The New Oaklea Hotel
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With our stay in Crail in Scotland we were able to get a bus into St Andrew's. Known for its famous golf course and university, it also has the ruins of one of the biggest medieval cathedrals in Europe. St Andrew's was beautiful and quite historic. It was also windy and we would imagine probably close to freezing in winter. In order to get to our next major destination (The Lake District) we needed a car. So we took the 3hr bus trip to Edinburgh, saw Jimeoin at the ...
... I am really doing this. Like most travel shows, the visa was the last piece of the jigsaw that I was waiting for and for a while it was a little touch and go whether all the paperwork I needed would arrive in time. However with one week to go, my visa appeared and now I can look forward to the inflight movies which I have not had the chance to see yet (including the Amazing Spider Man 2).
... use them. Not only that, but they are streets full of music. The council seems to have a policy of employing or encouraging really talented people to play and sing all up and down the shopping streets with microphones, sound systems and even pianos so that being there is like attending a concert.
I walk through these streets on the way to the docks, but then return later to find some lunch and enjoy the music and people watching.
I had this idea that in ...
... daughters) and we went for a tour around elsecar where nana was from. I took a picture of the house they lived in etc. it was nice, but a bit boring.. & confusing too! we then went back to Jo's house for a drink before coming back to Julia's where we sat and talked again for hours! Feeling disappointed I'm leaving them as they are such great people! Definitely plan to come again & think I may have managed to convince Julia to come to nz in the next year or 2 ...
... started shouting us shots and drinks. So we ended up bloody ****** again! Probably didn't help we didn't eat anything all day! I was so amazed how cheap drinks are, shots are only £1 in nz you could never get a shot for $2 - more like $6 / $7 dollars per shot!! But this time we made it home by 11.30pm even though her nephew was insisting we stay. & this time we only talked about 45mins while we ate a few crackers, no wine this time, we were in bed by 12.30am. Having an ...
TripAdvisor Reviews The New Oaklea Hotel Blackpool
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