Travel Blogs from Folkestone
We are now staying with Craig's relatives in Hythe, Kent for a couple of days. Today we spent the day at Port Lympne Wild Animal Park and had a great time. We especially loved the big cats, gorillas and baboons. The park is in a great location overlooking the English Channel and the animals have great places to ...
... them immensely), we headed to our last night in the UK down Dover way (at Folkstone, right on the coast). We could see the lights of France that night from our cab window.
Out to Dover first thing next morning for our ferry ride to Calais. Well that was an experience. Dover ferry port is HUGE with extra big HUGEness. Of course if you could have seen Big Gert from the air, you would get the European Vacation reference as the dumb-**** driver was driving ...
... of them both falling off the equipment it was soo funny. After them messing around we continued our walk along the Promenade (which is like a walking along the coast with a fancy name) on the coast there is a few different sculpture thingo's and there was also a thing that Zac thought looked like a stage so he decided to act out a play with dad which turned from a Kung Fo movie to Shake sphere how that happened i do not know haha We did ...
... Again emotion was high, and when Frances saw it they were both moved by the moment and the memories. They plan to buy some flowers and take them to the crematorium together. After lunch we headed to 14 Belcaire Close, and memories returned to times spent at Grandma and Grandad's place. The house remains, except the lovely back yard garden has been sold off for a small estate. Fran then noticed an elderly man sitting at the doorway of number 8, ...
... in a cosy café, eating delicious cakes and peering out at the pier through the downpour, John’s phone rang. It was the Oxford campsite saying they were flooded and would be closed for at least a week! Panic stations! John tried various other sites in the Oxford area and eventually found one that wasn’t flooded and had a vacant pitch, so next day we set off.
Lincoln Farm Park, near ...
Other places to stay in Folkestone
The Harbour, Folkestone | 2 star hotelfrom $60
- Good value for money
- Wouldn't stay there again
Cheriton High Street, Cheriton Parc, Folkestone | 2 star hotelfrom $88
22-26 The Leas, Folkestone | 2 star hotelfrom $48
Earls Avenue, Folkestone | 3 star hotelfrom $105
The Leas, Folkestone | 3 star hotelfrom $111
30-32 Clifton Gardens, Folkestone | Hotelfrom $55
Cherry Garden Lane, Folkestone | Hotelfrom $133
39 Earls Avenue, Folkestone | 2 star hotelfrom $119
7 Sandgate High Street, Folkestone | 3 star hotelfrom $114