this pub - I wonder why?
Seems we always have to stop for a coffee or tea when we are out, so today we went to the Pink Teapot, which was very cute, with waitresses wearing pink kerchiefs on their heads and all pink teapots.
Paul and I ...
... was so badly scratched or fogged I didn't get very good photos.
We flew over the other Channel islands and along the French coastline before we got to Southampton. We had another 30 minute layover here, but because we were coming into the UK from a non-EU country, we had to disembark with our luggage, go through security again, and reboard the same plane - the same seats in fact! The Flybe flight attendants and ground crew were ...
On the Chesterfield Canal (from Retford to West Stockwith Basin).
On the River Trent (to Keadby, nr Scunthorpe).
On the South Yorkshire Navigations - Stainforth & Keadby Canal (from Keadby to Mexborough, nr Doncaster).
Cruising on these wide canals is very different from any other waterways we've experienced and we really like the wide open aspect - like a river, but it's a flat calm canal. At around 100 ft wide, with locks as long as 300ft, they were built for commercial traffic. Mainly open on both sides which makes our journey interesting, taking in the scenery. There are very few boats on the move, we pass perhaps two a day. There are a few familiar boats around that we met on ...