The Patterdale Hotel
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- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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Today (Saturday) we're having a day off and spending it at the Speke Resort in Kampala. It's a very smart place on the shores of Lake Victoria and has a large swimming pool.
Juliet was about to apply her sun cream when we noticed that what she thought was sun cream was actually Spanish hairspray. She had been using it all day yesterday at Sanga and wondered why it had not been very effective!
Last night we got back to the hotel just before 9 so we sat down to eat at about 9.30 and had a good meal. Because it is graduation week at one of the universities there seem to be parties every night. By 11 the party in the hotel had just about finished. When Julia and I went to bed there was a party going outside our window but outside the hotel compound. It sounded like a crazy 1980s disco and was close enough for us to feel that we were right in the middle of it. No chance ...
This morning Joe and Tom were woken up at 6.45 by a man hammering furniture together right outside their window. They were not happy as today we were not setting off until 9am and this was to be our lie in day!! Every day i seem to write that each day has been hotter than the previous one. We had some welcome rain overnight and had hoped that it would be a little cooler for us. Not so! We arrived at Bombo at about 11am. There were around 200 people ...
... by had a roof covered in snow...but the kids missed it! When we made it to the seafront (Marni still walking, although we had done 1,2,3....swing! - Brody is just too heavy though.) There was snow in the Lakes District hills. Yeah...very exciting.
The kids walked up on the wall, until we came to a cafe and stopped in for a cuppa, which turned into lunch. Marni had a huge orange juice which she finished off along with some lunch and Brody had a ...
... talked to an Australian couple we got talking to - he is walking the C2C and and she is driving, so we arranged to hitch a ride with her! They are a very pleasant couple from Melbourne, Gail and Geoff. But today on arriving here, we have had fabulous advice from the man in the hotel, who is also a guide and knows everything about walking here (his 9 year old daughter has done the C2C 3 times!!!). He recommends a ferry trip from here along the ...