The George Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Free parking
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Here we are in Malmesbury, the "Queen of the hilltop towns" and reportedly the place of the oldest continuous settlement in England. King Athelstan died here in 709 and was buried in the Abbey, which is virtually next door to where we are staying in a home exchange organised by Trish and Ray.
It's an old house, over three levels and quite comfortable despite its plumbing issues.
We all love Malmesbury. The ...
The Russian Consulate has now accepted my visa application minus fingerprints! All aboard the Trans-Mongolian Express!
To mark three weeks to go and with the itinerary confirmed I thought I would test my packing abilities.
Now, my old work colleagues at Science Warehouse have made this process very straightforward ...
... forest. The green branches sagging under the weight of the rain.
We're near our hotel, so we check in. Dumbleton Hall Hotel, is a historic Manor house set on 17 acres of grass and gardens. We're all excited to stay in such a place, particularly Elizabeth, although the gardens are unfortunately not available in this weather. We enter the grand hall, an immense fireplace with a coat of arms is to our right. Old Victorian furniture sit idly beside the empty fireplace. ...
... the final of their 45 overs.
After another fantastic afternoon tea - by now I think I am about 4 kilos heavier than when I left home - its our turn to bat. Gill and James Martin both retire unbeaten on reaching 40 and Ross Chapman batting at number three looked like heading the same way. That is until a powerful straight drive from John Dedman is deflected by the bowler's foot onto the stumps with Ross just out of his ...
... Which I just learnt. Abel Tasman actually anchored at Golden Bay nearly 130 years before Captain Cook circumnavigated NZ, and put it on the map. Interesting. Our plan of the easy life was sadly delusional, early bedtimes (we were dreaming), but we're altogether, seeing the world, experiencing something we once dreamed of experiencing. And time is ticking.... We'll be basking in the sunshine at home before we know it, so we'll make the most of every single last opportunity that's for ...