The Manor House
Travel Blogs from Great Snoring
... cake in the lounge room downstairs that guests are very welcome to eat! We walked in to the town centre to try and find somewhere for lunch, but cafes were not easy to find. We eventually found quite a cosy place but as it was after 2 o'clock things like soup and filled potatoes were no longer available. Doug and I were quite content with a sandwich and coffee and then we set off to the Lynn Museum. The locals call the town Lynn. The Museum was ...
... begun in the 12th century, and subsequently modified by others including the Vikings. York Minster is absolutely spectacular. They discovered the tower was unstable a few years ago, and in the process of digging into the foundations to strengthen the tower, the foundations of a previous Norman Minster were discovered, and below that a Roman Principia (garrison). They've built a ramp down into the undercroft and you can see all the things they found.
... NORWICH CASTLE AND did the complete tour. this is one of the best example of an intact medieval castle.
We walked around the Cathedral but we were to late....closed
So it was to find the oldest pub for dinner .."the Adam and Eve"....we past the Wig and Pen.....nearly as old.
GOOD meal, and a slow walk back to the hotel.
... Stratford station. All 3 of us plus bikes plus a woman with a pushchair squeezed into a lift. When the doors opened on the opposite side we found we were so wedged in that we could nt get out at all. Thought that might be the end of our hol.
We arrived at our hotel at about 5.30, drank too much celebratory red wine and went to ...
... Mistral would be very helpful
Day 14 31st. Belleville to Condrieu 59 miles
Could be a long day, includes going straight through the centre of Lyon.
Day 15. 1st Sept. Condrieu to Cliousclat. 60 miles
Down the Rhone valley so flattish until a massive climb to the hotel. ...