West Cromwell Hotel
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Well after over 30 hours of travelling, a blog full of firsts today:-
- sighting of a red double decker bus (and later a modern one)
- black cab (and a silver and white one)
- use of Euro (at Abu Dhabi for duty free)
- use of pounds to purchase an Oyster card for the train (like Melbourne’s Miki – but …
... We paid for an audio guide that helps make it all the more interesting.
3.5 hours was enough today.
Instead of the tube we took a bus to Trafalgar Square, then a walk to Westminster to perhaps go on the London Eye....The queue was just to long for us, so it was onto the tube back to EARLS COURT and the hotel.
... Valle de Cocora
... What a treat! I had a blast wandering around, sampling, talking and shooting. The crowds started to pick up after an hour or so we wandered off to Portobello Road Market in Notting Hill. People, people and more people! The subway was jammed with a sea of hot, sweaty humanity trying to get someplace quickly. They all disembarked in Notting Hill. We flowed with the crowd past pastel hued townhouses each with it's mandatory complementary ...
... t have it on. My phone goes in the left pocket of my jacket, or in the side pocket of my bag. I know where it is with a single touch.
I helped someone find directions on their map, and because I needed both my hands, I just tucked it into my sleeve.
This was fine. Until I forgot where it was and completely had a hyperventilating-freak-out in the middle of the train.
Had I left it at the station? ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
And close to everything - but look out for any specials. And get an Oyster card!
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.