TripAdvisor Reviews Erlsmere Hotel Westcliff-on-Sea
Travel Blogs from Westcliff-on-Sea
... altered the sideboard and chaise layout as in the original version the chaise took up too much space in the saloon area. He had also finished the galley design. We were happy bunnies. Andrew and Graham tweaked the engine hatch design. And I have the galley layout I want - a my pull out bin and a work surface with no unnecessary holes. Hurrah!
We also saw the Coppercoat people and spent ...
... that really aren't necessary for a parking ticket, all the while commentating rather loudly to ourselves on our actions, laughing and generally being stupid. It was only when we were finished, parking ticket in hand, that we turned to find a queue of half a dozen people waiting patiently, silently behind us. We started laughing: the two tourists who fluffed around at the parking machine for hours all the while loudly commentating on their progress... It really was very ...
Leaving the barrier behind us and walking round a loop in the river, we pass through a number of wharfs which have their own kind of urban beauty - we read that Murphy's Wharf is Europe's largest terminal for sea dredged aggregates...fascinating :-). Passing through an area of upmarket housing we see the Millenium Dome ahead and cable cars crossing the river. We contemplate a jaunt across until we find out that the return trip would set us back nearly thirty ...
What a difference it makes when the staff at the hotel go out of their way to make your stay enjoyable! Having underestimated how far it was between the last hotel and this one and the number of times we would need to get on public transport with a ridiculous number of suitcases (while braving infamous British weather), we finally managed to crawl up to the entrance of the Radisson Blu Edwardian New Providence Wharf, ...
... where we were. It was drizzling, can't tell you how often we had our rain jackets on and off today, but mostly off luckily.
We wandered up the Mall which is where Stage 3 of the Tour de France finishes tomorrow, unsure whether to try and see any of it. Neither of us are really interested but we kind of wonder whether we should, probably a once in a lifetime chance and it looks like from the route that it's going to get in our way all day anyway!
Back to today! ...
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