The Portland Hotel

32 St Johns Road, Buxton, Derbyshire, England, SK17 6XQ, United Kingdom | Inn
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Travel Blogs from Buxton

Powerful Leaders

A travel blog entry by bstokesdenver


... it went to a cousin.

I must say the British people are tough. I could hardly keep warm with a parka and scarf but there were people in t-shirts playing with their children on the grounds. It's Easter break for 2 weeks so there are lots of families at the sights this week.

Wednesday was a warmer day and full of sunshine. We visited Scotney Castles in the morning. The old castle was built ...

Four more weeks to go

A travel blog entry by skippyroo


... the east coast - probably the back and black waters then head over to Dunkirk, whereas previously we thought we'd take two weeks shaking down and then taking a short passage and head over to Calais. Anyway the aim is to be aboard mid May. How exciting!

I haven't been on board for a while and am so looking forward to seeing her back in the water. Itching actually.


Normans, pubs and gas

A travel blog entry by bstokesdenver


... to visit Standen, a home designed and furnished in the Arts and Crafts style. The Beale family were closely connected with William Morris and the house is a treasure of beautiful Arts and Crafts furnishings. The gardens were gorgeous, filled with Tulips and Camelias. I think I need to come back in my next life as an English Gardener! In East Grinstead they were commemorating old time buses and had several along the ...

Wrapping Up

A travel blog entry by jillianp


... thinner.

But best of all I found Tizer. This used to be my favourite soft drink when I was small, the one I used to beg to be allowed to buy when I had to go to get the fish and chips for Saturday lunch. All of six years old, crossed over the road, run down the jitty, up to the top of the humpback bridge (the ‘tummy holder’), cross over that road, down a bit further and round the corner to join the queue. ...

Chapter Five - Dover Castle

A travel blog entry by mmbcross


... five-floor haul up to the roof.

After visiting the castle, we continue to the secret wartime tunnels dug under the cliffs below. There are over three miles of these tunnels going deep down into the chalky cliffs, some still unexplored and still closed to the public. We are guided through the principal passageways, which include a ...

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This inn, located on 32 St Johns Road, Buxton, is near Farming World and Druidstone Park.
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