National Water Sports Centre Hotel & Campsite
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Kids activities or Babysitting
- Free parking
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We've arrived. We've done it. Portland, OR, USA to Leicester UK, overland by bus and train as far as practically possible. We feel happy. Here are the interim stats...
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... about their business. The fritters who are late make ne smile with their mincing steps and galloping legs.
Sitting at Kings cross I realise you don't have to go far to find the beauty around you. In fact I didn't even have to leave home. But I love travel and experiences, they make me seem a lot smarter than I actually am.... In fact I'm getting home the day before my birthday..
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... in animal pyjamas. Lions and tigers and bears. Ohhhh my... The quiz was entertaining. I did not do as well as I hoped. There were four teams. Three of them made of groups and one that consisted of just me because I wanted to see how much I knew on my own. Admittedly this isn't the best strategy for making friends. After the quiz we went on the bar crawl, but I decided not to drink. I got to know everyone but they went ...
... on the front of the boat, the driver made his way slowly through trying to keep the boat from hitting the sides. And then...another boat came towards us...yikes! We made it out the other side and breathed again. The second tunnel on another day was even longer at 1528 yards. After negotating these two tunnels we finally discovered that you are supposed to put all internal lights on and guide navigation from looking at the walls. Maybe our trainer could have mentioned this little fact ...
We have arranged to meet some of my relatives for dinner tonight so we have the day to kill. It's a miserable wet, cold day and a bowl of cold cereal doesn't quite do it, so we head down into the village to see if there s a cafe open. We find a lovely place and fill ourselves with a Full English which includes black pudding. Yum. Having sorted out breakfast we decide to head to Chatsworth House, which is not far ...