Holiday Inn Express, Ramsgate - Minster
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12 days in Ramsgate. Reason dirty diesel that damaged the fuel pump! 2 marine engineers later and we set to go Saturday 07:00 IF visibility is good!! Can't believe it! Hope the gremlins are behind us, we need some luck. Thanks to everyone that supported ...
... them, as they have no children of their own and seem awfully alone. Peter reassured me they have everything they need, and took our phone numbers to call us if necessary. That evening we had dinner at The Empire Restaurant, which is in the basement of our hotel, and so have our own private entrance from hotel, which made us feel very special. We were greeted at the door (by the owner of the hotel and restaurant we later found out) and shown to our table in a candlelit ...
... so often. A special cocktail party was held in a favourite spot, The Ocean Bar, and free appetizers and drinks. Bring it on!! Well little did we know that we were to be called up to receive a Major Award, a medallion for spending over 100 days at sea on one Dam ship or another. After the medallions were placed ceremoniously around our necks the photographer took our picture with the captain. Once home it will be placed in an appropriate spot. We then were escorted to lunch in ...
4th May 2012
It is another wet and foggy morning. We are not having much luck with the weather.
We decided to make the most of it and take a bus to Margate. We were really disappointed to see how Margate is struggling. Lots of shops are closed down as there is a huge out of town shopping centre, much larger that we have seen before and at least 4 times the size ...
I've set up this blog so that Sam and I can update you on our journey (Thanks to Sarah Blythe for using this website first and showing me how it's done!)
At the moment Sam and I are sat surrounded by several piles of printed paper trying to make sure we have at least two copies of every document we (and our parents) could possibly need!
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services