The Old Rectory
Travel Blogs from Bideford
... to say all of our goodbyes to family and friends but i'm sure it wont be long before we see you all again ��
We are now at a campsite in Poole for a couple of nights before the grand depart on Saturday morning......feeling chilled with a glass of wine and wondering what the next few months have in store for us.
More to come soon, enjoy our blog ...
... dashes off to get them ready. Conversation restarts and quickly turns to curiosity when people find out what we're doing. We order some dinner and whilst waiting with a couple of pints a succession of regulars come to talk to us, enquire about our trip and offer advice as to where we should visit. It's all very convivial. The rooms, when we see them, are oddly-shaped but full of old-world charm. It is exactly this sort of place that I hoped to discover on this trip.
... 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 ...
A welcome knock on my door with my early morning tea tray, I think this is a real treat, and tea just as I like it. Breakfast downstairs and then we are ready to leave for the short drive to Cowslip Farm in Cornwall near Launceston. It started 25years ago as a hobby and just grew into the well known place that it is today. It conducts classes in the workshop and has a lovely cafe using mostly organic food and of course, a shop. We arrived ...
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