Plas Owen Hotel
Travel Blogs from Llangollen
We got up early & got our jerseys on & Rider flags hung on the boat & photos taken. We stopped into Ellemere to buy some coffee. Sunday so the Tesco closed but we found another shop open to buy coffee & beer. The men got the boat ...
... Back on the boat & struck off again. What a beautiful afternoon we had!! A bit of a queue at the two locks we had to do. We managed to make it to our final destination at bridge #19 Poachers Pocket Pub by 8:00 pm. Had a great supper & visited with a local couple. We'll stroll back to our boat & to bed by 10:00 pm. Big Day ...
Weather warm, travellers intrepid. After breakfast we checked out and went for a short walk along the canal while watching barges tying up into the Chester walled township. This has in various incarnations been a Roman fort, medieval town, fortress against the Danes, Royalist stronghold and seat of the Duke of Westminster. Decided to have a quick look in the Chester Cathedral, totally unaware of what delights lay within. The ...
... but mission accomplished. We reached a nice mooring up spot close to bridge 44 & tied up for the night. We had started supper preparations & we had a nice supper of tomato & cucumber salad with oil & vinegar dressing, microwaved rice & jumbo sausage rolls heated in the oven & drank the bottle of wine left for us by Cheshire Cat. We were all pretty tired & headed to bed shortly after 10:00 ...
... on the edge of the canal to watch such manoeuvres. They gave him a score of 10.We were well in need of a beer when we got to The Horse and Jockey for dinner.
Monday 1st. September
We filled up with water the next morning and travelled back to the Whitechurch Junction where we moored and walked into town for morning tea.
We then made our way back to Ellesmere to moor for ...
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