Travel Blogs from Eastbourne
Eastbourne. This is our second visit to this small seaside town. Plus we have managed to get a room at the same hotel we stayed at - the Bonnington Cavendish Hotel. You have to see this place to believe it. It's not super luxurious or anything. But it does evoke all the charm of travel in days gone by. Old fashioned service, rooms decorated in the …
... bottles of water and a few biscuits!The train took us to St Leonard's where we are catching up on washing, Le Tour and salad. The weekend will be spent with the family then it's back to France for a summer of family, friends, wine and rides out on the bike!
To those of you who have followed our trip and read every word ...dear reader well done. To those of you who have just looked at the pictures - well you're not reading this anyway but we hope you enjoyed the pictures ...
We make the eventual descision to go to the new forest and din din din, head for a non caravan club site! The red shoot is in the forest with a pub at the entrance. Result, what a nice open place and the pub not to bad either.We Toodle into the nearby village and see a load of horses before heading to the in. for food. bit pricey but they had kids area so that hep,ed, although there were a few incidents including emily banging ...
... the start of the South Downs Way, a 100 mile walking path from Eastbourne to Winchester. Jackie and I can now say we've done the South Downs walk! Then it was over to the very face of the cliffs, with a straight drop to the beach below. It's said that it is unfenced so as not to spoil the natural beauty but readers will be happy to note that authorities have built a berm and ditch on the cliff side of the road, making it much more difficult for people to ...
... would take a while to find a tenant, but to our amazement we immediately had
three interested parties. This was a shock – things were moving faster than expected. We would have to move out soon after Christmas! Soon we were immersed in a whirlwind of preparation – sorting out storage, having a clear-out of unwanted items, planning an itinerary, packing up, not to mention the normal preparations ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center