Newtown House Hotel
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... br> We also had a look over Lord Nelsons Ship....a real man of war vessel ..guns every where.
The day out also included a harbour cruise.
That night we visited a country pub before going to the Cricketers for Dinner
Next Day after lunch Mike Led us Heathrow to drop off the hire car then catch our flight to Bangkok.
Overall we had 2 very good days. It was great to see Mike and Heather again.
Travelled to a campsite just outside Winchester yesterday.
The plan was to do the final section of the SDW today but just as we were about to set out, it started raining. We decided to sack that idea and have a cultural day in the Saxon capital of England, Winchester.
Walked into the city and visited lots of historic sites including the cathedral. There was a choral concert taking place as we wandered around, ...
... It was a simple click of the mouse and the guide was ordered for a bargain price through Amazon (the company, not the rainforest) - cheap joke ahoy!
Having now had it in my excitable hands for a few days, it is giving me the distinct feeling that I might need more time than planned to explore the 'once in the lifetime' lands of the Cook Islands. They seem to be small in ...
... the car we re-traced our route. There are alternatives across the fields but they didn’t look to save much time or distance and probably presented more map-reading problems. Just before we reached the turn off from the bay to the centre we found a single Little Tern fishing just offshore in the tidal zone, thus saving us another trip to Gronant in North Wales after our recent unsuccessful attempt to find this species there.
Well our (my) 30 minutes each way ...
... goodbye to our friends and the team at TG Aviation, and with a good healthy crosswind we departed westwards towards Kent’s county town of Maidstone. We followed roads we often drive along when visiting Olive from our home in Reigate, Surrey. London’s ring-road motorway is a great landmark and a feature we then followed as we passed overhead the famous WW11 airfield at Biggin Hill, now an important business jet and flight training centre on the outskirts of ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking