The Bull Hotel
Travel Blogs from Fairford
... C.S. Lewis and seeing places and events that were written into the Narnia books. A supper of wine, cheese and crackers as the sun went down capped off a "brilliant" day. (A very British word). Helpful fact for all you Thames cruisers- you are only allowed to moor at a spot for 24 hrs, who knew! We found a scrap of paper attached to the side window informing us of that fact and warning of a £100 fine for non-compliance. (To be continued ...
... with houses all around us and a quick walk to a bridge right into town. We strolled the town feeling quite scholarly with all the colleges surrounding us before ending up at the White Horse, one of the pubs frequented by C.S. Lewis and J.R.R. Tolkien. The evening ended with us enjoying Evensong in Christ Church College with the boys choir of Christ Church leading us in the ...
27th August Left Melbourne for Hong Kong 9 hour flight. Watched 6 episodes of Mr Selvedge. Long flight didnt sleep at all. Arrive in Hong Kong around 9pm and caught the next flight to London at midnight. 14 hours. Watched the next 3 episodes of Mr Selvedge and a few movies. Slept a little after a few glasses of wine. Cathay Pacific food and service not that good but okay. Would probably go with another airline next ...
... And how did we get so many mugs? They breed faster than we break them. I've been ruthless with the kids' clothes, but Paul has only thrown out a couple of bags worth and I'm sure we can get rid of more than that! Haven't looked at my own yet.
... in 92... umm that is a long time)
hotel sewing kit (you never know when a button will come off)
This sounds a lot but there are only a few of each item, so it packs into our little first aid bag very neatly.
Medicine bag (yes it is black)
Compseed cold sore patches (Paul is prone)
Zovirax cold sore cream