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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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With the wonders of modern travel, Virgin Airlines get us to Gatwick half an hour early at 5.20 am on 30th December, after the usual arrival formalities I manage to load all our suitcases and rucksacks onto a trolley and head through the arrivals scrummage and into the increasing cold in Gatwick Railway station to try and sort a change of ticket from our original February return to immediate ones. The cold is no good for ...
... wasting hours I finally gave in and rang the Sony help line but never managed to get through. I then tried ringing Waterstone's help line and a lovely man tried to help me for ages before he admitted defeat and gave me the phone number of Adobe. They never answered so I was stuck. Every time I opened my computer I would have another go at trying to get the books to migrate from the computer to the e-reader and then suddenly one day it worked - ...
So it begins. The bags are packed we're ready to go, as the song says. Goodbye Wilbraham Court and our lovely neighbours for 9 weeks of exotic travels. Beryl our wonderful friend drives us to the station as by the wonders of Brunels famous railway we are on our way from Newton Abbot, Devon to pastures new. Gosh we're excited. The joys of 1st class rail means for maybe the last time for some days we can sit back relax and be waited ...
... lot more about her and her family. Her husband was in the bombing raid on Arnhem and coined the phrase "A Bridge Too Far".
Then across to Dartmoor and Princetown, site of H.M. Prison for really bad criminals! Met up with old friends Jo and Andrew for lunch at The Plume of Feathers pub, where I had been many times in the past when I lived nearby. ...
... him or his IT kit.... and very nice it was too. All checked in at the premier inn, couple of drinks before calling it a night. WEDNESDAY up at six and a thirty minute shuttle bus to terminal five. Beer with breakfast (well we are on holiday), picked up a couple of bottles of gin (not sure what we'll be able to get in Abu Dhabi) before boarding the flight. When we checked in in line we couldn't get seats together, but the guy at the bag drop sorted it for ...