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Travel Blogs from Castle Donington
Finally at Donnington and we catch up with Michele and Marty who, like us, have arrived on the evening before the event starts. After settling the Chevron in its garage for the weekend we all enjoy a meal together at the hotel we are staying at and a glass of vino or two to celebrate Michele's birthday.
Friday sees the arrival of Henry, …
Staying close to the city centre and the things I wish to see, it's time to do some walking. First is the City of caves tour. It takes about and hour to do with a guide. Walking the 50 steps down under the city we come out in a open space and continue along one of the 500 tunnels that are under the city. Some of the spaces are quite small. These were used for people to hide from the police, to store meat and ...
... room With its padlock on the door Two Australian tenants And a Pakistani pair The addition of us Meant a full flat to share Shopping at Tescos 5 minute meals A weeks worth of groceries And Reduced to clear deals We sorted a SIM card And applied for some jobs But mostly we lounged On the iPad like slobs A half meter bratswurst Was the highlight to speak And that about wraps up Our Coventry ...
The Sherwood Forest and Nottingham were on our way home. We decided to stop in for lunch and do a little hunt for Robin Hood! We didn't find him unfortunately, but we did find the Major Oak which is said to be where he would meet his Merry Men. It was a nice walk and FREE since we beat tourist season! ...
Today was a beautiful day and always will be, it'll be Rob and Sarah's anniversary.
They had a magical wedding ceremony at Saint Peter and Saint Paul Parish of Oxton. We travelled by Rolls Royce to the Church and I was very proud to follow Sarah down the aisle.
We celebrated that afternoon and evening at Norwood Park, Southwell which was absolutely brilliant. We had a wonderful day and evening, congratultations and thank you Rob and ...
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