Travel Blogs from Portsmouth
... door - there are a bunch of nails in it which are not doing anything structural, they are simply there to show the world how wealthy the owner was, since nails were expensive. The 17th century version of Newport showing off.
... How's that for precision!
We got off the train (at the right stop of course), and had some time to get over the excitement of our train by waiting for our bus. The bus did come, however when we got on, so did 20 other people! Needless to say, that was a stuffy and smelly ride. It seemed the further we rode, the more people got on and the fewer got off. When our stop came around, we were more than happy to step off that bus and breathe in some fresh air!
Even though ...
... me he won't allow his car to be judged once he's won that particular event at some time. He still displays it, however, and he told me there's at least a dozen car shows on within fifty miles every week!
I was still feeling quite unwell in the stomach and when I camped for the night I certainly hoped that I'd wake up feeling better. I didn't.
Nevertheless, I pressed on through Massachusetts and made it into ...
... soul behind it. The less costly method that Boston had enforced it other parts was rip-rap. Probably the most common and one of the cheaper forms of costal protection, Rip rap is when lots if boulders and large hard rock stones are piled up on the coastline to take the impact of the waves and the wave and energy between the rocks so that the wave is not strong enough to carry set much sediment and erode any soft rocks or soils. Though this is cheaper in the short term it ...
... lightly for inside today, and get a cab. Cabby friendly, enjoyed chat. Noticed the light amount of traffic in the London city center. Considering it is rush hour 7:30 am the traffic moving well. The traffic suppression eff forts have worked in reducing grid lock i the city center at Rush hour. To drive there at certain times will cost to do so. Surprised , how short the drive to Victoria station, buy a ticket for the Gatwick Express.
Other places to stay in Portsmouth
250 Market Street, Portsmouth | 4 star hotelfrom $184
- Decidedly average
- Good - not perfect.
- Great for a retreat
580 US Highway 1 Bypass, Portsmouth | 3 star hotelfrom $93
300 Woodbury Avenue, Portsmouth | 3 star hotelfrom $128
1190 Lafayette Rd, Portsmouth | 2 star hotelfrom $117
1000 Market Street, Portsmouth | 3 star hotelfrom $147
99 Durgin Lane, Portsmouth | 3 star hotelfrom $137
100 Portsmouth Blvd, Portsmouth | 3 star hotelfrom $133
417 Woodbury Ave., Portsmouth | 2 star hotelfrom $96
- Relaxing getaway!
- Great place to stay
- Great Spot
650 Borthwick Avenue, Portsmouth | 2 star hotelfrom $145
1 International Drive, Portsmouth | 3 star hotelfrom $183
100 High Street, Portsmouth | 3 star hotelfrom $173
- Agree with Rhode Island Tripadvisor comment
- Pricey and in need of some improvement
- Can you hear me now?
383 Woodbury Ave., Portsmouth | 2 star hotelfrom $64
40 Court Street, Portsmouth | 3 star hotelfrom $170
100 Deer St, Portsmouth | 3 star hotelfrom $179