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Tried to take the ferry a couple of days early but the charge was ridiculous so here we are still! Did an excellent shop in Auchan, then found a brilliant are at Les Erables for the night. A super long walk yesterday was flowed by a quiet and peaceful night. Now 'enjoying' a coffee and the wifi and back to the same aire for the night with an early ferry ...
... perform Romeo and Juliet in the grounds of Walmer Castle. They did not disappoint. It is a young company of only 8 actors who made the story come to life in a way in which Shakespeare would have loved.
From the opening scene of a sword fight in Verona to the use of a see-saw to recreate the balcony it was inspired theatre.
Unfortunately, once again Mike and I had the 'benefit' of ...
... Petworth House and Park. Originally built in the 1100's as the southern manor for the powerful Percy family but extended greatly in 1680 - Petworth has been in the same family for 900 years. They gave the property to the National Trust in 1947 but continue to live in a section of the building under an arrangement with the trust. Passing through Sussex and Hampshire before arriving at our destination. An early night for us, Steve and Kelly go visiting Kelly's aunt who lives ...
... and a bustling port. Inside the castle, there were renovations and additions to the structure that ranged from 1000 AD, all the way up to the Cold War. Some of these changes were apparent, as in the modern tunnels, and others that were less noticeable such as the wear on the stones that can only come with weathering.
First I toured the medieval part of the castle. This part was the oldest part, and was complete with King's Chambers, a ...
... It is totally deserted. All the shops are closed. We feel like the only people in town.
Crossing over an empty High Street we approach Christ Church Gate. The entry is closed.
“Hello. What time does the Cathedral open?” I ask the attendant at the office within the gate.
“On Sunday it opens at 12:30” she informs me.