The Chase Hotel
How has this hotel rated in the past?
TripAdvisor Reviews The Chase Hotel Ross-on-Wye
Travel Blogs from Ross-on-Wye
... Trust cards.
We knew it was Ben Disraeli's country pad but had no idea it had played such a huge part in the War effort.
The dingy little map rooms, set up in what used to be some sort of ice house bunker, were home to map-makers creating intricate maps of Germany to be used in British bombing raids.
The intricate patterns of the formal gardens were almost as fascinating.
On a ...
... shuttle bus.
Tenerife became officially Spanish on Christmas Day, 1494 after the local rulers were deposed of by the conquestors a few weeks earlier. The main island is about 430 miles long, hosts a volcano, has a pleasant climate and proved to be a good stopping off place for the Spanish before heading off to rape South America. A lot of the locals here also shared the same fun of dying ...
... biting wind to listen to what was a very interesting audio commentary. The countryside around the castle was beautiful but with limited battery on my camera, I had to limit my photography somewhat. We left the castle and headed to Ross-on-Wye to our next accommodation The Royal Hotel. Once again a bit hard to find, but for once Google Maps came to the rescue and directed us right to ...
Big sleep in for the oldies and and the young ones. Beautiful brunch cooked by Chez and Harri. Very slow morning this morning, no rush which suits everyone to the tee.
Time for some countryside adventures, off we trot in the red beast, zipping through the country lanes.
We went to Tetbury for some exploring. First challenge was finding a park, which we ...
... strapped to her back - she's like Mother Earth. They lost a small child 11 years ago, their only little girl Jenna. Then there's the twins, Naomi & Nikita's Mum who translates sign language for a living. I thought sign was internationally the same, universal, but there are different signs for every country, America only use one hand, NZ is more like England, but there are different dialects even between regions. ...