BEST WESTERN The Gatehouse Hotel
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Picked up my rental car at Gatwick and drove to Ipswich. I got lost a couple of times but finally made it in one piece. Driving on the wrong side of the road is very interesting!
I got to my hotel to find that my hosts for May 28 and 29 had cancelled due to family illness. That left me scrounging to find a B&B in Diss at the last …
To make following our blog easier we have decided to post additional photographs here, for those who want to see them, of the amazing cars of bygone days we saw while travelling Route 66; so as not to clog the blog...!!! If anyone looking at this blog happens to know any of the models shown here would they please let me know what they are. I would be most grateful for any assistance with these amazing relics of days gone ...
... that would form the basis of the Magna Carta. It is also the home of the Greene King brewery, whose pubs are found all over England. Unfortunately owing to Charlie's ill health, we didn't do the brewery tour this time.
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... on cruise ships) and that out of an abundance of caution, they were taking extra time to disinfect the ship. Embarkation and access to our rooms would be delayed somewhat, but it wasn’t a big deal. We were able to board, have lunch, and were in our room by 3:30. The weather was quite pleasant. Sunny and about 20 degrees, so we ate lunch on an outside deck.
At 5:00 we sailed away, while ...
... Fourth stop for today is to the Manor Farm http://www.manorfarmfishing.com/. Yes it's a fishing farm also belongs to the family of Sue and Andrew, Sue being another cousin and daughter of Rodney, dads older cousin and idol. This place is seriously awesome and if I had the time I would have had a go at some fishing. Also got to have a lil play with Sue's puppy a little white scotty named Bobby. Another awesome day on my holidays ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking