The Cooden Beach Hotel
Travel Blogs from Bexhill-on-Sea
... then Julie came along and bet their rock stacking record which won her an
ice cream (16 rocks stacked on top of each other in case you were wondering). We
all got ice creams and headed back after a big day at the beach. Who would have
thought that 18 degrees was hot, you could sunbake in a thermal, and rock
castles instead of sand castles counts as beach fun. How things have changed.
Next week Nick will be writing from the city of de love.
... one day trip to London
over a weekend and have also been able to spend some time getting to know the
local area where we live over the weekends as well (including several of
the local pubs). Unfortunately the weather has been shocking pretty much the
entire time we've been in the UK so we haven't been able to do as many weekend
trips as we would have liked - but hopefully the weather will clear up
soon enough and we'll be able to get out and about a ...
... of other girls ready to rock n roll. The ride was like a dial with seats at either end. Once we were strapped in we went up and over the entire pier and hung at the top waiting for the others to get in down below. Then we started swinging and did 360 loops, going around like a giant hand on a clock. As we neared our second completion at the top, our entire seat did a 360 loop and we watched as the ocean passed into the sky and the sky back to the ocean. My heart is thumping again ...
... They seem to be really nice here! Then I saw where I was staying! A lovely little single room that reminded me of my childhood. I was not prepared for the noises though. If I concentrate really hard I can hear the dishwasher going, and a horrible beeping noise sounds in the morning just before I wake up.
'Mum' made a lunch for me on my first day. I'm not exactly sure what it was but if I had to describe it it would be some ...
I left the UK to ride round Oz on 15/10/2011
I crashed the bike in Ripplebrook on 27/11/2011.
I left hospital for R&R in Upwey on 23/12/2011.
I left Melbourne to fly back to UK on 22/01/2012.
Today was the day that the travel insurance company permitted me to fly home.
My family and friends have been very supportive despite my hiccup.
My wife Liz has been a diamond to me and in return she has a new diamond.
Love to all. XX