Travel Blogs from Wigan
We made it safe and sound. The flight was great and the taxi ride to the hotel was our first experience riding on the opposite side of the road. The highway signs said interesting things like 'welcome break ahead' and 'slow down now'. Our taxi driver had a thick accent but we could understand him. Our hotel is on an inner street not accessible by car so we were dropped off near ...
... t bother me and I returned the looks with a non condescending smile.
We went on the hunt for pizza which we had eventually found at a discount price from a scary chinese restaurant down the road. Not the smartest decision I have ever made in my life, but after the extensive search we settled. We returned to the bar for a few drink to compliment the pizza and I sent Nic on a mission to the nearest grocer for more drinks for the evening. We could save a ...
I'm struggling with sleep. I always do when I travel to England but normally I can sleep it off by ruining a day or two. But this time I can't really do that. Being constantly on the move and having to carry a backpack while exhausted is not as easy. Plus Dan has already made me run with my backpack on. What an awful moment! Not to mention my shoelace came undone. So obviously I was going to fall to my death. (Only ...
... paths in a similar direction to the day before. We didn't make the 55km goal for the day only hitting 40km as I wasn't feeling great in the afternoon and we decided to turn around rather than get stuck in the middle of nowhere! We made a good decision as I was still not feeling well enough the next day however after a day off from cycling and a train ride to Liverpool I am ready to get back on the bike :) Rodney, however, did ride Manchester ...
... what bit of ...' I am going on HOLIDAY ' does he not understand.
Oh did I mention am flying Business Class - woohoooo - am hoping there may be a rich single old gentleman with a bad heart who owns a brewery whom I can enameaour with my good looks - quick wit and repartee!!
Well back to more mundane things......three more sleeps and counting!!!
TripAdvisor Reviews Brocket Arms Wigan
Other places to stay in Wigan
Orchard Street, Wigan | 3 star hotelfrom $63
Warrington Road, Wigan | Hotelfrom $81
53 Warrington Road, Wigan | Hotelfrom $77
236 Wigan Lane, Wigan | Hotelfrom $65
Warrington Road (A573), Wigan | Hotelfrom $64