Richmond Gate Hotel
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Tennis Court
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
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... was not a problem until I arrived at the passport control. OMG!!! People everywhere, many of them rather stressed at the length of the lines, obviously also with tight connections. Ah Ha! the sign that says fast track - I rushed to this line, my boarding pass that was issued in Australia for my connection was valid but didn't scan, so another had to be printed. The lovely lady at the counter was actually surprised that a replacement issued ...
... starting here, it is still an amazing sight. Lowther House is a B&B-cum-cafe with a lovely garden, run by a rather unusual couple: slightly OTT. Tula and dapper white-hair-and-moustached Paul. They were VERY hospitable, and over happy hour in their garden, Paul regaled us with tales of his 20 years living in the USA. We have ordered a full English breakfast for the morning, which we are very much looking forward ...
... sort of) restaurant that seemed to be the only thing open. Some of the group’s meals (especially those who ordered mixed grills) did not taste or smell quite right. Hopefully no one woke up the next morning with an upset stomach!
Unfortunately, Sunday night at 2am is not the best time to experience the atmosphere of Amsterdam and Dean was thoroughly disappointed. The Mongol Rally does not offer too much time to be a tourist so he will have to come back and visit another ...
... And very reasonably priced.
When we returned, we felt terrible. The six loads of washing we had given Karen the night before was still wet after the miserable day. Consequently, her normally beautiful kitchen now looked like a Chinese laundry. She promised it would all be dry and they would have it ready to clear the kitchen in time for breakfast and have bags packed in time for SherpaVan to collect.
Time will tell.
... in this house and on the garden grounds. After enjoying the gardens, we took the bus back to Richmond, tired but happy with all the beautiful trees and nature we experienced. We walked 7 miles today and my feet are tired! After a rest, we trudged a few more blocks to eat the best fish and chips I've ever had at the White Cross pub. What a great day! We're going to like it ...