Travel Blogs from Norwich
... Crowland for lunch. It's amazing what you find off the major roads. We had lunch near a small three way bridge that crossed a stream at it's junction with another, hence the need for a three way bridge. It was called Trinity Bridge, and the first bridge on the site dates from the year 970AD (no there's not a number missing from the year). There's a statue on the bridge that is thought to be either Christ, or King Ethelred.
We were making good ...
... NORWICH CASTLE AND did the complete tour. this is one of the best example of an intact medieval castle.
We walked around the Cathedral but we were to late....closed
So it was to find the oldest pub for dinner .."the Adam and Eve"....we past the Wig and Pen.....nearly as old.
GOOD meal, and a slow walk back to the hotel.
Great breakfast with Robert and Jess, thank you.
Set off with high hopes but 2 yards from their house Steve fell off fully cleated....no worries, nothing was hurt but his pride.
Another great send off at the station from Debbie and Paul, armed with jelly babies.
The journey was seamless apart from a little hiccough in a ...
... Mistral would be very helpful
Day 14 31st. Belleville to Condrieu 59 miles
Could be a long day, includes going straight through the centre of Lyon.
Day 15. 1st Sept. Condrieu to Cliousclat. 60 miles
Down the Rhone valley so flattish until a massive climb to the hotel. ...
It's almost 6 hours drive from Chorley to Overstrand, but everyone were very excited. We choose scenic route through The Snake Pass, in Peak District instead of motorways.
We arrived at the campsite about 5pm, we had pre- pitched tent so we didn't need to waste our time for making a tent. It was raining a little bit but ...