The Winston Hotel
Travel Blogs from Southampton
... 10 years we will be off again but next time, we will be coming back to a different lifestyle. By the time we next return we will both be heading towards our 50’s and life’s too short to work forever!! In the meantime, we will be planning out the next trip and keeping the bug under control by taking more challenging and interesting
holidays alongside weekends away. It’s all out there for the taking and we're off to get ...
... br> We also had a look over Lord Nelsons Ship....a real man of war vessel ..guns every where.
The day out also included a harbour cruise.
That night we visited a country pub before going to the Cricketers for Dinner
Next Day after lunch Mike Led us Heathrow to drop off the hire car then catch our flight to Bangkok.
Overall we had 2 very good days. It was great to see Mike and Heather again.
... site of the Royal Pavilion and had coffee and cake in the Lanes.
The battery charger has broken again so we keep running out of power for the fridge. John is disgruntled at having to drink lukewarm beer!
Saturday 14th September
Left Lancing and headed towards Arundel via Halfords to buy a battery charger.
Arundel is a very quaint little place with an imposing castle and cathedral.
Inside the ...
... illustrations next to the real thing. This is true Beatrix Potter land. On the way back, we tried to go onto the Ullswater Steamers but the car park was full. Turns out there is an overflow car park, which was badly signposted when we went! Our boat trip was amazing, probably due to the weather - brilliant sunshine! We downloaded an app to accompany the trip, it was interesting but repetitive. The boat was comfortable with facilities on ...
... or the shower head adjusted. The water got a little too hot in the shower and the sinks. They play the radio constantly which is a little surprising in the middle of the night! We liked the bar and free wifi as the weather was unseasonably warm we could sit outside with wifi and a drink - great as we couldn't easily get a signal on our phones or own ...