The Agricultural Hotel
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- Minbar in room
- High-speed internet in room
- Non-smoking rooms
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Babysitting service
- Concierge desk
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Remember you can click on any photo contained within the text and it will take you the album for this entry where you will be able to see the remaining photos. Finally, I have a few minutes to focus on the primary purpose of this blog which is to describe my experiences in the kitchen during this wonderful internship opportunity. I feel like I'm at a boot camp and a culinary summer camp at the same time. Everything ...
... with the British nobility and wealthy landed gentry, similar trips can also be made by broke, middle aged men, who are clearly in the throws of some kind of mid-life crisis.
In these cases the traditional roles of valet and servants are replaced with a wife and children. The fashionable and luxurious up-market Villas should be forsaken in favour of a Caravan. The language skills in this case would have to be vastly improved ...
... So once we get to each destination and have unloaded the car, built an awning, and sorted out all the caravanalia we think we might have time to 'read' before we start on the lengthy outside cooking procedure followed by washing plastic dishes in some random sink whilst stood next too a sweaty Italian in his budgie smugglers trying to nod and say 'ci' in all the right places as though we actually understand Italian! Here are our very different reading ...
... and across another moor. We missed a turn off at one point and had to make a detour across a field to rejoin the pathway. We weren't the only ones either. Sometimes no matter how good the descriptions in the guide, we end up somewhere we shouldn't. I've found the GPS on my phone through an app called ViewRanger very useful in such circumstances to get us back on track. We ...
... however this town not very impressive. Back south via eastern Edinburgh and through pretty countryside, rolling hills back to England. Very pretty drive, and we stopped somewhere in the country for a cup of tea. Back to England and the city of Carlisle. Depressed castle town, would not bother to ...