The Swingate Inn and Hotel

Deal Road, Dover, Kent, England, CT15 5DP, United Kingdom | Hotel
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What a difference a year makes!

A travel blog entry by dorettepaul14 on Aug 12, 2014

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After planning and planning for a year (little over!) the
day has finally come for us to start our travels. Our flight is tonight at 9pm
and we are being picked up shortly. I am very exited and cant wait for the
adventure to start.

I look forward to updating the blog as we travel... first stop THAILAND!

On a side note....

A year ago I made a list of 30 things to do before I am 30. I found the list recently and have decided to try to complete the list. ...

T minus one day

A travel blog entry by dorettepaul14 on Aug 10, 2014

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We leave tomorrow. The preparations (which can be broadly categorised as wedding, work, and travel related) have been almost all consuming. As for the wedding, Dorette has been heroic and I'm looking forward to it with excitement and trepidation in equal measure. I'll save the rest of what I have to say for the day itself, as is only right. As for work, I am being retained by my firm as a remote consultant and I'm ...

Dover - From Above and Below‏

A travel blog entry by mandyandcharlie on Jul 07, 2014

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... time on at each stop just for finding a park and walking to and from the places we want to visit.
We visited Dover Castle, the greatest medieval fortress in England. Built by Henry II in the 1180s and subsequently adapted over the next 800 years to meet the demands of various kings and wars, it has been garrisoned uninterruptedly until 1958, a record equalled only by the Tower of London and Windsor Castle.
And ...

Dover and Vimy

A travel blog entry by bigtravelfamily on May 01, 2014

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This was a day of driving and luck us...the first part was spent in a panic when we realized that it was bank holiday Friday so there would be traffic (although we hit very little) on our 6 hour trek and we needed to buy ferry tickets to Dunkirk…turns out, you can't go via ferry to Dunkirk (where our rented car was located) as a foot passenger. After many variations of plans were tried and discussed, we finally had ...

Across the channel

A travel blog entry by besomeone on Sep 09, 2013

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... insured on Ben’s car and we had no clear idea of where we were going to go or stay. The first time around was absolutely amazing, we are all students therefore extremely poor and for 4 days we only spent around 250! Including fuel, accommodation (sometimes the car) and food! Knowing nothing is sometimes the way forward. Reading this blog will explain how to survive in France for 7 days with fewer than 300 euros.

Due ...

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This hotel, located on Deal Road, Dover, is near Walmer Castle and Gardens, Deal Castle, Dover Beach, and Princes Golf Club.
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