- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... the castle. Unfortunately it was not open, but you could still stroll around the fort bits on the hillside. Pretty impressive and nice for a wander. Again on such a beautiful sunny day, we were spoilt with views. Managed to spot another seal in the water aswell!
From here it was time to head home, but what a lovely few days of winter Cornish sun!
... Michaels Mount. The tide was in when we arrived, meaning that the island was cut off from the land, so we had a little stroll around the cute town and up on a hill for a good view, before grabbing a hot chocolate. Making our way to the beach we checked out some rock pools until the tide had vacated enough to reveal the walkway! Quite a cool experience walking across the sea but unfortunately the castle on the island was closed- the downside of ...
... universities. In fact, India has over 650 universities, many, such as Benares University which we toured in Varanasi, having world status. We saw roadside universities all the way from Delhi to Jaipur and it is clear that a huge number of highly trained scientists and engineers will be powering India’s resurgence as a superpower in the coming decades. We learned that the brain-drain of Indian doctors to the west has now been reversed as well-paid ...
Set off to get to our next destination and close another circle. John O'Groats to Land's End.
First went to The Lizard, the most southerly point in mainland England and less well known. Old life boat station from the 1800s and spectacular cliffs.
Then to Land's End, the most westerly point on the UK mainland, to close another circle. ...
So we left Salisbury for a trip which Miss Google of the maps said would take about 4 hours, this turned out to be wildly optimistic, we left at 9 and didn't get in to Penzance until 5 (although we did stop in Devon for Devonshire tea and visit the Dartmoor zoo on the way). The countryside is so picturesque and we got to drive some properly narrow country lanes bordered by hedgerows. Linda, I've put in a photo for you of a very ...