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... slowly for me and spelled out every step of the way in measured and reassuring steps. I might have been offended by the treatment of me as "not quite all there", but it was just what I needed and the whole was done simply and efficiently. Everyone in the Post Office seemed to have equally satisfactory discussions so it is another tick for Postal Services. Although it was late in the day I called into the supermarket to pick up some things like fruit juice and ...
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Anyway, Adele can take the credit for this, as she was the one that convinced me to write a blog. So lucky you guys, getting to read my highly exciting updates (I really do hope they get a bit more exciting than this...).
P.S, In case you were wondering 'Why 'Lick'?'. Lou & Nick = Lick...
Let's go find a tourist bureau he said , we will be able to find a nice place to go for a walk , he says and this is how the story goes..... We were at the tourist bureau and it turned out that they had hundreds of acres for bike riding and walking and since we already have paid for the parking we (by which I mean him) decided to go. Any way we were walking along and dad told ...
... to our accommodations in Speen, Newbury and managed to get a taste of rush hour on the M40. Arrived at the Hare & Hounds Hotel & Inn just in time for happy hour followed by an excellent meal - homemade fish pie for Linda and a Moroccan tagine for Howard. Mmmmmm, was really good! A short walk across the garden to our comfy room and restful sleep.
Tomorrow, Highclere castle (home of "Downton Abbey")!!!
... days. We will definitely get together once we are all back in Dubai (or Abu Dhabi - George) and share photographs and stories.
A final thank you to all the staff involved with the MESS and I am sure we have laid the ground work for future trips in years to come.
Flight Information for those travelling back with me:
EK016 Gatwcik 1425 Dubai 0025*
Meeting point - Costa Coffee area in the Terminal 3 arrivals hall.