The Old Rectory
Travel Blogs from Bideford
... waiters at the restaurant where we had dinner. Sadly we couldn't stay up for the bingo and quiz night being held in the lounge of our hotel - we beat the senior citizens to bed - all this touristing really takes it out of you. Next day we woke to clear skies - the bluest I've seen in my whole time here so off we tripped to the SS Great Britain in Bristol (don't worry dad, I took heaps of photos) and on to our new home in ...
'All our bags are packed and we're ready to go..........'
Whoop! Whoop! It's been a long time coming but the day has finally arrived to start our European adventure. Having packed Daisy we had to get her weighed to see how much we then had to take off again.......luckily we were well within our limits so Paul didn't have to offload any wine or beer and Mandy can come too!
... to us that the whole place has been exposed, by the BBC no less, as a front for the Church of Scientology. Suddenly it all makes sense. The unremitting positivity in the newspaper and on the walls. The odd ménage à trois between John, Irina and Ted. The obsession with 'success' and 'celebrity'. The almost indifferent attention to the hotel aspect. Wow, is all I can say, we got away lightly.
As we leave Tintagel in the mid-afternoon the light is beginning ...
... trucks are
not very as popular, so there are no fifth wheels or truck campers. But, they
do have small travel trailers, tent trailers, class C motorhomes and camper-vans. And slide-outs seem to be quite rare.
The weather was fantastic for our trip to Devon. It’s been nice and sunny with temperatures
in the low 20’s. Great for England in early October. But today, fall seems to
have arrived – it’s only ...
... call Watchet for lunch. Another quaint harbour village on the coast. These little villages have roads that weave in and out of each other and little alley ways to get through to houses or other roads. It is easy to see where the 'cow paths' were because that is where they put the roads and where the houses were built. Lunch was great, in a little pub, where I had the jacket potatoe with mayo and tuna. We walk down by the ...
Other places to stay in Bideford
Heywood Road, (formerly Durrant House), Bideford | Hotelfrom $84
Heywood Road, Northam, Bideford | Hotel
- Stay Away!!
- Best Holiday Yet
- Best Place to stay in Bideford
Barnstaple Street , Bideford | Hotelfrom $177
New Road 1, Bideford | Hotelfrom $62
Durrant Lane, Bideford | Hotelfrom $200
Hartland, Bideford | Hotelfrom $166
Limers Lane, Bideford | Hotelfrom $82
Horns Cross, Bideford | 3 star hotelfrom $151
Orchard Hill, Bideford | 4 star hotelfrom $141
Eastleigh, Bideford | Hotelfrom $157
Heywood Road, Bideford | Hotelfrom $116