Marriott Tudor Park Hotel and Country Club
Travel Blogs from Maidstone
... and vegged out and after lunch we went back to watch the ferry being loaded and chatted to a man whose wife made covers for I pads E-readers and Kindles and they were going over to Harris to the tweed factory to buy material for covers. Went back to do dinner and played crib with Chris and Doug. Chris and I against the men. I won't tell you who won but Chris and I won last night! Hope that Sarah Hay enjoyed her ...
... We just made it to the train with only a couple of minutes to spare.
On the train, we asked the helpful conductor about the Strood station and found out that there was no elevator at that station and that we would have to carry our heavy luggage down twenty seven steps, drag them through a tunnel and then up twenty seven steps again, all in less than six minutes. Ugh! He arranged for two strong coworkers of his to meet the ...
... to be particularly appealing.
However the idea of going somewhere that still provokes the question "Why???" does excite me. Then I thought about why it does. I think it comes down to three reasons:
1) If you read any travel guide, travel forum or wiki entry to Cambodia, you'd get the impression that within 45 seconds of arriving you would have been mugged at gunpoint, raped, murdered then raped again for good ...
... say no to Malaria
Combination locks - to lock parts of our backpack & for hostel lockers
Retractable cable lock - to lock our bags to beds/chairs on transport etc
Cable ties - to tie our top loader drawstring backpacks!
Travel wash - for the tremendous amount of hand washing we'll be doing
Universal sink plug - again all that hand washing
Waterproof camera pouch - to capture nemo
Pegless wash line - for laundry & also for hanging towels/sarong to ...