The Dolphin and Anchor
Travel Blogs from Chichester
... the girl from California, catch a taxi to the university in town which turned out to be a lot harder than it looked. After she left, we hung out in Starbucks for awhile talking, and looking at pictures of Nicola's past trips. Then we just walked around shopping a bit before walking all the way back to the hostel to get our bags and back to the train station. We stopped at a French cafe to have some macaroons. They were amazing! Compared to ...
... modern navy of the UK
Of great interest was t museum dedicated to the 'Mary Rose" a war ship built by Henry the 8th to fight of and protect his "new" protestant state from the Pope and Holy Rome.
Built in mid 1600 it served for 34 years before it went down in battle ....half the ship has been saved and preserved because it was covered my mud for 500 years. It took 30 years to process and protect the ...
... from the Goodwood Revival weekend.
We ate at the Forrester's pub that evening. A passing car managed to soak us as we walked to the pub. Like we hadn't been wet enough earlier in the day. The campsite warden had told us the pub was pretentious but we had a lovely meal and enjoyed watching the local gents in their tweed and plus fours having a quiet drink and discussing their highlights of the Goodwood Revival.
... an enjoyable vibe. Lunch called so we strolled down the Lane, a bustling little shopping street that could almost fir a lorry, to the Roccoco for paninis and coffee. Another round of people watching as we enjoyed very fresh, nicely toasted focaccia bread. The 2 hour parking ended all too quickly so it was back to Corsa and on the road to home with A quick stop at Sainburys to replace the French press that hadn't survived the morning ...
... I've ever tasted, each and every time (and I've been to India you know where the food doesn't taste anything like the real Indian food you get in Chichester). Naans fluffier that a Four Seasons pillow and the Lamb Madras just slightly a tiny bit ever so close to being too spicy, but with a depth of flavour so deep whales could swim in it.
So on reflection, we agree that the trip felt like a holiday. It felt like a holiday because we laughed ...
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