The Osborne Hotel
Travel Blogs from Ilfracombe
Well, its arrived - the day I go to India.
My house resembles Primark on sale day and my ar$e and elbow are getting mixed up !
My stomach is like a washing machine and my mind all over the place. I am flitting from thinking ''Bring it on, I wanna go backpacking '' to ''What the hell are you ...
... so I hope to go back to see that too.
- Day 4,5,6. Jaipur. I have a driver meeting me at Agra for the next 7/8 days to see Rajhastan. When Raju picks me up we will make our way to Jaipur, en-route we are stopping at Agra Bear Rescue centre. It is a sanctuary for rescued dancing sloth bears. Slowly, but surely, people are being educated and acknowledging that dancing bears are not nice and its cruel. Its going ...
... Starbucks, large gym and a hot tub which is the entire reason we booked the place...to finally get warm! But the pool area would be closed once we got back from dinner so it would have to wait until Saturday.
So we changed our clothes and went to Kan Zaman for dinner, a Lebanese joint. It took us nearly 30 minutes to drive 2 miles as the streets downtown were crazy. We still ended up several blocks ...
... going on... Excitement, nerves, stress, and trying to plan for things I can't plan for. I went onto the hostel details earlier to find out how to get there from the airport and they said to tell the taxi driver (*insert long Spanish paragraph of directions here*) so I'm now worrying about getting there! I've had 'the last supper' and had Seren insisting on choosing the combination for my padlock as '123' because I'll remember it that way. ...
... answering with very random answers, but at least he's joining in I guess. We're sleeping in Helen & Colin's room with the children on air beds. Private Peaceful is read and downstairs for more chatting and catching up. It's like we've just popped in for a visit, like it's a regular occurrence. Bed late, surprise surprise, I read. Woken at 2am by Mac saying "Dad - shush", snoring!!!! At least it's someone else telling him to be quiet other than me for a ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed