Grafton Towers Hotel
Travel Blogs from Salcombe
.....well, scones rather than bread. After school, our "dirty dozen" walked to dinner with Alex and Hailey, natives of Plymouth who traveled to Fredonia last year. They cooked us pizza and authentic English food. The best was scones with cream and jam. It doesn't get more British than this! You cut open the scone and spread a bit of cream ...
In the words of Nemo: "First day of school! First day of school!! First day of school!" I don't know if we were more excited to finally be going to school or that we were all well rested and showered. 50/50 probably. We live about 20 minutes, walking, from our school, Hyde Park Infant School. I'm going to be brief about my experiences with this school mostly due to confidentiality purposes. More specifics can be found ...
... Plymouth, Massachusetts! There is an Aldi store right up the street from where our house is. I struggled to pack all the groceries in my cloth bag....where is Francis when you need his expertise?! Tomorrow begins the real work: school. We are being given a tour of the school we are working in and perhaps learning what grade level we will be teaching in. It's going to be a long and short month all in the same respect. This city has already begun to feel like ...
... amused, fishing and we have practiced putting up the storm jib, man overboard, etc...all good stuff.
I have spent quite a lot of time in the launderette, Dawson and Hugh in the chandlery and soon we are off to Lidl, yes, Lidl for a final shop. Oh joy!
It's still quite windy and Duncan is off up the mast to put some tell tales in the ...
Our next chance to go away was Saturday 30th May - after phoning around on Friday there was availability at Whitsand Bay, Blue Anchor, Ladram Bay and Highlands End - We decided on th latter. After phoning up at 9.30 and booking a gravel pitch with hook up we set off. after booking in we headed off to high acres field and told to take any pitch that was free. We got a lovely side on pitch overlooking Eype Bay and "the chalet" where the incident happened ...
Other places to stay in Salcombe
Sharpitor, Salcombe | Hotelfrom $55
Grand View Road, Hope Cove | Hotelfrom $53
Grandview Road, Hope Cove | Hotelfrom $156
Hope Cove | Hotelfrom $545
near Salcombe, Salcombe | Hotelfrom $227
- Normal No Thank Goodness
- Fabulous Experience
Inner Hope Cove, Hope Cove | Hotelfrom $168