Travel Blogs from Yeovil
... found parking for the vans. Well around the villages that is, as there are certainly places to park out away from the villages. Anyway it was a lovely area. Lunch was at Lymington in the New Forest down on the Coast, this is where Ben Ainslie the Americas Cup skipper calls home. A lovely little village. From there we headed through building traffic to the Jurassic Coast and to Durdle Door in particular. Don't you just love ...
... Wales. After a few photos and a coffee we headed over the Severn Bridge back to England. The afternoon was long but the sun shone We headed down another long hill down to Wells and met up with Steve's family .From there we set off for the last 10mile push along the levels to Glastonbury . James : I have very little to say on this particular blog other than I admire the high esteem in which Elaine holds her husband........see ...
... and its got a lovely seaview. There is a beach river which kids can take a dinghy down to the sea whilst adults enjoy the view which extends around the coast to show a little island just down the coast.
If you need refreshments go to the Wave bar which serves local fish specialities and does take away.
I would write more, but I spent more time enjoying the sudden sunshine than I did exploring- and so should you! Go and explore!
... I invested in new brakes. Spillers Farm, the B&B for the night was a short way along the main road. The owners, Bridget and Keith, had moved from London to run the 13acre farm and are self sufficient in fruit and veg, also from the sheep, chickens and Gloucester Old Spot pigs--no pigs there at present. They make their own sausages, etc and are probably influenced by the nearby River Cottage of TV fame. The strong head wind and hills took their toll and I was early to ...
... worth a visit. The rain started on the way back to the Hayloft, and as has happened for the days before it rained heavily as soon as the sun went down - while we were still driving. When we got back to the Hayloft, the wind started, and even by Wellingtonian standards they were very strong winds. So we settled in, lit the fire, and had an enjoyable evening relaxing in front of the television (we haven't done that for over a month). ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Mermaid Hotel Yeovil
Other places to stay in Yeovil
26 Hendford, Yeovil | 3 star hotelfrom $97
73 South Street, Yeovil | 2 star hotelfrom $73
16 South Western Terrace, Yeovil | 3 star hotelfrom $74
West Coker Rd., Yeovil | 3 star hotelfrom $157
1 Alvington Lane, Yeovil | Hotelfrom $129
64 Preston Rd, Yeovil | 3 star hotelfrom $99