The Sandpiper Guest House
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Non-smoking rooms
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.....well, scones rather than bread. After school, our "dirty dozen" walked to dinner with Alex and Hailey, natives of Plymouth who traveled to Fredonia last year. They cooked us pizza and authentic English food. The best was scones with cream and jam. It doesn't get more British than this! You cut open the scone and spread a bit of cream ...
In the words of Nemo: "First day of school! First day of school!! First day of school!" I don't know if we were more excited to finally be going to school or that we were all well rested and showered. 50/50 probably. We live about 20 minutes, walking, from our school, Hyde Park Infant School. I'm going to be brief about my experiences with this school mostly due to confidentiality purposes. More specifics can be found ...
... and only the walls remain. It's now the center of a traffic roundabout and stands as a reminder. More famously, Plymouth is the site the Pilgrims we remember on Thanksgiving set sail on the Mayflower from. James took us down to the water front, and what a view! There is a swimming pool, a park, fishing, shops, and just relaxing. I believe this weekend we will be visiting the Mayflower Museum. I am proud to say too that I am the only one in my group to ...
We were sad to leave our wild spot of Cornwall, but we had s perfect day of travel across Dartmoor. Parts of it were wild and isolated. All the Dartmoor ponies had new foals and all the new born lambs were prancing about. The Dartmoor prison looked suitably grey, Victorian and forbidding. We called in to Castle Drogo, a national trust property which had a beautiful garden. Our Lyme ...
... amused, fishing and we have practiced putting up the storm jib, man overboard, etc...all good stuff.
I have spent quite a lot of time in the launderette, Dawson and Hugh in the chandlery and soon we are off to Lidl, yes, Lidl for a final shop. Oh joy!
It's still quite windy and Duncan is off up the mast to put some tell tales in the ...