The Blakeney Hotel
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... over time silted up because they haven't been regularly dredged. Of the 63 broads, 14 are open for boats. Some broads are privately owned and some are part of an internationally renowned nature area. The Broads became a popular holiday destination in Victorian and Edwardian times. Sailing boats were used then. In the 1930s, wooden motor cruisers with converted petrol car engines to power them became popular. And of course, once motor cruisers ...
The day of the Autumn Equinox - the hours of day and night are of equal length today. Its only 8.30am and Ian has already been up and exploring. Wandered down to the Castle, discovered the Royal Arcade and the 'Jamie's Italian' Restaurant which we have now booked online for dinner tonight. Heading to Wroxham today for a cruise on the Broads. We arrived with plenty of time to spare so wandered around Wroxham (one side of the ...
Much quieter this morning. The neighbourhood appears to attract noisy party-goers on their way home in the early hours of the morning. Friday night was the noisiest. I read in the local paper that the council has started a trial of closing some streets to traffic on Friday and Saturday nights to try and make it quieter for residents. Fishergate is not one of them! This morning there was hardly any noise, apart from the garbage trucks. Took a drive north to Cromer, then ...
... windmills in the fields too. Further north there were many hay bales and less animals. All very lush green and no sign of autumn foliage yet. Came back in time to visit the Norwich Cathedral in time for Evensong. It's a really beautiful cathedral with some soaring stained glass windows, some gorgeous (modern) embroidered banners and lovely cloisters. Finished up with afternoon tea at the Maids Head Hotel which is next door to the Cathedral and just up the road from where we are ...
... Today its foggy in Norwich. The fog may lift by lunchtime. Our accommodation is fantastic - a small but very well appointed apartment not far from the city centre. A bit noisy as we've had the windows open (but nowhere as noisy as the Gower street accommodation in London in 2011). Hope that tonight we'll sleep better. Collected the car - its a bright yellow Citreon DS3. Ian only got slightly lost on the way back from Norwich airport with the ...