The Queens Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
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We left our lovely cattle cottage and began our journey back East. We paused at Gwithian, across the bay opposite St Ives, to run around the sand dunes for a bit and up to look at the view of Godrevy lighthouse. Then we made our way to Healeys Cyder Farm, deciding that it was appropriate beings as we are in Cornwall. We had a taste of some great ...
... From here we decided to head back and to our delight, the seals were still there! We got comfty for the show and watched again as they played and provided us with plenty entertainment.
From Lands End we drove the scenic route around the coast to St Ives. We strolled through the lovely streets and cobbled lanes until we emerged on the seafront. It's very picturesque here with a large sandy harbour and a beautiful sandy beach backed by sand dunes in the bay ...
... Michaels Mount. The tide was in when we arrived, meaning that the island was cut off from the land, so we had a little stroll around the cute town and up on a hill for a good view, before grabbing a hot chocolate. Making our way to the beach we checked out some rock pools until the tide had vacated enough to reveal the walkway! Quite a cool experience walking across the sea but unfortunately the castle on the island was closed- the downside of ...
... we were halted by dense traffic, looked surprisingly well-nourished – we were informed that, for them, begging is a business often, alas, organised by unscrupulous adults.
In Uttarakhand in the north, and Rajasthan further south, we saw no real poverty at all. A simpler life-style, such as that of Mr Badal Singh and his family in Khuri, with no cars dishwashers, televisions etc., might appear impoverished to the western consumer-driven eye, but ...
... br> that we need a new more compelling story for humanity that we are now here
today. The very idea that people have for millennia found spiritual sustenance
in nature’s beauty at a great diversity of places along this line has inspired
us. That is why we will walk this line, breathing in the atmosphere and seeking
perhaps a deeper understanding to accompany the simpler more rewarding life we
have been blessed to discover.