Toad Lodge Guest House
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... It had a real buzz but also a sense of safety and common purpose.
Our first stop anywhere is always the best cafe we can find and the Black Book Cafe seemed to fit the bill.
Eavesdropping on nearby tables we heard about plans for an impressively big festival of the arts with under-pavement heating and theatrical spaces.
Another table had a couple of teachers having a good natter while doing the odd spot of knitting, delving into the ...
... just because they could.
The Butes were hilariously extravagant as only rich Victorians can be, google them if ever you are in need of a high society giggle. Amongst other things, they built a house with the sole purpose of hurting the eyes. Gold plating, mosaics, woodcarving, peacock wallpaper, the works. It was an attack of the senses, but even so, if you shut out the rest and only looked at the details, they were quite beautiful. My favourites were ...
... my health has improved dramatically and my diabetic review yesterday has confirmed that. I was told by my GP that this was down to the twin benefits of giving up the drink and the physical benefits of travelling. So for that reason alone, the trip was be viewed as a success.
From an excursion point of view, it has been excellent. I outlined the reasons for my destination choices on the first blog and these I believe have proven on the whole to be ...
... longer than if you were driving. But it has wifi and for a tenner much cheaper. The flight was slightly delayed but the flight went really quickly. It was a but strange being on a flight for only an hour and three quarters after all the travelling to far flung places I've done in the last few years. Taxi to the hotel and i was in my room by 1030. The hotel was extremely cheap and i wasnt expecting much but its really ...
... Avonmouth, missing the M48/Severn Bridge into Wales by meters. Lyanne told me to take a picture, since that was the closest I'd get to Wales with her. Haha. So, I have a random picture of a bridge with half of the car in the picture which you'll see- so you know now. We had the exhilarating pleasure of driving past the docks. It was so amazing I can't even remember what was there. We finally got back to the M5 and life was grand.
Now I sit here enjoying the silence as the kids ...