Travel Blogs from Lewes
... enormous amount of ciders dreamt up by both sane and crazy farmers and brewers. We decided we just had to go there, and so after a delicious lunch of bloody Mary's and halloumi burgers across the road at Bill's diner, we made haste to said farmhouse.
Inside we found row after row of cider barrels, each with bizzare names like the 'Wobbly Monk', 'Tipsy Toddler', and the 'Knee Bender'. There were sweet ciders, medium ciders, dry ciders, perry ciders, ...
... we'd explored most of Camden, we decided to go to Oxford Street for some shopping. On the tube again, we go under and pop up somewhere else. I did a spot of shopping along Oxford a street, and Dylan was very good :) just disappointed there were no "man chairs" to sit in any of the shops haha :) Pete had headed home, so Dylan and I had to make our way from Oxford Street to Leicester Square on the ...
... They were commissioned to enhance the new home of the Crystal Palace by providing a distinctive atmosphere for the freshly-developed parkland, gardens, and lakes. Fifteen species of extinct animals are represented. By modern standards they are apparently quite inaccurate depictions, scorned by professional paleontologists. But they are charming, and fun to look at, so who cares?
Continuing up the hillside on which much of the Park is ...
... Annie was able to facilitate a get-together of these London habitués and dual nieces. Then Ashlin had to return to work and I rendezvoused with Annie and Jessica at a nice pub near Victoria. From there we walked to the lovely Westminster Cathedral on Victoria Street. This is a Catholic Cathedral, not to be confused with the similarly named Abbey. See the pix of mosaics from the cathedral wall and ceiling.
... we had to withstand the Arctic wind, it was well worth the wait. As we munched on hot donuts and drank hot chocolates with whipped cream, that we bought from some extremely grumpy rude English people, the processionists arrived to light the biggest bonfire I have ever seen. Effegies were burnt while what I believe may be the greatest fireworks show in the world took place right above our heads (think the All Blacks winning the World Cup combined with ...
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