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Today we woke up and it was raining...in England. Unbelievable!
Anyway, we had breakfast and then Mum made us do some homework. So boring!
Once we got that finished it was time to jump into the cars and head to Slapton for lunch. It took us about 30 mins to get there, along high hedge roads down to the sea. It was very pretty.
Slapton is a village in Devon, England. It is located near the A379 road ...
... got his old Land Rover out and took us all down to this private beach. We sat in the back. It was great fun. When we got to the beach we walked along the estuary to the sea. It was very pretty. We even got to climb the rocks. Just like we do at Gerringong.
We climbed back in the Land Rover for the trip home. This time Dad sat in the back with us. He reckoned it was pretty cool too.
When we got home Dad and Phil disappeared to the pub. Apparently it was a ...
On our way to Sidmouth we stopped Restormel Castle. We are definitely getting our monies worth from our English Heritage pass. With this pass (that we bought in Dover in June) you get free admission to all English Heritage sites and a discount (half price) in most other sites throughout England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Yeah! So anyway this is a castle ruin but still very interesting. It is basically a ...
... to our plane. It was soooo small and had propellers on it. I don't think we've ever been on a pla be so small. Anyway we got on and had this quiche that Mum had cooked before we left, and before we knew it we had arrived at Exeter airport in the UK.
Dad had booked a car but when he went to pick it up they wanted to charge a one-way fee. Dad said that it wasn't included in the booking and they had to ring up and check with the company he had booked with. He was right ...
... reservoir on the edge of Dartmoor. A beautiful evening walk and pint at a village pub.
And, of course, no trip to Plymouth would be complete without a 'sundowner' at The Barbican.
We always end up our Plymouth stopovers with a meal at The China House. So here we are on Thursday 25th.
So here I am. Bags packed. Hire car parked outside. The last remaining job is to drive the van to it's ...