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


... smell. We were right at the end of the hall and by this point the smell was not great. We immediately phoned reception who agreed to move us to another room. Unfortunately the room they moved us to was almost directly above the previous room and the smell did not improve.

We thought at this point 3rd time lucky and phoned reception again. They said that the only room that they had closer to the lifts where the air smelled fresher was ...


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 ...

Walk like an Egyptian.................

A travel blog entry by suerussdrury on May 18, 2014

1 comment, 18 photos

... then we had to walk all the way back to where we were, this time with the tour. That was my exercise for the week.
The tour was very well done, Alex was our guide, he was from California and now lives in London. He has a degree in Egyptology and just loves the subject, Margaret picked his brain about uni courses, she is still very interested in doing a course. Our tour lasted for two hours and ...

Trip Planning March 2014

A travel blog entry by stu900 on Mar 03, 2014

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... include Major Ramon Ruffy, Major Sofronio Untalan and Captain Lawrence Cooper. These groups fought against the Japanese Force in Mindoro. "

The McGuirre Airstrip was built by McArthur which he used strategically as a base of operations. With a naval base and the airstrips he was able to mobilise his aerial and naval armourments across Luzon and thus pave the way for the liberation of Luzon and The Philippines.