The Lawns Hotel
Travel Blogs from Holt
We met at King's Cross station to catch the 9.40 train to King's Lynn. All aboard for the short journey of just over 1.30 hours through Cambridge and on to King' Lynn. Quite a cold day with light rain every so often. From the station we walked through the most amazing park to our B&B called The Beeches. It is a lovely old house and we have 3 rooms all off the same landing, but all the rooms are quite different. Landlady is lovely and very welcoming - even ...
... into the hotel which was located within easy walking distance of this interesting city.
This is a city with a very mixed past, from ROMAN, then the Vikings followed by the GERMAN until 1066 when William the Conqueror, defeated them and started a long period of English King, not of course without intrigue and bloodshed.
Great breakfast with Robert and Jess, thank you.
Set off with high hopes but 2 yards from their house Steve fell off fully cleated....no worries, nothing was hurt but his pride.
Another great send off at the station from Debbie and Paul, armed with jelly babies.
The journey was seamless apart from a little hiccough in a ...
... head for the famous Burgundy wine houses
Day 11 28th. Rest day in Beaune
Day 12 29th. Beaune to Malay. 36 miles
Pick up a cycle path in Givry and follow it for over 100km.
Day 13 30th. Malay to Belleville. 40 miles
Cont along the cycle path to Macon. ...
Having asked for a wake-up call at 7.30 Melanie expected just that! Unfortunately it was forgotten and at 8.15 when it finally came she only had 15 minutes before we drove off to drop off the car and on to Heathrow. No telling tales but I will say there were some choice words.. so much so that she was offered her accommodation free!! The drive to Long Buckley was long and tiring but we made it ...