The Old Rectory
Travel Blogs from Bideford
Mon night we went to Tracey & Gary's place for a "sleepover", It was really good to have a little bit of time with Tracey, Gary, Emily & Tom, although we didn't have all that much time with Gary & Tom as they had been working away and they got home late. Tracey ended up taking Tues of work and we went Atlantic Village, it is like a factory outlet but ...
... the way home we all went to Appledore, It's really pretty there, really narrow streets and tiny houses and of course we had to go to the pup to see if it had changes since we were there last - it hadn't, Matt had a pint there - he is working through his list of food & drink.
Sat Frank came and took us to David & Tracey's, since we were here last they have had a beautiful daughter Milly and moved houss and are expecting again.
Sun is when ...
... usually are not fitted with dryers so be prepared with quick dry fabrics that can hang dry. I highly recommend Marks and Spencer's hang dry compact travel hanger. Folds small and It can dry at least 12 items. hang 12 items. Stick with quick dry fabrics like stretch jersey and stay away from cotton as they tend not to dry very well on European ...
... at all which surprised us.
The bus trip was really long, Matt was absolutely shattered by the time we got to Bideford, all he wanted to do was go to bed so we didn't end up going to his brother Frankie's house.
It was really good when we got there most of the family was there to greet us it was so wonderful to see them again.
The weather has been a bit chilly, we didn't do all that much yesterday, Matt & Dave went for a big walk around town and ...
... Met a few of the dozen or so locals who were watching intently in deck chairs beside the sight screen. To my surprise one of the wives asked me what a metrosexual was (seriously). Probably didn't explain it too well but i did manage to sell 2 bottles of after shave and a tube of hand cream to her husband.
Drove up to see Marty Orme and stayed at his hotel in Bristol. Robyn ...
Other places to stay in Bideford
Heywood Road, (formerly Durrant House), Bideford | Hotelfrom $84
Heywood Road, Northam, Bideford | Hotel
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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
Orchard Hill, Bideford | 4 star hotelfrom $141
Horns Cross, Bideford | 3 star hotelfrom $151
Eastleigh, Bideford | Hotelfrom $157
Heywood Road, Bideford | Hotelfrom $116