The Corner House Hotel
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... 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 ...
... 5 22nd Mons en Laonnois to Epernay. 60 miles.
Another long day. Some stunning views expected. (Means hills)
Day 6 23rd Rest day in Epernay.
Day 7 24th. Epernay to Troyes 63 miles.
Long but hopefully not too hilly
Day 8 25th Morning round Troyes, ...
Having asked for a wake-up call at 7.30 Melanie expected just that! Unfortunately it was forgotten and at 8.15 when it finally came she only had 15 minutes before we drove off to drop off the car and on to Heathrow. No telling tales but I will say there were some choice words.. so much so that she was offered her accommodation free!! The drive to Long Buckley was long and tiring but we made it ...
... the car dried out. We had a pretty clear run through to Pin Mill via the A34 and A 421 around Milton Keynes and Cambridge, then the A14 via Bury St Edmunds and Stowmarket to near Ipswich, then the road to Pin Mill turned off from Felixstowe. It was gorgeous and the River Orwell was really scenic. We had lunch at the Butt and Oyster and I found Alma Cottage. Very happy to follow in Authur Ransome's footsteps - 'We didn't ...