Old Ferry Boat Inn

Back Lane, Holywell, Cambridgeshire, England, PE27 4TG, United Kingdom | 3 star inn
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Travel Blogs from Holywell

A days rest in Ely

A travel blog entry by rortyc on Aug 11, 2014

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... so far as it is right on the river (the name gives that away) and has some very fine rooms. However, we did our best to make the hotel room look like a Chinese laundry as we needed a few fresh clothes. I'm not sure what the owners thought of our assortment of clothing strategically draped in variously parts of the bathroom.
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Us vs. Hurricane Bertha

A travel blog entry by rortyc on Aug 10, 2014

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The weather forecast hadn't looked that favourable and as we read the front pages in the newsagent the previous day there seemed to be a day of reckoning coming. Of course this was overstated, but as we sat in the B&B eating our breakfast, the rain started to pour down to add to the high winds that had whipped-up overnight.

In that sort of weather it doesn't really matter what you wear in terms of waterproofs as nothing is going to ...

Hunstanton to Downham Market

A travel blog entry by rortyc on Aug 09, 2014

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The storms started at about 11pm last night with a viscious northerly wind and lashings of rain. It was quite fortuitous in a way as the noisy people drinking outside the hotel were chased away by it. However there were three flagpoles outside and the wind made the ropes bang against the flagpole for most of the night.

We decided to skip the offer of a cooked breakfast this morning and make use of the finest offerings from the ...

Cathie and Brian's Big South American Adventure 2

A travel blog entry by brianandcathie on Feb 16, 2013

... in the French workshop which serviced the under-carriage a week earlier. The French report apparently also fails to mention that up to 17 people including on duty firemen, pilots of other planes waiting to take off and other "qualified" persons saw, or claimed to have seen flames coming from the rear of the left side engines a long way before the place where the tyre exploded. The French report apparently also fails to mention that they tried to get the fuel tank on a ...

Ely

A travel blog entry by gowz on Jul 23, 2011

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Ely is a small market town in the centre of the Fens. It was once an island in a marshy landscape and renowned for its food resource in the form of abundant eels - hence its name.

Years of mining peat for fuel resulted in the land dropping and becoming ever more waterlogged and progressively flooded. Dutch engineers were called in and they did what they do well - namely building canals ...

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This 3 star inn, located on Back Lane, Holywell, is near Houghton Mill (National Trust), Cambridge Tourist Information Centre, Cambridge Golf Club, and Ripping Yarns.
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