Premier Inn Portsmouth - Port Solent East
Travel Blogs from Portsmouth
Another very hot day. Saw a whale while we were having breakfast! Rob spent the day recovering from his bruises after his brush with the Arabian Sea- but still managed to reach the finals of the shuffleboard competition! A German reconnaissance plane flew by us to make sure we were safe from pirates. It seems that we are not to have ...
... all over the place, and
Accidentally draining an entire
Water tank when a tap bounced itself on.
We expected the journey to take two
Hours; as it turned out it was more like four -
It was quite a relief when we at last
Reached the shallower water in Sandown
Bay, dropped the anchor and settled down.
It was a good thing it was sunny, as
... tourists can cause problems walking along the beach with flashlights that scare the nesting females off so the volunteers like to gather the tourists together and when a female is settled and beginning to lay then they take the tourists as a group down to watch the turtle at close quarters. When the hatchlings began to ‘run’ in late January the nests are monitored so that as many of the hatchlings as possible make it into the ...
... in both Stockholm & St. Petersburg, which gives you plenty of time to discover the highlights of both cities. This fabulous two-week holiday starts with an unforgettable transit of the Kiel Canal, claimed to be the busiest man-made waterway in the world. You’ll then begin a fascinating exploration of some of the Baltic’s best cities. Seek out Copenhagen’s statue of the Little Mermaid; enjoy an overnight stay in Stockholm, Sweden’s attractive ...
... good English. Obviously there was space for a bike on the train, so after they had deciphered that I wasn’t a vagabond and had a valid credit card to pay on board I was told to jump on before the train left without me.
Still, after all the rushing about, I wasn’t quite at ease as I sat down in the bike carriage. I literally had no idea how much the ticket would cost me, and when shouting back across the platform to ask the instructor he ...