Best Western Shrubbery Hotel
Travel Blogs from Taunton
... Sustrans ranger , keeping an eye on the routes in his area. The hill out of Seaton went steeply up, but still rideable, then down into Beer, where the hill to Branscombe was huge and the 1in3 drop into the village and 1in3 up again even steeper. A similar drop down into Sidmouth followed. I stopped for lunch on the seafront where the wind was blowing the deck chairs and a few holidaymakers around. As for the hill out ...
Charles: well I wondered when it would happen? Eleven days in and my legs have had enough. Yesterday afternoon was getting increasingly hard to peddle through, my quads spent most of the time complaining, a sort of reminder that they have never done this before, so could I slow down, or better still have a rest day. But I was not prepared for this mornings pain...I had only started the first of Graham's hills when the ...
... and its got a lovely seaview. There is a beach river which kids can take a dinghy down to the sea whilst adults enjoy the view which extends around the coast to show a little island just down the coast.
If you need refreshments go to the Wave bar which serves local fish specialities and does take away.
I would write more, but I spent more time enjoying the sudden sunshine than I did exploring- and so should you! Go and explore!
... them right for being so unfriendly!! After Bridport the going got harder with longer and steeper hills, a lot of which I walked up. The longest was from Wooton Fitzpaine ; while I was walking I saw three deer quite close looking over the hedge. I left the No2 for the No52 for a couple of miles, then turned down a tiny lane towards Musbury. This went along the ridge for a while, then plunged downhill towards the village. It must have been at least 1in3 and I was ...
... way I was going and when I told him he said Good Luck! The route was through the nature reserve and consisted of a series of sandy, stony and wet tracks, badly signed and going in all directions. I kept on meeting the same group of cyclists at junctions, also lost and consulting maps. I had to use the compass and the track eventually came out on the road after crossing an open boggy field-- all ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking