The Orange Peel Hotel
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... was a German, Katharina Frisch, it's made out of fibre glass, took over two and a half years to create and is over 15 foot high. She says that there are many different ways of interpreting the cockerel - including as "a feminist sculpture, since it is I who am doing something active here – I, a woman, am depicting something male. Historically it has always been the other way around. Now we are changing the roles. And a lot of men ...
... so ultimately tragic in general. After we came back up to street level, we rounded to the front side of the parliamentary buildings, and walked past Downing Street. I'm not entirely sure how this can still be called a street to be honest - the whole front is barricaded up like its Fort Knox, not even a mouse could get in there. It was a bit of a 'down'er! I wasn't down for long though, because shortly after, outside of the House Guards Parade area, Dad stepped in ...
Phew, what a day? Our first sight to see was Wimbledon. The tour didn't' start till 10.30am so we actually got up with time to spare. We still left at 9am but it was more relaxed. The journey over to Wimbledon was very relaxed and enjoyable and our tour guide, Tony, was just terrific. He really knew his stuff and had a genuine sense of humour that everyone enjoyed. The tour ...
... began with the Beefeaters in their enormous bear skin hats. We had a great view and lovely British ladies as our neighbors. They attend the parade every year and were well equipped with extra Union Jacks to share with us. When we got our first glimpse of Prince Harry and Princess Kate, and then the Queen and Prince Philip, we all waved our flags wildly like proper British subjects. We missed seeing Prince William and Prince Charles who were both in military dress and ...
... and enchanted ceiling was there. Now the next room had a ton of props that were used during the Harry Potter films. After that we saw Diagon Ally. Everything that was there in the movie was there in the place. Even Fred and George's joke shop was there! Finally we saw the huge cardboard model of Hogwarts. Everything but Hagrid's Hut was there. I got to test my knowledge on where everything was there. Then the tour was over and I got the Elder Wand and the sorcerer's ...
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- No value for money
- A very pleasant stay.
- Know what to ask for!
140 Bath Road, Hayes | 5 star hotelfrom $118
- A disgrace for the price
- Is this the same hotel????
112 Bath Road, Hayes | 3 star hotelfrom $69
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- Barely adequate
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118 Bath Road, Hayes | 3 star hotelfrom $94
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- Not bad at all
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