Ilfracombe House Hotel
Travel Blogs from Westcliff-on-Sea
... 13 hours to reach London. Not a bad flight. Relatively smooth apart from two small bumpy areas over China and Russia. Jarrod (Brianas uncle who we will be living with for the first few weeks), his wife Veena and daughter Alaska picked us up at Heathrow airport and it took an hour and a half to get back to their ...
When we got back to solid ground, Russ and I went to view the 4D show and Margaret went off to explore by herself. As she said "she ditched the oldies", she went to the Egyptian Museum and some other places on her list.
Russ and I came home via the shops to get some supplies, I did some washing. We had some homework to do and we ...
... Harrods was overly warm and very quickly, we wanted tobleave. Before we left though, I was determined to examine the famed food halls. When we finally made it tobthe bakery section, i was thrilled. Scones and all kinds of delicious baked treats were just £1.20 each! I scooped up £15 of desserts and breakfast for the 7 of us and then we fought pir way through room after room of tourists to get out into the fresh air. I did pause for a second to admire the ...
... scummed to a cold so she stayed in bed; drugs are good. I got up and decided To give Winston a wash. Bad idea as it was freezing and blowing a gale. My hands soon became numb and from then on it didn't matter. When it rained I hopped inside and did the cabin. I put the pod on the roof and generally pottered about. After lunch I went up to Argos to buy all sorts of "men's stuff". That was me for the day - too bloody cold wet and windy.
... while they were on the cruise.
When we arrived in Greenwich, we went straight to the Royal Observatory. Seeing the Prime Meridian Line was very neat, and kind of weird to think about at the same time. Like how can you look at stuff in the sky and figure out, oh, this must be where the Prime Meridian should be. Stuff like that just blows my mind with the lack of technology they had back then. One thing I thought was really funny about here, was how they sold ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking