The Botany Bay Hotel
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... trio. And it certainly was prettier than Margate (which reminded us a bit of Timaru). From here we walked to Ramsgate, on the recommendation of our B&B lady. A good walk, but she grossly underquoted the distance and the time it would take. But we had a good meal at the Belgian Cafe, a popular local hangout. Stephen had Spotted Dick, mainly to find out what it was, with BOTH custard and ice-cream. Luckily it turned out to be a dessert, so that was ...
... some ways away from cliffs and our guide was pretty much like, "okay there they are, go snap a few pictures and get back on the bus in 20 minutes". Don't get me wrong it was still so amazing to say I got to see them but I just really wish I could have gotten to climb to the top of them or something. Oh well now just another excuse to return in the future! After a million selfies it was back on bus for last stop of the day, Canterbury cathedral. It was another hour ride there but ...
... s a very different type of beach that what we are used to...it's a stretch of sand in a little cove, but underneath a cliff with the town on the top. With some broad stairs leading down the face of the cliff to the sea... It's a bit strange compared to NZ beaches because it's really built up; there's a couple of bars and restaurants right on the beach too. I can ...
... br> I had just short of an hour at the ruins site and could have spent the entire day there. Seeing burial grounds and the remains of the crypt including the altar were two of the highlights but it was truly amazing to take in the sense of history this place had.
We met up back in the town centre for our next Canterbury adventure, a punt down the River Stour with our guide Jason. This was a great 45 minute history lesson as we made our way down the river, which at it's ...
... at a small cafe that serves delicious organic food. Had a sandwich and a cup of coffee. The returned home via the grocery store to do a bit more work.
At 5pm, we left for Canterbury. It was a nice evening for a drive: fluffy pink clouds and the golden hour on the fields. There was a fair amount of traffic at first but this did not last too long. We arrived Canterbury at 6:30pm, just as planned. We dined at Wagamama (nummers) then went ...