The Essex County Hotel

Address: Aviation Way, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, England, SS2 6UN, United Kingdom | Hotel
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This hotel is located on Aviation Way, Southend-on-Sea.
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Travel Blogs from Southend-on-Sea

Southend-on-Thames / Southend-on-Sea

A travel blog entry by holtyboy on Feb 28, 2015

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I am not sure where the River Thames finishes and the North Sea really starts, but I think it may actually be slightly beyond Southend. The map on the world famous pleasure pier even shows the water as being the River Thames so I guess that 'on-Sea' is a little bit of poetic licence and from a marketing point of view it sounds much better than Southend-on-Thames Estuary.

Southend is about an hour's train journey ...

My first and hopefully last diva moment..

A travel blog entry by reids on Aug 27, 2014


... long way as well.

On a side note and as the highlight of the evening, Vaughan and I left the hotel to find some dinner and were accosted by an overly eager hostess trying to get us to try her new restaurant, Bang Bang, which had literally opened for the first time that evening. We were given a voucher for 50% off the bill which seemed a steal since nowhere else seemed open at that time and we would have happily paid full price.



A travel blog entry by broganrose on Jun 07, 2014

2 comments, 3 photos

... countries, colours, foods, people, cultures, making amazing memories but most importantly appreciating every single moment. Taking a deep breath in and just looking around you thinking wow, this really is amazing. First stop, Delhi. Home to approximately 17 million Delhites (or people as we know them). I have absolutely no idea what to expect but I am so excited to experience everything possible in the short duration of ...

Go back to start.

A travel blog entry by suerussdrury on May 17, 2014


... Got to the train. Russ read the board, our train is leaving on platform one in one minute, so off we dashed. Up the top of the stairs was a train so on we got, just caught it. Sitting and chattering away, I felt something wasn't right so I asked a guy, "is this train stopping at Abbey Wood?" No, we were on the wrong train. Next station off we got and found out from the helpful station man we had to go back to the start and try again. Nice ...

Queens and Captains.

A travel blog entry by suerussdrury on Feb 06, 2014

20 photos

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From there we went to the Queens House it is now an art gallery. It was built for Anne of Denmark, wife of King James I, in 1616. It was said, that the manor of Greenwich was given to her as an apology for having sworn at her in public, ...