George Hotel of Colchester
Travel Blogs from Colchester
... serif" ;; font-size: 12pt; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal;">Another law of inverses – the smaller the
place the greater the importance of putting everything back into its proper
place. The trouble is remembering where we put everything when we packed. We’ll
get quicker I am sure.
* So at last we are on the road. It is a strange feeling after months and months of preparations. But all is good and we are looking forward to our long journey * Lovely send off by Laura & Hannah for their 'gap year' parents! *. 1st night @ Premier Inn, Harwich. What style but hopefully a good night's sleep before crossing to Hook of Holland ...
... that is close to Hyde Park in movies or on TV. Once you get into the roundabout, it is sometimes hard to get off and you end up driving around and around until there is a break in the traffic. Well I had trouble even getting on to it! I kept taking the wrong lane and ending up in the wrong exit! We eventually worked it out and I got us ...
... us. As usual, we were doing our runabout, when looking
for a place……..nothing new!
And the rain rained on, nothing new there either.
Thankfully, we got there eventually and made ourselves at home.
1st June, to Flatford Mill, John Constable
The next day, out came the sun, balmy blue skies and ...
... we had to find our way to a small grey little trailer, which was the accomodation office. Two other students from Columbia were also on our bus so the four of us took a while wandering around campus with our large suitcases when we finally found it. Once in my flat I coulnd't find my room, but the housekeeper Ann showed it to me and how to use the key just like a hotel room. Then two boys from the flat one from Holland ...