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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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... but it was all very easy to find. We checked our bags in and then went into departures. The first thing that hit me was.....shopping! The other thing that hits you is it is sooooo hot! We bought our breakfast from Pret a Menger, a croissant and coffee, also some sandwiches and crisp for the flight. I just love people watching and we soon spotted the first beep beep,s and Sarah pointed out you always get a fat one and a tall one! We ...
... with taxis and the road led out of the airport and onto a motorway! Looking at Google maps (thank heaven for Google!) we found we were although not far from our destination but would not be able to walk so decided to take a taxi. £9.00 got us a really plush car with an Indian driver. He was very smart and we almost felt important in the plush black leather seats. We arrived at The Corner House Hotel in Horley to find it was really lovely and the staff were very ...
... little hazier, (which is to say we haven't really got one), but the general aim is to slowly wind our way down the North Island using whatever cheap transport we can find, hop on the ferry to the South Island and then use a guided backpackers bus to explore the wonders of New Zealand's most spectacular scenery (or so it looks in the books). We have already made arrangements to attempt two of New Zealand 'Great Walks' and also booked our stay ...
... carrying and the heating being on full blast was the most wonderful feeling to behold, especially for Peter after 18 hours travelling in cool temperatures, not what he needed at all.
After a quick cuppa, one phone call to our local surgery gave us an immediate appointment with Peters G.P. which was utterly amazing in its speed and efficiency. So now we are in 'the system' and Peter is awaiting an Angiogram and consultation ...
... and finally once I got to Hillhead I managed to loose the dog's extendable lead. The bird feeder can be retrieved when I drive back along the Dorset coast, but the glove and the lead are gone for ever!
I have also been having major woes with technology. I have an old Sony e-reader and I decided to buy several books in anticipation of going to Spain. The purchase on line went smoothly but I just couldn't get it to download onto the ...