The Bankes Arms Hotel

East Street, Corfe Castle, Dorset, England, BH20 5ED, United Kingdom | Hotel
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The Jurassic Coast

A travel blog entry by jo.kidd2

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Yet another sunny day....who said it always rains in England! Perhaps I had better keep quiet or it might change! We left our wheat field near Chichester and headed off towards the New Forest which is not new at all as it was created as a royal forest by William l in about 1079 for the royal hunt, mainly of deer. It was created at the expense of more than 20 small hamlets and isolated farmsteads hence it was a 'new' compact area in ...

Dorchester to Musbury 40m. 64k

A travel blog entry by sallyj22

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... I invested in new brakes. Spillers Farm, the B&B for the night was a short way along the main road. The owners, Bridget and Keith, had moved from London to run the 13acre farm and are self sufficient in fruit and veg, also from the sheep, chickens and Gloucester Old Spot pigs--no pigs there at present. They make their own sausages, etc and are probably influenced by the nearby River Cottage of TV fame. The strong head wind and hills took their toll and I was early to ...

A Step Too Far?

A travel blog entry by mickadams

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... by the way), suggested that I where my trainers for the day. This seemed like a good idea and I had quite a pleasant walk of 23 miles before more blisters set in. I sought advice re the swollen ankle from a pharmacist who suggested a strong Ibruprofen gel and rest. When I finally arrived at Ringwood it is evident that my day's rest here will have to help my feet recover. Unfortunately I have to report there is a real possibility ...

Hordle to Dorchester. 42m + 12m by train 66k

A travel blog entry by sallyj22

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... up to the horrible main road, as every track was a No Cycling area. The road was long and hilly through Bournemouth and Poole, eventually finding the road to Sandbanks and the ferry . Bournemouth must be the most cyclist-unfriendly town I have ever come across! Crossing the ferry to the Isle of Purbeck, I thought I would be able to make good progress. However this proved to be the reverse. A cyclist ...

Day 2,of the walk. St Bees to Rosthwaite

A travel blog entry by bardon56

... old disuse railway track which we shared with cyclists, leading to Moor Row where we sat and ate our lunch around 12.30pm we continued to walk until we reached Cheator passing a sign Wainrights passage. The next part of the walk I found really taxing walking through the forest plantation and steadily climbing we made our way up a very steep hill of Dent 1155 ft once at the top ther was a pile of stones and some one had placed ...

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This hotel, located on East Street, Corfe Castle, is near Corfe Castle, Brownsea Island, Durlston Country Park, and Lulworth Castle & Park.
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