Hotel Eden Palm
Travel Blogs from Ste. Anne
... our home. Our trip now seems an age ago and a day where we could wake up at 10am and then go back to bed if we wanted are a distant memory, yet the experiences of that trip are still as clear as day.
I look forward to reading this blog in years to come to remind myself of these times, and hopefully tell Rory all about the adventure his Mum and Dad had and inspire him.
We stayed with good friends John and Liz Ellison in the lighthouse keepers' cottage on Whitsand Bay. The shoreline has been devastated by the winter storms, so the white sand of previous years has been removed to expose great bars of rock.
On the peninsula there are small villages, one of the prettiest being Cawsand.
Also the Mt Edgecumbe estate is home to an extensive and spectacular carmelia ...
Plymouth has always been a strategic port for England, none more so than when the Spanish armada called. Part of the armada anchored in the bay, whereupon Francis Drake declared he had to finish his game of bowls before sorting them out. The storm gods were on his side, and the rest is ...
... as Eric try's to get out to the boat. On arrival there are 4 lads cockily sitting on the bathing platform saying they are resting whilst one is down below searching the boat. They soon understood, with Erics Liverpool manner whose boat it was and decided to jump ship leaving behind the IPhone they had already got in the cockpit. As Eric steps onto the platform the 5th lad takes a running leap out from ...
... probably been was probably 15,000ft when she had landed after her skydive and I was just about to jump out. After all this, despite the odd argument and the inevitable disagreement about whose fault it was we were driving through the outback unplanned, in a people carrier, we both know for certain that we are meant for each other. Anyone who can put up with me in those circumstances must be a very special person. This is definitely the person I want to spend the rest of ...
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- Swimming pool
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