- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
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We arrived in one piece and caught a taxi to the Hotel Savoy where Henry had a little nap and skipped dinner!
Tuesday dawned grey but not too bad, and several degrees cooler. We wandered into St Helier and looked around the shops and harbor area. The town itself was slightly disappointing, a mixture of french and milton keynes architecture, from quaint to functional reflecting a pragmatic approach ...
... the harbour wall and then along the promenade. It was beautiful with good views of the castle and village. Another interesting walker was a lady with a huge long haired black dog, almost the size of a Shetland pony.
Then the bus back to collect the cases, a walk into town, the bus to the airport and here we are waiting to board our plane back to everyday life again, but with ideas of where we think we are going next.
After an early breakfast and walk into town, almost getting caught up I the Jersey Marathon, we caught the 23 bus to the wildlife park. We started with coffee and entered the park. The first enclosure was for Andean bears, a large male and smaller female. She bats him when she gets bored and lands up with retaliating scratches on her chest! There were two howler monkeys, one having a ...
We arrived in the rain so the visibility from the bus on the ride into St Hellier was not good. We took another bus to the hotel, booked in and left our bags there. The rain had stopped by then so we walked back onto town up interesting winding streets. We found a small place to have some soup, 3 bean and ham - very nice indeed. We were told that a 'tenner feast' deal ...
... the most unique thing we saw was the set of tapestries that had been made by the different parish communities to celebrate the history of Guernsey, as the new Millenuim project. They were beautifully made and displayed. A lifelong desire to visit the island of Sark was fulfilled when we crossed on a small boat to the island which sits on top of high cliffs and which has no motor vehicles (except a few tractors to do the heavy lifting). All transport is either horse ...