Travel Blogs from Bournemouth
... a busy town. Bought Xmas decorations for children and also went to Waitrose to buy some food.Unfortunately the surrounds were very hazy and unable to get photos of the lovely green rolling hills with little villages amongst the trees and sheep and cows grazing in the fields. Took photos of houses etc in Abbotsbury as a quaint village. After a long day's drive reached Weymouth about tea time. Ate at a nice little restaurant called Shelley's ...
... for a picnic and some gas – about ¾ tank for $100. Petrol is priced by the litre, and works out to about $9.50 per US gallon. There was a Burger King, and a Greggs Bakery and Krispy Kreme in this rest stop, but we stuck with our picnic.
After we circled around to give London and its environs a wide berth, we left the motorway system and started towards Dorset on small narrow roads. Some of the ...
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... which Steve had made at his local gear shop.
Note the position of the handle on the gate to get an idea of how much the height of the bike has been shrunk by.
........Addendum 3rd September:
Well, frankly, by the time I had cloaked the bike in protective cardboard and put it in it's fabric bag the results were a bit disappointing so ...
... was just " oh hi there!!!" , spent a lovely hour chatting and eating French cakes Mmmmmm. Andy came home, he got a better reception than I did from Cassie (daddy's girl) Jack was still out playing! Bloody leisure battery still didn't work, Andy said something like *****************!!!! Still it's going in to be fixed on Friday ( I rang the man;-) ).
Well this adventure has finally come to an end, we've had ...