The Mistley Thorn
Travel Blogs from Mistley
... along the road
- So we arrive late at the Hook of Holland.
- Satnav predicts arrival by 8 p.m at the
Hazenfeld Campsite in Laag-Nieuwkoop
* So at last we are on the road. It is a strange feeling after months and months of preparations. But all is good and we are looking forward to our long journey * Lovely send off by Laura & Hannah for their 'gap year' parents! *. 1st night @ Premier Inn, Harwich. What style but hopefully a good night's sleep before crossing to Hook of Holland ...
... road to the English countryside. We spent 2 nights in a tiny town called Badwell Ash. All that is there is a village shop and a pub with a few houses. We stayed in a loft over someone's garage! We were greeted with a delicious homemade brownie each. Yum! We visited some great places while we were there. Check out the photos for more ...
... Park where Dawn grew up and where Dawn bought her first house at 1 Pasteur Drive, Gidea Park. Bought back lots of memories for her and me too as that was the house we first lived in together. In the evening we went for a pub dinner with Claire and Justin, and their boys Rhys and Ollie. It was a lovely evening and a great ...
... and going for it, just to make matters worse it was peak hour, nice having size on your side. We need a sign on the back saying "beware silly Australian drivers". That was all for our day, it is now very windy, but a bit of wind is needed to dry everything out but just a bit, Russ didn't appreciate it when he was out in it, trying to cook our fish for tea.
Love from Sue and Russ, my master chief in bad conditions.