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A slow drive from home this time covering the near 300 miles in over seven hours. As we neared the camping place, just short of Dover, the rain began and it is still raining this morning after a very wet night! Off to Calais shortly and we hope all is ...
More rain as I got up and headed for Dieppe. Reached the CWGC Cemetery there where the pilot that collided with my great uncle is buried. WAS able to sit the shower out and then walk around the small cemetery which is full of Canadians from the Dieppe Raid in 1942. Timed it well to reach Calais and put he Pug on the ferry. Another smooth crossing then just up the road to the Drum Inn for the night, campsite beside the pub. Food, beer & company ...
Today we decided to visit another beach. We decided to give Margate a try. It is a town northeast of Ramsgate. We all decided to take the train as a different way to get there & not worry about parking. Judith wanted to take a bus so they did that.The bus & train station were only about a 15 min walk from our holiday house which was nice. We ended up missing the first one we wanted so we waited on the train would need next for the 30 mins until it would ...
... NZ passport and billed the government.....so thank you to all my NZ friends who are still working.....for your contribution!
We had to wait 3 hours for the result which to our absolute relief (as we were both wrecks by then) was Normal. The diagnosis, I think, was an exercise induced migraine or a severely strained neck. Suffice to say, the headaches continued through till yesterday (Saturday) and are now easing, so fingers crossed!!
... the grounds. Heard a children's choir practicing for a Christmas Pageant at the cathedral too-very sweet.
There are many side visits in Canterbury as well. The dunking chair was used in the Middle Ages to "dunk" nagging wives for all of the neighbors to see. A humiliating event-to be sure! This is on the river near the weavers guild house. There is the crooked house over by the cathedral-that's about as crooked as they come. ...
Other places to stay in Margate
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Station Green, Margate | Hotelfrom $127
21-27 Eastern Esplanade, Margate | Hotelfrom $97
Unit 53,Westwood Cross, Margate | Hotelfrom $75
219 Canterbury Road, Margate | 4 star hotelfrom $132
1-5 Royal Crescent, Margate | Hotelfrom $39
Fifth Avenue, Margate | Hotelfrom $142
8 Ethelbert Crescent , Margate | Hotelfrom $33
31 Eastern Esplanade, Margate | Hotelfrom $81