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... we disembarked The appalling state of the Radisson Hotel, Fisherman's Wharf during their renovations Burning my head at Saul Bistro, Escazu, having been so careful previously Saying goodbye to David, Claire, Ben and Poppy (and Chloe, the Golden Retriever puppy) The disappointing weather in Florida The tipping culture in the US and Costa Rica HIGHLIGHTS Realising my dream of crossing the Atlantic by ship The Atlantic's ...
... Bradenton for a slightly less frantic, but still quite full final week in Florida.
About a month ago I made the point that this blog was for me; it was to be a record of my travels, which I'll turn into a book (after a degree of editing and correcting far too many typos, no doubt). I wonder whether I made a mistake with that judgement call, though. I seem to have picked up a loyal readership, looking at the daily numbers and, perhaps one of the ...
... at the pub. We ended up having quite a few Guinness and bubbles and didn't get on the train until nearly 8pm. When we got back to Kings Cross we thought we would just check out the Platform 9 3/4 from Harry Potterg. There was still a huge line, but Kate and Kalia did the sneaky and Kalia ran in in between people and Kate snapped a quick photo, it was quite funny.
It was a good afternoon
... first time. And was surprised to discover that it's quite a thing - one place asked a if I had a preference to which gin I wanted, another had a gin of the day! We had huuuuuge bar snacks at the first pub...a home made scotch egg for me, and a home made sausage roll for Pete. Nom! Before heading off we had a last dinner out with Finn - he'll have to come a meal out in NZ ...
... Bondi beach, losing my sunglasses in the process
Putting up our mini pound shop Christmas tree in our apartment in Dover Height
Cooking dinner with Uncle Brian
Meeting our gorgeous Aussie cousins Dakoda, Makiah and Keama and wishing my legs were as long as theirs
Holding our breath every time we checked in for a flight to see if they would charge us excess baggage (only BA did out of 21 flights)
Not being able to find the market ...
Other places to stay in Cambridge
20 Downing Street, Cambridge | 4 star hotelfrom $202
- Excellent Hotel
- Another mediocre experience
- Consistently very good
Lakeview Bridge Road, Cambridge | 2 star hotelfrom $133
- Good Holiday Inn
- Very good hotel with excellent service
- Clean, modern, spacious and functional.
Granta Place, Mill Lane, Cambridge | 4 star hotelfrom $247
- This never happens!!
- Very good, but book ahead
- A very pleasant stay
Regent Street, Cambridge | 4 star hotelfrom $182
- Great location, comfortable room, needs redecoration with taste!
- Needs TLC
15 - 17 Coldham Business Park, Cambridge | 2 star hotelfrom $117
Gonville Place, Cambridge | 3 star hotelfrom $223
Chesterton Road, Cambridge | Hotelfrom $194
- Enjoyable weekend
- Nice hotel in a lovely city!
Trumpington Street, Cambridge | 3 star hotelfrom $163
Whitehouse Lane, Cambridge | 4 star hotelfrom $190
- Pricey...but worth it!
- Only suitable for business clients
Cambridge Leisure Park, Cambridge | Hotelfrom $90
Cambridge Services, A14-Junction 28, Cambridge | Hotelfrom $78
Ring Fort Road, Cambridge | Hotelfrom $120
Trumpington Street, Cambridge | Hotelfrom $287
156 Chesterton Rd, Cambridge | Hotelfrom $84
196 Cherry Hinton Road, Cambridge | Hotelfrom $186
63/71 Hills Road, Cambridge | Hotelfrom $184
41 Regent Street, Cambridge | Hotelfrom $182
Station Road, Cambridge | Hotelfrom $35
A11/A1307 Fourwentways, Cambridge | Hotelfrom $80
53 Lensfield Rd, Cambridge | Hotelfrom $165
167 - 169 Hills Rd, Cambridge | Hotelfrom $141
74 Chesterton Road, Cambridge | Hotelfrom $127
365 Milton Road, Cambridge | Hotelfrom $149
627-631 Newmarket Road, Cambridge | Hotelfrom $81
144 - 146 Tenison Road, Cambridge | Hotelfrom $131