A Space in the City - The Brewery Quarter
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... the "drunk" train last Friday. Everyone is celebrating the end of the week, and headed to their weekend destinations. Needless to say, there was great people watching and a plethora of annoying people. "Annoying" seems to be my niece's favorite word, and I've also heard it numerous times from teenagers on the train. It's great to have time to observe the culture. Well, I'm headed to bed, am ...
... tonight we are lodging in a castle. It's pretty awesome...and once again uber old. Henry the 8th used to trump these halls. Our room has to be seen to be believed. Slight step up from our apartment in Aldgate East smack next to the subway. After a few champa's we went for a stroll around the grounds. Beautiful gardens. Currently having a bath before we descend the spiral staircase to dinner.
... and quite cold but that didn't stop me from being very impressed by what is of all accounts a pile of rocks in the ground. Unfortunately you can't get close enough to touch but you can walk all the way around and listen to information via audio headsets. The English Heritage Society have done an impressive job of ensuring these ancient stones are preserved for future generations. After a quick lunch we head ...
... We sampled some Italian seitan and a few other bits and pieces. Then we went out into the open air section with rows of stalls and cafes. We started with some empanada and spicy chips, had some pasties, then grabbed a couple of vegan beers! It was quite a treat to have a pint at a festival, most times we have to pass as they aren’t vegan! There was a Scottish fellow in a full kilt and outfit with his vegan jacket ...
... anymore money on it, and we left to go find something substantial and cheap to eat. So, we found a fish and chips shop! It hit the spot and kept me full for the rest of the evening.
After food, we wandered around a bit and took lots of pictures. I loved the look and feel of the place. It was busy, but not overwhelming. The buildings were beautiful, and each one was different in color and in style.
It was clean and decorated with ...
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