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... with super soft sheets and good pillows. We went to a book store and came home with 4 books (had to stop there for reasons of carrying space).
It was a fun trip, even though all the train and ferry stuff was a bit tiring. The ferry going back on Friday was full of bus loads of teenagers headed to France for some kind of school trip thing and they did was teens do - swarm over everything and talk loudly and so on. Collectively,a bit overwhelming.
I have been looking forward to this show for a couple of weeks, after I went to the previous show (War and Peace)
This show covers a lot more of wars over the ages
Wars and weapons from early Roman, Greek, Ancient Britain, even the crusades
It is about the best show you can visit, both to see the weapons and soldiers who fought at the time
I found out a lot of information at the show
At Agincourt, it was a victory over the French, ...
Today my family went to Dover Castle it was built in 1120 it had some tunnels which were used in WW1 and WW11. It had lots of cannon surrounding the castle to protect from enemies attacking. Another defence was a catapult. A catapult flings rocks over the castle at the ...
... proceeded to decapitate the 17 year old, hack off his limbs, attempt to burn him and finally buried everything in a reasonably shallow grave in a field opposite the college library. It's said that the two presumed-murderers were overheard in the weeks leading up to the murder 'jokingly' discussing plans to kill their friend as they were finding him increasingly annoying.
This morning we woke early for our last day trip! We went to Canterbury to see the home of the Canterbury Tales and learn more about the Tudor Dynasty that ruled for over a century and is reason for all of England's religious tensions through the 16th and 17th centuries. The Cathedral was beautiful but I preferred Westminster's a bit more. We spent the day touring the city and popping in ...