Elm House Hotel
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... was no sign of it!
The road continued through pretty moorland where hardly a car passed us until it was time to say goodbye England and hello Scotland! The landscape became more wild as we followed a river until we came to the town of Hawick.
Accommodation: Brougham House, Hawick
... of the only things from the Harry Potter films that I recognized. Then we walked back from whence we came and to Jubilee Gardens which is the park next to the London Eye. While walking we were handed free beer. Now I get the drinking stereotypes Robyn talked about all year.
At Jubilee Garden we met Robyn's friend Jamie who joined us for the rest of the day. We then went to the House of Parliament and ...
... was the last one. This was when we had our luggage so it took a bit longer. The doors shut on him as he was coming out. He pulled himself back in the train. It was the end of the line and I had picture of him stuck in the train going back the way we came. But again a conductor came to the rescue and opened the door. Apparently it was quite painful when the doors shut on him. Some electronic doors will reopen if they sense something is there but these just ...
It’s been great to be here for the World Cup and Wimbledon. All the pubs and most of the shops have national flags, posters and tennis balls all over the place. All the pubs have huge TV’s showing all the games/matches. A lot of the pubs are focused on one nationality and you can be the only non German/Dutch/Italian etc. in the pub. It’s a bit weird, but good. Also, it’s been great to ...
... to each other.
I have finally swallowed my pride and now ask for a senior's ticket (in a very soft voice) to save a few quid, although I am slightly miffed that no-one has queried me.
After our ride on the Eye, Paddy and I had a late lunch at a greasy spoon, then walked back to Waterloo Bridge and caught the bus home. He and Seamus have now gone into the West End to see "Matilda the Musical".