The Claremont Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- High-speed internet in room (free)
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Multilingual staff
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Travel Blogs from Douglas
... the strange thing happened, out of nowhere came a deep welling of emotion like grief, and I started blubbering. Good grief, poor old man must have thought me totally crackers. The younger neighbour seemed to understand though which was a comfort LOL. He shared about her last few years and the bed that was made for her in the front room and how she would walk up the street to post her letters - that was when it hit me because I could just see her walking ...
... and headed back. Bryan beat me by a half hour, and we decided to rug up and take the electric tram to Laxey and change for The Snaefell electric railway. Passed the vantage point of Bungalow, then reached the summit..... Hot cuppa in order! Blowing a gale. Saw bikes on the mountain road (visitors). Headed back to Laxey, walked around there and saw the water wheel, then home. Dinner, then bed - light till ...
... cuddled some strangers clinging to the rail..lol. Sadly it was Bruce and Sofies last day with us today and it was sad taking them both back to the ferry, we will however be catching up with them again soon. The weather has been wet most of the evening so I am sat catching up on here and the boys are tinkering and prepping the bike ready for a practice run in the morning. Monday Practice went well but it was sadly only a one lapper again, the boys really need more time but that ...
... approach to Peel my poor bike and I looked like we had been put through a mud bath!! No ways could I walk into any coffee shop looking like this and so it was off to find a tap or some form of water to wash my gear down with.
I finally stopped at a small river edge and even though it was mighty cold I simply had to use this freezing water to wash the mud off my bike gear. Finally looking a bit cleaner I make my way back to my bike. My hands by now are simply so ...
... close to the water and picked up some rocks. Wish we could have taken some of the big ones for the hillside at home. They were great. We did pick about 6 or 7 rocks for the fish tank though. Didn’t take long to get too cold so started back up the steep hill and stopped to take a photo overlooking the rocks and then back up the single track road.
continued on down the island hoping to find a sign for ...