Travel Blogs from Nottingham
So today is the the day I begin my journey, although a Travelodge in Birmingham isn't quite as exciting as Tanzania... (probably dirtier as well).
I'm currently doing some last minute rearranging of suitcases to fit everything in, with the help of Kenny ...
... with us to show us the way from the train station to the stadium - about 15 minutes - the entire time talking football and then some Australian politics of all things - tony abbott has impressed them for standing up to vladimir putin and being a surf lifesaver???. Anyway the soccer was good - Nottingham the home team and team we adopted for the day - lost to Sheffield Wednesday 2-0 but the game was ...
... a couple of houses, and a large tourist centre. We had lunch at the nice little cafe there. We explored the visitor centre to see what walks we could do. We didn't have a lot of time left in the day so we drove up the road a bit to Dovedale. Here we walked along a track to the stepping stones which are limestone rocks laid out over the Dove river. They have been there for over 100 ...
... shall be up to! Apologies if the posts are rather irregular as I have no idea when I shall be able to get internet haha. So you may get two weeks of posts at once! Hopefully this blog will be an accurate representation of life in Arusha, good and bad! Many of you (assuming people are reading this!) have asked me if I am nervous and the reply to this is no I am not nervous about what I may encounter (except maybe ...
... in a way that I never was before. It's a great feeling being able to answer people's questions about your country or to point out certain facts that others may not have been aware of and at the same time learning about a different culture and comparing it to your own. There have been many times when the Aussie girl next door and myself have compared notes on Australia, even comparing differences in dialect between the states (with a ...
Other places to stay in Nottingham
Station Street, Nottingham | 3 star hotelfrom $69
- Great place to stay
- Nice hotel for the price
- Costcutting might be counterproductive
Wollaton Street, Nottingham | 4 star hotelfrom $109
- V good value and helped make our weekend
- Poor Value, Definitely one to miss
- Solid choice
Milton Street, Nottingham | 4 star hotelfrom $101
- Don't believe every review you read.
- A Hilton Nightmare
- Relaxing stay
41 Maid Marian Way, Nottingham | 4 star hotelfrom $96
- Superb room, friendly staff.
- Its ok if you like getting booked out
- Bad Customer Service
1 St James Street, Nottingham | 3 star hotelfrom $61
- Dont bother
- Below average for holiday inn expectations.
- Better than expected
296 Mansfield Road, Nottingham | 3 star hotelfrom $83
Castle Bridge Road, Nottingham | 3 star hotelfrom $96
7 Chapel Bar, Nottingham | 3 star hotelfrom $78
Mellor's Way, Nottingham | 4 star hotelfrom $133
- Good Enough But Not Spectacular
- Get the suite!!
- Lovely room
16 Fletcher Gate, Nottingham | 2 star hotelfrom $62
Bostock Lane, Long Eaton, Nottingham | 3 star hotelfrom $119
19-21 Wollaton Street, Nottingham | 3 star hotelfrom $70
Nuthall Road, Nottingham | 3 star hotelfrom $130
Talbot Street, Nottingham | 3 star hotelfrom $48
312 Mansfield Road, Nottingham | 3 star hotelfrom $66
Brailsford Way, Chilwell | 3 star hotelfrom $97
St. James Street , Nottingham | 3 star hotelfrom $75
George Street, Nottingham | 3 star hotelfrom $75
- Poor food, nice room
- Not bad
- Disappointed in room
Lake View Drive, Nottingham | 3 star hotelfrom $115
24-26 Radcliffe Road, West Bridgford | Hotelfrom $83
44 Derby Road, Nottingham | 3 star hotelfrom $65
Maid Marian Way, Nottingham | Hotelfrom $66
29 - 31 High Pavement, Nottingham | 4 star hotelfrom $134
- I just love this place!!!
- Luxurious cosseting
- A refreshing change from stuffy hotels!
Bestwood Country Park, Nottingham | 3 star hotelfrom $89
The Phoenix Centre, Nottingham | Hotelfrom $88
Riverside Retail Park, Nottingham | Hotelfrom $61