Premier Inn Portsmouth - Horndean
Travel Blogs from Portsmouth
... modern navy of the UK
Of great interest was t museum dedicated to the 'Mary Rose" a war ship built by Henry the 8th to fight of and protect his "new" protestant state from the Pope and Holy Rome.
Built in mid 1600 it served for 34 years before it went down in battle ....half the ship has been saved and preserved because it was covered my mud for 500 years. It took 30 years to process and protect the ...
... site of the Royal Pavilion and had coffee and cake in the Lanes.
The battery charger has broken again so we keep running out of power for the fridge. John is disgruntled at having to drink lukewarm beer!
Saturday 14th September
Left Lancing and headed towards Arundel via Halfords to buy a battery charger.
Arundel is a very quaint little place with an imposing castle and cathedral.
Inside the ...
... chilled' attitude is a must and all rat racing must be left at the door on arrival. Done and done.
With regards to #diabetes, this seems like the perfect place for everything to be stress free and easy so as long as I make it to the island with my arms clutching my insulin pens, things will be just fine. Just fine indeed.
Now where is my portable hammock?
... rejuvenated for visitors to visit! We also saw the HMS Victory, it was launched in 1765 at Chatham Dockyard and was commissioned in 1778. The ship continued in active service for the next 34 years which included her most famous moment-the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805. In 1812 the Victory was retired from frontline duty and anchored in Portsmouth. For the next 110 years the Victory remained at her moorings in Portsmouth Harbour fulfilling a combination of practical ...
... I inquired about the funny name and Rob explained that it's sort of how it sounds... When you eat it. Random fact for ya.) Oh and it must not go without mentioning that this little cafe of sorts also served an Irish Coffee Shake! More boozy milkshakes! Again, how has this yet to catch on in Calgary?! Well now that I've chatted on for four or so paragraphs about breakfast... Moving right along? We drove out to Stonehenge next. It was maybe an hour from Robs place and ...