Brockencote Hall Country House
Travel Blogs from Chaddesley Corbett
... back to my room.
I wandered down the road to the White Horse pub. There were a lot of people there so I figured that the food must be OK. Here in the UK it must be OK to smoke in all sorts of eating areas and that was a bit annoying but at least it was outside and therefore bearable. I ordered a veggie burger. It came out on a plate the size of a small country with these huge pile of phat chips that were the best I have ever tasted. They were large, ...
... sack on the prop. We then cruised back past the colliery basins, and moored between Wyrley Grove Bridge and Green Bridge. Once again we could not get in to the side so we used our plank.
Looking out of the window later we were surprised and pleased to see a pair of corn buntings on the hedge.
No locks, 7 miles.
Sat 21st Sep
James went for a short walk early on and saw a buzzard, a chiff-chaff and a peregrine (or ...
Today was quite warm by UK standards and Derek and I had a pleasant walk along the canal in the morning before joining the Grimer family for a very tasty Sunday roast lunch. Rob and Fi then took us to Croome Park, an 18th century country house and estate where we enjoyed a walk through the house and grounds. Rob then dragged me out into the fields to go blackberry picking and Derek and I dropped in for a chat with Lesley's parents, Ray and Doreen, before supper and a chat with Rob and ...
... for the Merlin tour and the dungeon tour. We had some time so we wandered down to the mill and down to the trebuchet that was waiting to b e shot during the day. A wander through the castle (photography IS allowed) for about a half an hour found us ready to join the group at the Merlin Tour. It was OK, only going for about 15 minutes but had a dragon that spoke to people from behind a mirror.
Our next trek was to ...
... br> Passengers 2850
Crew 1246 – 1255
Guest decks 13
Cruising speed 24 knots
Capacity of the Eclipse Theatre 1200
Number of ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking