The Temple Hotel
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Breakfast Available
- Non-smoking hotel
- Free parking
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Yesterday Avery and I took a bus to the nearby Chatsworth mansion, home to the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire. It is extremely ritzy and has roughly one million rooms and had just been decorated for the Christmas season. Many dukes have come and gone and made changes to the house and ...
... polish beer (shout-out to the ancestors!).
The following weekend Avery and I met up with some of her classmates to stop by the 41st annual Steel City Beer and Cider Festival at the nearby Kelham Island Museum. (Note: Sheffield used to be a huge steel manufacturer and most of it was produced in Kelham Island). There was even a live band (of the brass and horns variety) that played the Jurassic Park theme song. Weird, but awesome.
Lastly, we attended a festival ...
It was dull and grey, typical England but at least it was dry.
Tanked up in Portsmouth and set off up the M27.
Just before the A34 it started to rain and the traffic was horrendous. The M40 was at a standstill.
It eventually thinned out on the A43 ...
... about a few things about George & the house while I took a fee pictures. Afterwards we headed back to the car & Joanne & Christine couldn't believe that Harold had done that! But his response was, Natalie has come all the way from NZ I didn't want her to miss out on not even asking to go in & see where her nana & poppa & dad had lived. I thought it was very nice of him, as I wouldn't have asked if I had been by myself!! We then went back ...
... it is best to stay in the town centres when possible. Went to Old Reindeer at Edingley for fish, chips and garden peas. Can't handle mushy peas. Very nice as was the treacle sponge we shared. Julie did go into town to get her nails done. In Canberra there are many of these manicure shops run by Chinese families and customers are in and out in 30 minutes. Well it took two hours in ...