The Blakeney Hotel
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Arrived at York ready for a good sleep. We left Heathrow at about 3:00 pm. Took about 5 hours to get to York on the M25 - DO NOT TAKE THIS ROUTE. (Coming back to Heathrow on the Saturday morning it was a car park for at least 5kms - that's all we saw - could have been much worse.) Finding a B&B in York at night is not fun. There are a number of …
... and goes into great detail about 'Seahenge' which is an amazing archeological find of a few years ago of a submerged timber arrangement similar to Stonehenge but dates back to roughly 2100 years BC. They have recreated a life size replica of this astonishing Bronze Age timber circle. Dinner in a local pub which we finally found on the outskirts of the town centre and back to The Beeches around 7pm. Doug thinks we probably walked about 7 kms all told this ...
... into productive cropping land. We saw many headers harvesting crops, and they were very heavy crops.
After that we continued down the coast to Skegness, a beachside holiday resort like we've seen so many times in movies. There was a Butlins camp, and given it's the last weekend of the season there are literally thousands of people out and about.
Bingo, fruit machines, donkey rides, ice creams, fish and chips, roller coaster rides, and ****** toys are the order ...
... NORWICH CASTLE AND did the complete tour. this is one of the best example of an intact medieval castle.
We walked around the Cathedral but we were to late....closed
So it was to find the oldest pub for dinner .."the Adam and Eve"....we past the Wig and Pen.....nearly as old.
GOOD meal, and a slow walk back to the hotel.
... Stratford station. All 3 of us plus bikes plus a woman with a pushchair squeezed into a lift. When the doors opened on the opposite side we found we were so wedged in that we could nt get out at all. Thought that might be the end of our hol.
We arrived at our hotel at about 5.30, drank too much celebratory red wine and went to ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
- Pets allowed