The Royal Hotel
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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We bid a fond farewell to Penzance and the lovely June and Stuart who gave us such a warm welcome at the Ashton Guesthouse and wended our way north to Ilfracombe. What can I say about Ilfracombe - the drive there was misty, drizzly and very grey and the town didn't seem much better - I would describe it as the holiday town for those in God's waiting room. I don't think we saw anyone under the age of 60 unless they ...
'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!
... located at the bottom of a steep and winding lane. The narrowness of the lane combined with the lack of parking space in the village and the popularity of the destination have long made it necessary to force visitors to park at the top and walk down. I might have mentioned we're on the clock here? So of course we don't actually visit the harbour in the village at all, contenting ourselves with being able to see it from the top of the hill and photographing the sign at ...
... and has been raining most of the day. However it stopped briefly this afternoon, a chance for us to try some geocaching. We found one at the statue of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (a resident of Crowborough) – Elementary, My Dear Watson.
We’re leaving England tomorrow, heading for Spain.
Sorry, no pictures this time. I haven't quite remembered that process Need to get the instruction book out.
That's all for now, Gary
... 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 ...