Old Coaching House
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... our side of the road and headed in to see the lovely village with its thatched roofs. Talking of parking. The other day when we went to Rye there was a long straight part of the road prior to the village. As we left Rye later in the afternoon, we headed back along this straight and noticed a rubbish truck stopped on the other side of the road with the hazard lights on. Unfortunately our GPS 'Mona' had misbehaved again and told us at the end of that straight we had to turn back. It ...
... The tussling continued until Vince played dirty and pulled me back by the saddle, then when that didn't work he resorted in pushing me off the road into a bed of stingers. In the court hearing at the table tonight, my star witness - James had obviously accepted a bribe from the guilty party, and was very subjective with the truth. So yet again Vince got away Scott free. I am now planning my revenge. Vince was put in his place later with a puncture, ...
Keith made me a lovely omelette for breakfast. They also made toast from their home-made bread with their rhubarb and ginger jam. Keith and Bridget were great hosts and there was plenty of chat over breakfast. I did not leave until 9.45 as I thought it would be a shorter day. It may have been shorter in miles, but it was the hardest day due to the steepness of the hills! It was fairly flat to Seaton, where I met a cyclist who ...
... 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!
... easy win their excellent road system if a little busy but the cross into Holland introduced us to some hair raising driving from mad Dutch! There also seemed to be millions of bike riders zooming around the main cities in Holland. We were aware of the deviations around Hoek van Holland, 5 miles from the port but still found the last 20 minutes interesting. However, we made it and were in time to ore or ...
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