Travel Blogs from Maidstone
After a very early start - well woke up early to start work I had to get finished before finally and officially being in holiday mode, my morning went far too quick what with packing, cross checking we had packed the kitchen sink and definitely had dropped the cats off at the cattery - we finally departed on our Italian Odyssey to Lake Como - 850 …
Arrived at the Hilton following the end of a very successful hockey tournement with Wales winning their group Wooooo hooooo with 2 goals from donnie !! So we start our hols tomorrow we will be heading to the eurotunnel with an eta of 9.30am which means we will just make it on time for our train at 10.20!! One of us will have sore legs for the first few days of our hols !!
This is the last leg of our holidays and it is very sad! We caught the Eurostar from Calais this morning at 10am, and arrived at 9.57am in London. I love it when the time difference means we arrive before we leave! We are staying at Greenwich because accommodation is at a premium. Apparently there is something on at Wimbledon which has caused an influx of visitors to London. Most inconsiderate! But the apartment is lovely, ...
... a lot and as it was raining we decided a pub was the best place to park ourselves until the rain subsided. War Horse was simply the most amazing show we have ever seen - the puppetry was incredible. The Horses were life size and you could see the puppeteers inside the carcass of the horse and they could make the horse move just like a real horse - unbelievable really and I could go back and see it again just to watch the puppeteers ...
... to Siem Reap and then see what happens!
Countries to visit include Vietnam, Cambodia, Myanmar (Burma), Laos and Thailand. The order in which that will happen will (I think) be largely dictated by visa restrictions, budget and time. Some of the rules around visa issuing in the various countries are particularly odd. Where you can get them and how long for seems arbitrary but ...
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