Old Racecourse Hotel
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... Bailey and Newgate Prison. Many suffered terrible deaths, burning at the stake as well as hangings and those who were hung, drawn and quartered as William Wallace was.
Close by is St. Bartholomew's Church, founded in 1123. One of the few churches not rehabilitated by the master of white and light Christopher Wren. The church has and ancient feel and ...
... quality of having been laboriously carved by some burly soldier, tongue between his teeth, who has been nominated for this important job by his mates on the basis of being able to do nice drawings on the backs of the Roman equivalent of cigarette packs.
There are also some interesting other little artefacts such as lovely sandals and glassware. A cluster of huge iron nails was recovered from where they had been buried to prevent the barbarians from turning them ...
... soda toast and I had the toast with butter. We both had freshly-made orange/apple juice - entirely undiluted! Later that morning we went back again, so pleased to find somewhere with decent food after starving for the last couple of days. I had more toast/butter and we both ordered sandwiches to take away for later. We were meant to leave Copacabana for Puno at 1.30pm, but our bus was cancelled due to a local strike and we had no option but to wait for a bus operated by ...
... it all. We had a quick bite to eat then it was on the flight to Scotland.
It was only a two hour flight. Landing in Scotland was a god send – finally an English speaking country. Also, we had been to Scotland before, so we understood how the train and bus system worked and we knew basically where we were heading.
... the Pig” restaurant.
Walking in was hilarious, backpacks and all and welcomed by Briony,
Gemma, and Colette.
The next day was the wedding and we were so excited for the day to start. It
was the most beautiful day, 22 degrees and not a cloud in the sky. Graeme's parents were worried that we would
sleep in so his dad spent the whole morning calling to make sure that we were
ok. As the phone only rings twice we missed it every time ...