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'All our bags are packed and we're ready to go..........'
Whoop! Whoop! It's been a long time coming but the day has finally arrived to start our European adventure. Having packed Daisy we had to get her weighed to see how much we then had to take off again.......luckily we were well within our limits so Paul didn't have to offload any wine or beer and Mandy can come too!
... one of the many times we can but sigh that the trip didn't take place in the summer as originally planned. At the beginning of June we'd have had daylight until at least 9pm at night and could easily have bagged these two. But at the end of October even Lands End is a bit silly as we'll be there at 6pm in the pitch dark, but it's too 'big' a target not to say we've been. Hence there follows nearly two hours of driving as we blat down to the bottom of the county, round ...
... that overlooks the ocean and the magnificent cliffs and rugged rock formations. It reminded us much of the Oregon Coast.
We drove home yesterday, a journey which takes about 5 hours, plus time for lunch,
petrol, etc. We managed to get into the south-east on a Friday afternoon. Actually it wasn’t as bad as we anticipated. We had fairly smooth traffic, even on the M-25 (Europe’s biggest parking lot).
... are just amazed that these little villages survive.
Our B&B was a charming house in Wheddon Cross. It was originally built as a tailor's shop but has been converted to a B&B. Now most of the places we have stayed at are Victorian houses, this one was Edwardian. The difference being that Edwardian is less fussy and more plain. I say plain but it was anything but. The halls were wide, the ceilings high and ...
A welcome knock on my door with my early morning tea tray, I think this is a real treat, and tea just as I like it. Breakfast downstairs and then we are ready to leave for the short drive to Cowslip Farm in Cornwall near Launceston. It started 25years ago as a hobby and just grew into the well known place that it is today. It conducts classes in the workshop and has a lovely cafe using mostly organic food and of course, a shop. We arrived ...