Holiday Inn Ipswich-Orwell
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... quot;Constantia","serif" ;; font-size: 12pt; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal;">As we head away from the Dutch coast we are
struck by the old windmills juxtaposed with modern wind turbines, the acres of
commercial greenhouses, (doubtless growing the cut flowers we buy in the UK)
and the ubiquitous canals and bicycle paths, It’s all so functional and
* So at last we are on the road. It is a strange feeling after months and months of preparations. But all is good and we are looking forward to our long journey * Lovely send off by Laura & Hannah for their 'gap year' parents! *. 1st night @ Premier Inn, Harwich. What style but hopefully a good night's sleep before crossing to Hook of Holland ...
Well I have been very slack with my blog entries so I'm going to gradually catch up on them while I am in an absolutely beautiful location in Scotland. You'll get to see the pictures later. After London we hit the road in our little hire car. Driving through London in morning peak hour traffic was CRAZY!!!! You might have seen the ...
The last stop on our trip was at the little town of Lavenham. Lavenham is famous for its unique 15th-century half-timbered medieval cottages. The entire town has houses that have been preserved since the 1500's, and they are colorful, and most are leaning, almost falling over. A very picturesque town.
... by Jeanneau and Julian and Katherine bought her around November. They're planning to sail to Dieppe and Jersey later in the year if they can. I'm free! Sailing in the Orwell was rather different from sailing in 30C in Greece as we all did in September but actually just as beautiful and just as much fun.
Thomas's best bit of the day? Well, he got to do a wee in the special toilet then use the pump to flush it away!
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking