The Askam Hotel

1/3 Victoria Street, Askam in Furness, Cumbria, England, LA16 7BX, United Kingdom | Hotel
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Location

This hotel, located on 1/3 Victoria Street, Askam in Furness, is near Ely Cathedral, Oliver Cromwell's House (Ely Tourist Information Centre), Ely Museum, and Grimes Graves.
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Travel Blogs from Askam in Furness

A days rest in Ely

A travel blog entry by rortyc on Aug 11, 2014

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... so far as it is right on the river (the name gives that away) and has some very fine rooms. However, we did our best to make the hotel room look like a Chinese laundry as we needed a few fresh clothes. I'm not sure what the owners thought of our assortment of clothing strategically draped in variously parts of the bathroom.
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Us vs. Hurricane Bertha

A travel blog entry by rortyc on Aug 10, 2014

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... Today the banks holding the water are some 5 metres above the surrounding countryside.

From about the midway point of the ride we were able to see Ely cathedral in the distance, some 15-20 miles away. At least it gave us a view of pour ed point even though it didn't seem to be getting any closer for quite a while. The last pat of the journey meant the we needed to head back south eastwards across the fens to Ely, right into the teeth ...

Hunstanton to Downham Market

A travel blog entry by rortyc on Aug 09, 2014

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... could only fit us in at 9:15pm, which as it turned out was more like 9:45. However the food was magnificent.

The stroll back through town was punctuated by a drunk woman having a fight with anyone that crossed her path. Fortunately as we passed she was preoccupied by tackling 3 chaps on a bench and we hurried past in the sure knowledge that given her state of inebriation that we could certainly out run her.

52k today, 345k ...

A day in Cambridge

A travel blog entry by jonathonsnell on Jul 14, 2014

3 comments, 14 photos

Here we go, I got to Cambridge today (July 14), no accidental detour to Peterborough this time. I still stayed in London this night so I just did a day trip using the train to Cambridge.

I never really understood what a University town really meant until I got to Cambridge. Being more used to University campus ...

Paris: Fair wind for France

A travel blog entry by helenypsmith on May 03, 2014

3 comments, 9 photos

... to be quite normal and an expected form of transport. Makes a lot of sense to me. Everyone seems to be happy with the arrangement. 4. Dogs are clearly the European's best friend. They are everywhere. People push them around in special prams, or in carriers on their bikes, carry them in dog handbags or walk them like sensible people. They travel on trains with the people, and I even saw a large dog step out of a skylift at the top of a mountain. Why would you take your dog to ...