The Hotel Balmoral
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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... away under the seats. We took off on time and climbed high above the clouds and settled down for a 3 hour flight. The in flight movie was on but I caught up with writing my journal and Sarah read till the drinks trolley arrived, out cam the sandwiches and Sarah's inflated crisps! It was not long after eating when we saw our first snow and wow! Just another hour to go and we will be landing in Tromso where we are led to believe it is ...
... main course Sarah had Cajun Chicken and I had an old favourite - ham, egg and chips!!! We had also our only alcohol today and the meal was very nice and not overpriced. if you are flying from Gatwick we would recommend staying here as great value. After our meal we went back to our room to catch up with Emmerdale and then the final part of Silent Witness. Sleep did not come easy as really hot and some noise from the room up above us and altogether we were both too excited to ...
... little hazier, (which is to say we haven't really got one), but the general aim is to slowly wind our way down the North Island using whatever cheap transport we can find, hop on the ferry to the South Island and then use a guided backpackers bus to explore the wonders of New Zealand's most spectacular scenery (or so it looks in the books). We have already made arrangements to attempt two of New Zealand 'Great Walks' and also booked our stay ...
... carrying and the heating being on full blast was the most wonderful feeling to behold, especially for Peter after 18 hours travelling in cool temperatures, not what he needed at all.
After a quick cuppa, one phone call to our local surgery gave us an immediate appointment with Peters G.P. which was utterly amazing in its speed and efficiency. So now we are in 'the system' and Peter is awaiting an Angiogram and consultation ...
... trying to study Spanish in the evening after a glass of Dorset cider is a complete waste of time.
It is possible the cider is having a general effect of addling my brain because I have had a bout of loosing things - something I don't normally do. I lost the GPS system whilst on Hadrians wall, but luckily got it back, I lost a brand new (expensive) glove whilst at Swannage, I then drove off from Swannage leaving my large bird feeder ...