Riverside Hotel - Richmond
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... made from berries out of the garden.
Fruit salad (from the garden), mutiple cereal options, fresh stewed rhubarb (from the garden) and apples.
Full cooked breakfast plus fresh baked bread/toast and home-made jams washed down with endless pots of tea.
There will be no lunch today!
During the afternoon we chatted and drank more tea and when the rain eased for a while we walked around the grounds and inspected the ruins ...
... view, but the real draw are the magnificent Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew and glass greenhouses (http://www.kew.org/). These gardens are magnificent and even to this day are the home of botanical research. When the glass Palm House was built in the mid 1800's, it was quite a marvelous thing. Today, it still is impressive as the interior is a vast humid atmosphere that is ...
... dozen young cows grazing in the field, but as I came through the gate, the cows starting walking towards me, probably thinking it was milking time. No problem so far, but then they just kept on coming and when they were a few yards away, they even lined up in formation and started snorting.....time to get back behind the gate I thought! By this time, the other guys had caught up and it was like some sort of 'Mexican Stand-Off' ...
... it was modernized technically, but nothing is like the first time you saw a musical.
My tickets were 50% off and the theatre seemed packed. I was on the edge - thank God - as people were always climbing each other to get to their seats. I was sitting beside three Asian ladies. As soon as they play starts, this girl right beside me turns on her phone. The light broke my attention to the play and I motioned to her OFF! Then she tried to turn it on ...
Up early. Lochlan and Baz head off to Malaysia for Christmas. They're up early and leave by 8. We hang around, unpack. Mac has a ball playing with all the toys, there's so much more space. We won't know ourselves when we arrive home that's for sure. Baz is a real techno, there's gadgets and TV paraphernalia everywhere. Sky TV. Whoop Whoop, not that we're avid TV watchers, at least we've got the choice. Better than watching 'We've got Framed' or 'Coro St' or ...
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