The Old Parsonage
Travel Blogs from Stafford
We said goodbye to Birmingham this morning and settled in for what we thought was a four hour trip to Kent. There was an accident somewhere on the motorway which caused a huge traffic jam so in his wisdom our driver decided to detour around it. We drove through the lots of English towns and villages.....some with very narrow roads which was a little hairy scary at times. The scenery was gorgeous though. We stopped in Felbridge at The Starr Inn for ...
... Nicholson.interesting story here, she had her female lovers, and he his male, but they also loved each other , had 2 children, and stayed together for 40 years. One of her lovers was Virginia Woolf. We are staying at a hotel in Dover. Dinner was pumpkin soup, pork fillet with vege, and lemon meringue pie. We also changed drivers ...
... after a traumatic noisy journey as we had transferred all out " stuff" at the dealers. Obviously not as well as we thought. She sat between us facing to the back of the van maybe in case she needed a quick escape! We made up the bed and then went to turn the radio off. Well, how many buttons does it take to shut down a radio/satnav? It took 30mins+ and even then the display was on in the ...
... was fab to see all the Hobbs family together and all the cousins together....there were the kids, Rosie, Jude, Dylan, and Lily - they arrived first and slowly Marni and Brody started to get to know them. William, Jonathan, Fraser, Rory, Katie and baby Lucy arrived a bit later. It took a short while and they were have lunch together and then they were off playing in all the different rooms and ...
... was the talk of the town. People at work were joking that they were going to be snowed in and won't be able to get home. Note that the snow wasn't sticking to the grown but there were some significant flakes.
Next question, does anyone in the UK heat their bathrooms?! Logan and I are both fairly certain that bathrooms are colder than outside in most public areas. It's almost as if you need to get dressed in your winter clothes just to pee. It's absurd. That is ...
Other places to stay in Stafford
Acton Court, Stafford | 3 star hotelfrom $77
Eccleshall Road, Stafford | 3 star hotelfrom $70
46-46a Greengate Street, Stafford | 3 star hotelfrom $136
1 Hurricane Close, Stafford | Hotelfrom $87
1 Spitfire Close, Stafford | Hotelfrom $89
7 Salter Street , Stafford | Hotelfrom $99
Hough Retail Park, Stafford | Hotelfrom $65