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Travelled from Edinburgh to Warwick. Visited Warwick Castle and Ann Hathaways birthplace. Ann Hathaway was the wife of William Shakespeare. She was 10 years older than him. Stayed at the Hilton hotel and had our farewell dinner. I ended up with laringytis and ...
... It is a listed building that the owners run as a B&B. The garden is lovely and we have a outdoor area to sit and enjoy the sunshine, which has been plentiful, much to the local's delight - they are sure Summer has arrived. The village boasts an 800 year old church and 600 year old stone bridge and is situated on the Avon river. Monday we spent in Stratford, soaking up the medieval history through the well preserved architecture. There are so many ...
It has been a very, very busy month or so and I've had no time to get on here and write about all of our adventures!
Our first major 'road trip' was a train trip to Birmingham....not all that exciting, but it was to see Tori Amos! We had a dilemma in that we had bought tickets while living in Germany to see her in Hamburg, but we weren't going to be able to make that, so we decided to see her in the UK and the dates ...
... got seated right behind the host so we were always going to be in the shot, with our best behavior, well almost, we walked in and took our seats in the surprisingly small studio. We sat up straight and smiled on cue, clapped when told to and gasped when asked. The guests were interesting, a couple who have a thriving city honey bee project, a Swiss girl who is about to be signed on as an F1 driver, a bloke who sells ice rinks made from plastic which apparently has the same feel ...
... but they were nicely displayed and did not seem junky to me.
I noticed that when I spoke people would be looking a bit and listening to my American accent.
Some would give dirty looks or seem annoyed because I was talking. Only a couple people were delighted ...
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