The Sheet Anchor
TripAdvisor Reviews The Sheet Anchor Newcastle-under-Lyme
Travel Blogs from Newcastle-under-Lyme
... grey. The planes all seem to be running to schedule, and we have good seats, so thus far we are keeping busy by people watching and trying to work out the perfect time to get another coffee. Who knew that flying halfway round the world would be so ...
... and several different POAs. One of the hands of nails I'd painted is now off, I've been awake over 24 hours and I look worse than Lindsey Lohan after a four day bender. However the time is now 1330 and I'm booked on the 1445 flight. Things are looking hopeful- I think it's arrived, we had a complementary lunch and as a friend said, at least I wasn't cycling to work in the storm, or even at work. Let the positivity prevail!! But let's hope I get there ...
Since the last entry, Paul has broke his camera and bought a new one, Phil has broke his camera clip (and not bought a new one because Paul fixed it) and Ian has become a Grandad!! Phil has had a few rides out in the early months of the year, as has Paul. Paul is having his bike seat adjusted to fit his fat **** and Phil's bike is booked in for a full Service in mid-April. It's just 10 weeks away now until our first foreign trip. Soon be here ...
... 9W 121
Heathrow 20:50 Delhi 10:40 (next day)
20 March Flight 9W 260
Delhi 11:55 Kathmandu 13:55
29 March Flight 9W 263
Kathmandu 09:30 Delhi 11:00
29 March Flight 9W 122
Delhi 13:45 Heathrow 18:30
It's finally here! I'm all packed and ready to leave ...
... I am is known as "The Potteries" because this where lots of pottery was made way back when.
21. There is a term called 'plates of meat' which is basically 'feet'. So you could say "My plates are killing me" as in "My feet are killing me"
22. They also have phrases that involve the word "duck" as well. For instance, if someone says "Ta duck" they are saying Thank you.
23. When asking a British person what nationality they are they rarely say ...
Other places to stay in Newcastle-under-Lyme
Clayton Road, Newcastle-under-Lyme | 2 star hotelfrom $74
Clayton Rd , Newcastle-under-Lyme | 3 star hotelfrom $58
Beata Road, Talke Road, Newcastle-under-Lyme | Hotelfrom $82
26 King Street, Newcastle-under-Lyme | 3 star hotelfrom $82