The Lifeboat Inn
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- Breakfast Available
- Non-smoking hotel
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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Today we drove to Norfolk and on the way we stopped to see the Angel of The North sculpture on the way out of Newcastle.
On the way we also saw the last flying Vulcan which was on a final tour around the country. We stopped in King's Lynn and had a look around.
We drove to Heathrow very leisurely, and spent a good 2 hours in the BA lounge. The plane was a new Airbus 380 and we were seated upstairs. The flight was 10 hours but with nice food, wine and some movies it was not too bad.
Arrival in SF was easy, with customs very quick, found the hire car desk but then had difficulty with the car / SUV as we couldn't get out cases in under the boot cover. Problem solved ...
Lovely day again, this time a look around North Norfolk coast starting with a coffee in Holt, one of our favourite villages. (Actually Adrian and I indulged in hot chocolate with cream and marshmallows). A mix of flint and brickwork is used in North Norfolk buildings. The flint can be left whole and round and broken in half and the smoother side faces out. It's quite pretty when well done and you can see from the state ...
Aylsham Heritage Center was our 2nd port of call this morning, 1st was a lovely tea shop in Red Lion St, Aylsham. Adrian's great great great grandfather Thomas Gotterson was born in Aylsham in 1814 and although Thomas's grandfather was not born in Aylsham he must have moved there too as he died there. Thomas Gotterson was a wheelwright, carpenter and blacksmith and we managed to find ...
Went into the town centre of Wisbeck. Nice town. Bought a couple of supplies. We then went to Kings Lynn which is a larger town with heaps of history. Just drove around and it was hard to find a car park so cruised around. Got some fuel at a cheaper servo for 110 pence per litre which translates to about AU $2.40 a litre. Not cheap but the car gets fairly good economy ...