The Continental Hotel
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- Minbar in room
- Indoor pool
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Hot tub
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Well here goes with the final wrap of the last couple of days over yonder. As anticipated we did the curry thing on Monday and were going to do another one last night but fortunately, Italian was on the menu. on Monday we started off at what can only be described as "Rugby Central", at a pub in Twickenham called the Eel Pie. Now you would expect that with a name like that, patronage might be a bit on the light side, but I have ...
... mummified cats! I ended my first day with dinner and a beer at an Irish pub near my hotel, and interestingly met a bartender named Cameron David, the inverse of the Prime Minister's name!
The next day I started at the Natural History Museum...again this was free so I went straight to the dinosaur exhibit, which was awesome. They had some of the oldest bones ever discovered, and they pieced them together into a really good showcase. I played around with ...
... time with Peter Pan
... out our tickets and then joined a tour group with one of the Yeomen of the Guard or one of the Beefeaters. He took us through the essential bloody and barbaric history of the Tower as a prison and a place of execution for "privileged", traitors to King or Queen and high profile residents such as Lady Jane Grey, the royal princes and so on. Of course the highlight of the tour is to file past(on travelator of course) the Crown Jewels. This is about the closest that we will ...
... pubs and shops, the old church graveyards, the thatched-roof stone houses, before bolting up to Stratford-on-Avon to view Shakespeare's birth site (we did not pay the entrance fee to the museum). From there, we booked our bed-and-breakfast stay at the lovely Brook House in Halifax (literally on the moors), and raced onward.