Travel Blogs from Enfield
... ones soon.
We had one small holdup on today's journey. We came out of Enfield Lock to find an obstruction - three men were trying to retie a barge which had come loose and they weren't having much luck. Bryan went down to suss out what was happening and came back to get our pole off our roof to help. He passed it to one of the men who placed it against the bank and pushed - and it started to ...
... they did a 'right lovely' job of it! They pomp and ceremony surrounding a simple ride from the Houses of Parliament to Buckingham Palace was just amazing, and I could only wonder about the logistics involved in something like a royal wedding or funeral. Only in Britain.
Suddenly, the band broke into 'God Save our Gracious Queen', the Queen's Guards lining the road stood to attention and the parade had begun. There were the must magnificent horses being ridden ...
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Once we got back to Mayfair, we decided to take a recommendation from the bus driver and walk up to Piccadilly to find a good place to eat. Finding food we enjoy has been somewhat of a challenge on this trip and we wanted to have one really good meal before leaving Europe. Fortunately we happened upon a restaurant with an upscale appearance, great ambiance and reasonable prices called the ...
... where it is flat they have put up barriers which makes it hard to see anything. It only takes about 30 minutes in the tunnel under the sea so of course all you see is black on this part. Ian is happy now that he has experienced this as it is something that he has wanted to do for a long time. Arrived in London and again had to go through Immigration and the queues for this went on forever. It certainly ...
Other places to stay in Enfield
162 The Ridgeway, Enfield | Hotelfrom $115
52 Rowantree Road, Enfield | 3 star hotelfrom $64
Innova Park - Corner of Solar Way, Enfield | Hotelfrom $73
92 Chase Side, Enfield | Hotelfrom $87
80 Village Road, Enfield | Hotelfrom $74