The Welbeck Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Microwave in room
- Refrigerator in room
- Non-smoking rooms
- High-speed internet in room
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
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So a few months ago me and my girlfriend Olivia were having a chat about the future. And in my typical fashion of avoiding adulthood and responsibilities I throw in "have you ever wanted to travel?" Anyway, to cut a long story short, here we are a few months later facing the adventure of a lifetime. To be fair it wasn't that simple. Once we decided we wanted to go, we thought the best thing to do was go to STA and find out what we needed to do. We turned up like a couple ...
... coated digestives and a mini Snickers bar along with some fruit (if I can pinch some at brekkie without Lee seeing) and water and that's really plenty. Alicia and Tyler were good enough to trade choice brownies for a Snickers (win-win) so really everything is good with the world.
No photos cause I forgot to take the photo machine and Lee didn't take her phone.
See you tomorrow as I walk to ...
... lanes by the SatNav, we gave up and went back to the village and found a park. With rain pouring down we sat and had lunch wondering if Tess really wanted a walk! Eventually the rain slowed and we walk round what was an arboretum. Some beautiful trees including acers, eucalyptus and mimosas. On returning we decided that an awning was a must, for this country's weather, wellies, water proof and of course wet ...
... with a few pleasant gardening jobs.
In short, we arrived after 4 1/2 months of travelling to what felt like our second home, relishing all that is British (yes, even the weather that refused to rain on us and kept us at a comfortable walking temperature). We continue our love affair with this country and look forward to several more months based here as we explore some more and catch up with other family members. Roll on Summer! ...
In February 2014 I received the good news that I had been successful with my application to the Winston Churchill Memorial Trust for a travel fellowship around New Zealand to research 'How young people lead creative change'
I applied back in September 2013 and it was great to get the support from The Mighty Creatives to explore my research question and how we can make a difference ...