Grimstock Country House Hotel
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We've arrived. We've done it. Portland, OR, USA to Leicester UK, overland by bus and train as far as practically possible. We feel happy. Here are the interim stats...
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... languages. Apparently Spanish and Italian are close enough that they can understand what each other are saying. Nothing else about that night seemed too spectacular.
Halloween is coming up soon. It's not as big a deal here in England, and I never took the time to go shopping for a costume. I wont be able to attend any parties anyway because I'm going on the University sanctioned trip to Stonehenge the entire weekend.
... to travel 1000's of miles away to a really unfamiliar place for 10 nights!
At the same time I'm really excited because I'll get to spend time with everyone on my course and build some really great friendships. I'll also get to meet loads of new people from a range of different backgrounds, including some Canadian students from Toronto's Ryerson University! I'll be taking my passion of helping those who are the most oppressed in society to a totally beautiful and interesting ...
... the church, where travellers could leave their valuables overnight, with 3 men holding keys; a sort of safety deposit box system that churches could think about reinstating! We decide to head on for the night, as the canal is quite busy. We go through the Husband's Bosworth tunnel again; thinking there is another boat coming towards us, we head on in, confident that the 'two way traffic' ...
... going. A few hours later I had a call from Jayne who offered us a lift the following morning which I very happily accepted.
We had a lovely ride to the church, enjoyed the service very much and chatted with several people afterwards. Jayne gave us a lift back and was giving us a guided tour of the places we went through which included the famous Napton herd of buffalo. She lives opposite the Post Office and we had asked her to drop us ...