- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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Bye bye everyone, hasta la proxima! But before that, mummy has drained the car battery! So we're waiting for Doug to bring the jump leads as ours are locked in the van and we don't have the keys... Sigh, well it is officially our first bit Of adventure. Come on Doug! We re now ...
... and headed to the bus station. I waited 30 mins and the bus didn't show...I felt just as I had in Amsterdam!! Literally. To make matters worse, my phone was dying. After waiting for so long and seeing no sign of a bus, I eventually gave up and decided just to walk home...approximately five kilometers back to my house...ha ha (*nervous laugh*). Just as I started walking, my landlord (who also owns the Crossfit box I had just been at), messaged me and ...
Given the "budget" hotel room we wondered what the "budget breakfast would be like. Only a basic "continental" but not too bad. More importantly for the kids in seems, the jam selection included "Nutella" packets.
We walked down to Cardiff Bay to go to the Dr Who Experience. On the way we passed the Millennium Dome and a special place for Tristan - the waterfall sculpture that contained the 'secret' doorway to the Torchwood (a scifi TV series). After ...
... repair considering its history including being blasted by cannons in the Civil War by Oliver Cromwell. In a previous century it was the birthplace of Henry VII.
Moving on from Pembroke, we drove on increasingly major roads until finally using the M4 to drive into Cardiff (or Caerdidd in Welsh). It didn't take long to find the hotel IBIS Budget. We all had a laugh when we discovered what ...
... to write this straight away, as the wifi here is dodgy and just crashes all the time. It is better when there are fewer guests trying to access it I guessed, so I am writing this 'out of hours' actually, in the restaurant, while I await my my meal (butterflied garlic prawns, followed by lamb cutlets with mint sauce).
They love their potatoes here if this restaurant is any guide - every meal has two kinds of potato, fried, boiled or baked, and they serve ...