Travel Blogs from Bude
... you have to have a job. A few of the cottages are holiday places. We were really lucky with the rain, it started as we were on our way back home.The road is so steep you can't take a car down it so the residents used sledges to load things on and drag down to their cottages, donkeys were also used to carry goods & people.
... at Park Hotel at Barnstaple, we had a great time it was a really nice venue, we had one of the function rooms (we needed it as there was about 40 of us there and not everyone was able to make it !!)
The meal was really good, it was great seeing everyone ...
... side, the route ran between the canal and the river. Stopped for coffee at a cafe near the water sports centre, then continued alongside the canal to St David's Station. Here I had a two-hour wait as someone was taken ill on a previous train and they were waiting for an ambulance . Eventually arrived at Barnstaple at 2.30 . ...
... easy win their excellent road system if a little busy but the cross into Holland introduced us to some hair raising driving from mad Dutch! There also seemed to be millions of bike riders zooming around the main cities in Holland. We were aware of the deviations around Hoek van Holland, 5 miles from the port but still found the last 20 minutes interesting. However, we made it and were in time to ore or ...
... were the original pews of the local Methodist Church. John Wesley gave his first sermon in the parish from the first floor of the Wheel House where we ate. An historical fellow diner was the Queen Mum who visited the restaurant in 1967.
After lunch we drove across Cornwall to the Atlantic Ocean coast. We followed the road northwards through Bude and back into Devon. Tonight we stayed on the river’s the Park Hotel, ...
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Other places to stay in Bude
Bude | Hotelfrom $257
Crooklets Beach, Bude | Hotelfrom $139
Maer Down Road near Crooklets Beach, Bude | Hotelfrom $140
Killerton Road, Bude | Hotelfrom $39
Downs View, Bude | Hotelfrom $111
17-18 Summerleaze Crescent, Bude | 2 star hotelfrom $154
Flexbury Avenue, Bude | 4 star hotelfrom $119