Swiers Farm House
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Yesterday Avery and I took a bus to the nearby Chatsworth mansion, home to the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire. It is extremely ritzy and has roughly one million rooms and had just been decorated for the Christmas season. Many dukes have come and gone and made changes to the house and ...
... polish beer (shout-out to the ancestors!).
The following weekend Avery and I met up with some of her classmates to stop by the 41st annual Steel City Beer and Cider Festival at the nearby Kelham Island Museum. (Note: Sheffield used to be a huge steel manufacturer and most of it was produced in Kelham Island). There was even a live band (of the brass and horns variety) that played the Jurassic Park theme song. Weird, but awesome.
Lastly, we attended a festival ...
It was dull and grey, typical England but at least it was dry.
Tanked up in Portsmouth and set off up the M27.
Just before the A34 it started to rain and the traffic was horrendous. The M40 was at a standstill.
It eventually thinned out on the A43 ...
We went to go and see some of mum and dads old friends and they now have kids. These are some of my very good friends. Last night we lit a fire in an open bbq with them. It was amazingly fun because we aren't allowed to light an open fire in NZ. We also played a lot of mine craft and hide and go seek. It was fun. The highlight of my day was probably the walk around carsington water, a big reserve of water. There was also a big playground that we detoured ...
... it until now. I have to explain the drive into this place....... long winding drive into an old English country setting with willows and daffodil, stone fences and hedges enticing you into the property. We have stumbled into a gem. Bedraggled travellers welcome lol After settling in we went downstairs to the dining room with Allen as our waiter (his mother is from Persia/Iran and his dad is from England), think Sharouk as your waiter, this will mean something ...