The Norfolk Mead Hotel
Travel Blogs from Coltishall
... dig, and where they found rows of posts driven into the Fen around 95BC. It's thought to be a ceremonial walkway or similar, but they're not really certain.
This arvo we drove through Great Yarmouth on our way to Norwich, the traditional capital of Anglia. Norwich is a fairly large city, and we started to explore, but realised we'd run out of time so we found a sightseeing bus and jumped aboard for a tour. These tours are pretty good and we ...
... 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 ...
... 2 19th Calais to Auchy au Bois 48 miles.
It ll be good to get going after the months of preparation
Day 3 20th Auchy au Bois to Rancourt 58 miles.
Pass a lot of WW1 battlefields and cemeteries.
Day 4 21st Rancourt to Mons en Laonnois 56 miles
Cross the Somme river
... time we planned and then caught a cab into Heathrow. The bloody M25 was blocked so it took us 1.5hours to travel less than 10kms. Fun fun fun Our flight to Istanbul was on time, Melanie managed to check her luggage in hours early and escape to the lounge.. so a good end to a months holiday as we waved goodbye to her and set off to Turkey anticipating our 7 star cruise... and the Butler of course ...