St Benet's Abbey
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- Free parking
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... over India there must be happy pictures of young, smiling Indians gathered round either Judith or myself, or, in some cases both.
We were expecting to see poverty in the raw. If poverty is to be defined as not having enough to eat, or not having a home, or not being able to afford schooling or health provision, then we saw little. Yes, there were beggars in Delhi and Mumbai, but no more than I have seen in some European cities. The children that pestered ...
Set off to get to our next destination and close another circle. John O'Groats to Land's End.
First went to The Lizard, the most southerly point in mainland England and less well known. Old life boat station from the 1800s and spectacular cliffs.
Then to Land's End, the most westerly point on the UK mainland, to close another circle. ...
Lazy day, with late brekkie. Drove with Liz and John via Torpoint and then Millbrook to Maker Heights, when we sat outside to eat lunch overlooking Cawsand - amazing in late November!
Then walked across Mt Edgecombe parkland along an inlet from the sea to Cremyll, when we had a drink in the old pub, the Edgecombe Arms, before walking back; in all, about 3 miles.
Lovely lazy dinner in front of a roaring fire. So good to see our old pals ...
What do they have on a farm called "Goose Slade Farm"? Geese, that screeched ALL night!
We drove to the Fleet Air Arm Museum at Yeovilton. Devoted to the history of British naval aviation. Great display of aircraft, shipping, a Concorde, and simulated trip in a helicopter then up into the bridge of the the aircraft Carrier "Ark Royal." All brilliantly set out in four enormous hangars, and even I enjoyed it all.
Then set off again and had our LAST ferry ride - ...
... my target of £2000, which will go towards building better homes for people living in slums. I have also contributed a considerable amount of my own money to cover what I would call the holiday part of this trip. So if you see me sitting back and enjoying a beer or two then be sure that this was not due to your generous donation! My travel blog will begin on Friday when I arrive in Kathmandu. Wish me luck and I will keep you posted as often as wifi allows me. Until then wrap up out there!!! ...