Travel Blogs from St. Aubin
... br> 21. Learn phrases in new languages
22. Bungee jump
24. White water raft
25. Learn to cook authentic Thai food
26. Hill trekking
27. Meet and experience life of local people
28. Go wine tasting
29. Visit a night market
30. See a wale in the wild
31. Snorkel the Great Barrier Reef
32. See Dingos on Fraser Island
33. Go sand boarding
34. Watch a sunset
35. Watch a ...
... months) ? It all started on a Monday morning at work, after a murky 'summer' weekend ... (Screen blurs and fades and transports you to the past movie style and ACTION! ) ... Like I said, after a rainy day last summer in Guernsey I was feeling rather deflated and a bit stuck in the monotony of my weekly routines. It didn't help that my boyfriend of the time was in the final stages of planning his year long travels. Envy set in as I perused the internet, reading various travel ...
It was an ominous sign that the pharmacy had no Valium left in stock - the day before we set off. How relieved I was to find that the reason for our 4 hour delay was that our aircraft had been caught up in a lightening storm on the way over and needed to be checked for burns. I could definitely smell smoke during take off. Alas the flight was okay - apart from the elderly lady to my right. The persistent unpleasant smell of 'soiling' did lead to regular checks on ...
Into St Peter Port today and had a stroll around the shopping area and waterfront for a couple of hours. Had lunch in a nice Italian restaurant on the waterfront, fresh caught crayfish, prawns and crab meat, absolutely beautiful.
Went to a nice pub for a short sharpie while Joseph went to Cubs and then home for dinner, a nice relaxing day.
A drive around the island and a coupe of walks this morning up hill and down dale, saw an old observation post - battery built and used during the napoleonic wars. Also saw quite a few gunnery posts built by the Germans in the Second World War during the occupation.
A quiet relaxing afternoon was a pleasant relief from all the rushing around we have been doing.
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free parking