The King Charles Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Adjoining Rooms
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... is about an hour train ride from London Victoria Station. The history of the Corps of the Royal Engineers (RE) can be traced back over 900 years, but the Corps of Engineers was officially founded in 1716. Our father was a sapper - that is a builder of a sap. Sapping was the name given to the process of digging trenches in a zig-zap pattern at progressively deeper levels. According to his journals, he was conscripted in ...
... of havoc with the tubes so they shut the Camden stop. We had to walk to the next closest (about 10 minutes away) as we were heading off to catch up with Amy in her suberb, Angel. She had been put under strict instructions to take us to an amazing beer bar by Cam - which she duly did. It was awesome. Great beer selection with a big beer garden out the back. We couldn't linger as long as we would have liked as we had booked in a Sunday BBQ with cousin Samuel and his partner ...
I found kate Fox's "Watching the English" a clever, modern take on English culture. Some of the English characteristics she lists seem typical in America or at least in many subcultures as well, but certainly the specific "rules" and how they think about class and what is expected of them, rooted in royalty, is clearly of it's own English nature. It is interesting how although clearly divided into sections between conversation codes and behavior codes and specific ...
... I stopped pacing and looked blankly at the sofa that had Leandra's stuff all over it) Ohhhhhh! Right! Lunch! God she's taking her bloody sweet time." This continued for another 30 mins. I must have done at least 100 laps of the apartment and sent countless messages to Leandra. Cursing the fact that she took the keys and that if I left the apartment I couldn't get back in. Leandra's face was full of confusion from the moment she stepped foot in the door when she saw me all ...
... more so on the inside. How things have progressed and changed over all our years of traveling to and fro India.
It is a week today that we arrived into U.K. Our dear friends were in arrivals in London Heathrow waiting for us. Given the hour of arrival, and that none of us had had a dinner, it was decided to stop and pick up some fish and chips on the way home. Since we enjoy the taste of GOOD fish and chips, our taste ...