- Non-smoking hotel
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- High-speed internet in room
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
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today everyone else has gone for what will doubtless be a very soggy hike up Kinder Scout. Having no raincoat and only one pair of usefull shoes, I opted to stay and mind the boat.
Between showers (and under some) I took a stroll to the nearest town, New Mills.
It has more arches than anywhere I've seen. It is built on the side of a very steep hill. The rivers Goyt and Sett meet in the bottom of the valley and the water supply ...
We had a destination of Hopwas to reach for lunch time on the 12th so the plan was to get as far as we could before mooring up for the night.
I had hoped we would reach Armitage but it looked doubtful, the only reason we made it was due to not finding reasonable moorings. All we found was private moorings and permit ...
... meals which was good as the plan was to just keep going as late as we could and stop when we ran out of energy or light. But first we stopped at Shugborough Hall.
We basically snuck in the back entrance, we passed by a closed booth that said we had to go to another reception to buy a ticket costing £15 each. We headed off towards where we had to pay but stopped off at the butterfly garden where Carrie spent ages trying to get a ...
I had a much better sleep last night. Got up shortly after 7:00 am & got the kettle going for coffee. Started the boat at 8:00 & underway shortly after. Stopped at the water point at Bettisfield & filled our tank. Beautiful day with mix of sun & cloud!! Beautiful glacial meres along the canal with lots of swans & birds to see. ( no inflow or outflow to these lakes or meres) We went through the short Ellesmere Tunnel (87 yards) & turned into the side branch of ...
We had a day off at Whitchurch to re-charged our batteries. It was a scorching hot day and I did next to nothing all day except read and chat to the passers-by. By contrast Rob busied himself by adding metal re-inforcements to the corners of the back cabin. Should we make contact with a bridge or tunnel now it should have at least a bit of protection.