TripAdvisor Reviews Lake Saint Albans
Travel Blogs from Saint Albans
... Fortunately, even if they are irritated as heck, the British are
I was told by an 89 year old
woman in a café yesterday that “Brenda” is an unflattering and comedic name in
this culture. She gestured at an example across the room, saying it was for
“stout and dowdy women”. So I guess for the duration of my visit I will introduce
myself as Isabella.
... like me didn't really make much sense considering a impractical city would never even be considered. Anyhow we seemed to settle on the idea of a sea-based city which could be flexibly rearranged, among other things, to suit the people of the city as it evolved.
One group learnt about targeted mosquito control by inserting genes that would kill of parasite carrying mosquito species without affecting the food chain ...
... 1800s, he was the ambassador to the area. He bribed the Turks to allow him to saw off the statues that were then on the Parthenon and transport them back to England. Known as the Elgin Marbles, they are still there today, located in their own wing of the British Museum. The Parthenon is the pinnacle of Greek culture, and they desperately want their statues back. Over the years, the Brits have claimed that the Greeks couldn’t properly care for them, or ...
... they had just been laid. Amazing.
The road to the inn got smaller and narrower as we got further into the country, in fact in places it was only wide enough for one vehicle. Charlie is becoming an exceptional maneuverer! We have quickly learnt to pull the left hand mirror into the side of the vehicle to avoid it being scratched (or crunched) by the ...
... months. For the rest of the day, students scattered throughout London to get in some last-minute activities. Some of these things included wandering through the Borough Market for lunch, touring Windsor Castle, exploring the Olympic Park from the 2012 Olympics, eating at Wahaca, a great Mexican restaurant we discovered, and going to shows including Wicked and Les Miserables. We have loved our time in London but are excited to see what's in store for us in Switzerland! Miranda and ...
Other places to stay in Saint Albans
Watford Road, Saint Albans | 4 star hotelfrom $90
Cottonmill Lane, Saint Albans | Hotelfrom $223
- Give this one a miss
Ryder House, Saint Albans | 3 star hotelfrom $134
234 London Road, Saint Albans | 3 star hotelfrom $107
Smug Oak Lane, Saint Albans | Hotelfrom $99
54 Lemsford Road, Saint Albans | 3 star hotelfrom $124
Fishpool Street, Saint Albans | 4 star hotelfrom $233
Hemel Hempstead Road, Saint Albans | Hotelfrom $118