Travel Blogs from Horley
On Saturday at 2.30pm the All Blacks were playing England on home turf and although we couldn't get tickets we decided to head out to Twickenham (the home of rugby apparently) and watch the game.So at 12pm our flat met up at Clapham Junction with Katie, Suzi and Kristy and we caught an overground train crowded with English supporters to Twickenham. After following thousands of crazy people ...
... there are several people travelling alone, but I don't think I'm going to approach them. Going to have to do plenty of that at hostels! I never understand who it is that decides they suddenly need a new £5k watch while sat in an airport, but people seem to do it. Bizarre. Anyway, very little to report. Tune in tomorrow for the first day of proper ...
Our first FULL day of rain, and our bags are locked up, so if we get wet we go home in the wet clothes. So the walking we planned to do around Westminster is out. No Abbey again this time, there are even people queuing in the rain. Not me!
So we decide to go to the British Museum. It's still a walk from Tottenham Court Station but we figure it will be dry inside, so did heaps of others. We check out the highlights and decide to go to ...
... a new Emma Bridgewater china collection which she had purchased at Selfridges.
Our planned picnic got cut a bit short as a thunderstorm blew in just as we were starting to eat. So we packed up and came back to the hotel room and finished things off here together. At least the boys got a little soccer playing in too. The boys are already in bed tonight as the last two nights have been pretty late. Enjoy all the pictures from today.
... to Spain at 4 o'clock . It was a bit silly to leave today as Sarah and Rosie are flying from Australia today, arriving early evening and it would have been nice to have had the night in London with them. Treated to an elderflower cocktail in a promotion at the departure lounge, elderflower Is the latest taste sensation in London. We have had cordial, there are gins and poms made of elderflower. It is ...
Other places to stay in Horley
Povey Cross Road, Horley | Hotelfrom $62
- Could do better
- Very good
Povey Cross Road, Horley | 4 star hotelfrom $91
- Bad Experience at Holiday Inn, Gatwick
- Worst hotel ever!!
- Very enjoyable one night stay and 7 days car parking.
Longbridge Roundabout, Horley | 3 star hotelfrom $86
- Its grim
- The Worst
Brighton Road, Horley | 4 star hotelfrom $87
- Would not touch with a barge pole
- Bring earplugs
- Go elsewhere
34 Bonehurst Rd, Horley | Hotelfrom $61
- Worst hotel in London
- Very, very basic but .....
19 Bonehurst Road, Horley | Hotelfrom $94
Ladbroke Road, Horley | 4 star hotelfrom $203
50 - 52 Church Rd, Horley | 2 star hotelfrom $63
- Great Disappontment staying at this over proiced run down hotel if you can call
- Great budget accomodation
- Scam - Do Not Stay Here
39 Massetts Rd, Horley | Hotelfrom $63
72 Massetts Road, Horley | 4 star hotelfrom $79
22 Russells Crescent, Horley | Hotelfrom $39