Holiday Inn Express Droitwich M5, Jct 5
Travel Blogs from Droitwich
... and stopped at Brewood to get some shopping. The canal here is lined both sides with tall trees; heaven for kingfishers. We were lulled into a false sense of security.
A mile or so further on, we went through a bridge and suddenly the wind hit us from the left - there was a big break in the trees so our wind break had temporarily vanished. We were going past moored boats so were moving in tick over and the wind blew us over onto the moored boats. ...
... through different stages of our lives even though most of the time we are required to stand alone and deal with life's difficulties by ones self.
The way I feel now about this move almost shadows my feelings from when I first left home. Ready to leave but heading to a place I was unfamiliar with and although full of excitement I knew I was leaving part of me behind. I have the feeling I ...
... from going around one round-about a couple of times the journey is un-eventful. We had allowed 3 1/2 hours, expecting traffic issues but it only takes us about 2 1/4 hours and then we drop the cars off and are ferried to Terminal 4. A quick coffee and I look through the duty-free for some Glenfiddich Caoran but to my (and Bryony's) great disappointment I was told that it is no ...
... was made to the curator Adrian Alston who not only ensured a game of cricket but put the finishing touches on the clubhouse by flying the St George Cross of England and the Blue Ensign of Australia from the rooftop.
Back at the hotel we had a few final drinks with our team-mates as the Queensland contingent will be off at 5:30 in the morning as we have an earlier flight than those returning to the southern states.
Tour Team Song - to the tune ...
... be too tall to get into the culvert so we proceeded really slowly and I stood at the front in the well deck so I could give warning if we couldn't make it. Didn't want to lose another cratch because of low headroom. We cleared it by about 2 inches. Big sigh of relief.
Some years ago we had been at a meeting about the restoration of this canal and were given a tour of the site (and lunch) and we were looking forward to seeing the finished ...
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