Great Expectations Hotel & Bar

33 London Road, Reading, Berkshire, England, RG1 4PS, United Kingdom | 2 star hotel
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A travel blog entry by daveclarke6

... them. So, when you are selecting the safari companies you intend to deal with, do check them out fully: credentials, testimonials, membership of trade associations – if they have a reputation to uphold, they may be more keen and determined to provide a high level of customer service both during and after the trip and not just beforehand.

Overall, the holiday was disappointing since we missed out on seeing gorillas and on other parts to ...

Learning to Fly

A travel blog entry by ramblinrover


... being the ticket desk manned by 5 poor souls. Realizing I wouldn't be flying out today, I took the advice of the BA clerk and decided to book a hotel room, being assured that BA would cover the cost and knowing my trip insurance offered an additional level of protection. However, getting a room proved to be a most Herculean task, with the massive cancellation of flights being magnified by the fact it was both a bank holiday weekend and the weekend of the Championship ...

Well, here we go!!!

A travel blog entry by izzy.and.nat


So I am just about to leave for what is set to be the most epic adventure our tiny little minds will ever know. I personally have been on the train of denial for a long time now, and even as I am writing this I still don't believe it is really happening.
Nat and I have been planning this for around a year and a half, and working our bums off to make it happen. So sit back, relax and enjoy the ride - I hope you will follow us along the way.

So long England!! x

Araf, Go Mall & Get Two Tud Ot

A travel blog entry by marybc


... good and that you could do some hiking so we booked a place for three nights. We were totally surprised with the beauty of the place…three days was not enough.The first stop in the Lake District was to wander silently around Castlerigg Stone Circle. Every bit as mystical as Dromberg Stone Circle in Ireland, Castlerigg is situated on a hill in the middle of (yet another) field of sheep. It was the first archeological site to be protected ...

Memories of London Street, Reading UK, 1963

A travel blog entry by mulqueen


... s was something of a Reading institution - a smaller version of the grander Jackson's . Both Tutty’s and the original building have long since gone; in their place now is a ghastly office.

Going more steeply downhill, I would pass by a pet shop (smaller than the one on Broad Street close to Marks and Spencer) before arriving at William Smith's bookshop. William Smith (no relation to W.H. Smith) sold new books and, more importantly for a bibliophile but ...

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This 2 star hotel, located on 33 London Road, Reading, is near Forbury Gardens, Silchester, Museum of English Rural Life, and Marks and Spencer.
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