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We had so much fun in Nottingham while staying in the best hotel of the trip with 4 rooms. Day 1 we didn't do anything but go to dinner. The second day we were at Alton towers. It is a theme park with great rides and has the 8th most scariest rollercoaster. The bad thing was ...
It`s the day before the long awaited trip to the USA. The packing is complete. Martin and Sheila are starting the holiday early as they have tickets for Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons at the NEC so Chris and Gill will meet them at the airport tomorrow to check in at 6.30am. Our flight departs at 9.00am for Newark where we have about 4 hours to kill before flying onto Las Vegas.
After a an early start, (2:30 am), I went to Birmingham Airport for a KLM flight to Amsterdam. There was a 2 hour stopover before the next flight was to Johannesburg which took 10 and a half hours, arriving at 9.15pm. I stopped at a hotel close to the airport, as there are no flights out of Johannesburg at this time of night. My journey will continue tomorrow. ...
... stairs. The adults, Emma and Geoff, Mark and Kerry, Chris and Rachel (formerly the kids) and Lin and Henry, John and Cheryl, Ali and Jum, Suzy and Dave. It has been 6 years since Liz's wedding when were last here, so it was really lovely to see everyone - honestly it was almost like a time warp. It didn't seem like so long had passed.
The best part though was to watch and listen to all ...
... than happy to get the bikes up to the normal landscape.
Having lost our course due to the landslide, we reset the GPS to make best time/distance to our destination. This takes us onto some busy A roads, but between bike lanes and dual use paths, we travel along without any problems. We carry on through Wolverhampton, but still the rain precludes stopping for any photos. Never mind, keep the wheels turning.
At the reception, we get ...
Other places to stay in Stafford
717 Colleen Drive, Canyon Lake | B&Bfrom $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