Palm Court Hotel
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... br> By the time we got back we had covered nearly 13.5 miles and could feel it in the legs by then and were ready for a cup of tea and a sit down!
Had a lazy evening - cooked (well heated a ready meal) at Margaret's - shredded lamb tagiatelle, with a nice bottle of red followed up with Nick's home make meringues with whipped cream we had brought down as they are Margaret's favourite Nick creation.
... of Woking and Surrey via his car and canal boat. A truly awesome day with a truly awesome mate. Please don't let it be another 30 years Keith, or you'll end looking like the other Keith... Keith Richards! Speaking of celebs - guess who we physically bumped into in Harrods? You will never guess Miss Chris, but you will cream yourself and turn green with envy. None other than Jared Padalecki (Sam Winchester from Supernatural) holding his new son, Shepherd. Both ...
Our motor coach took us back to Caen France after a few stops along the way. We boarded a ferry and took a 6 hour ride across the English Channel back to Portsmouth England. After a bit of a delay at the English Customs station, we said good bye to Martin our coach driver that drove us on our journey through France. Jamie, ...
... and breaks in the castle walls for arrows to be shot through. I can't confirm this is true or not, but I suspect that I even saw openings several stories up that may have been used to pour boiling oil on intruding soldiers. Apparently this castle has never been taken in its 900+ year existence, although the British apparently were forced to retreat from the castle during a battle against the French (of all nations!).
The next part was ...
... desperate, I managed spend quite a bit of time with a lady who was prowling the crypt. She gave me lots of extra bits not on the audio guide. She also showed me a small side chapel I may just have passed by without noticing the colourful frescoes on the side wall. Apparently they were not afraid of colour in the medieval period, bit like the Irish today. The cathedral walls which are a calming beige today, were much more colourful back then however time and wear ...
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