The Downs, Babbacombe
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- Continental Breakfast
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- High-speed internet in room
- Room service
- Non-smoking rooms
TripAdvisor Reviews The Downs, Babbacombe Torquay
Travel Blogs from Torquay
... wasn't too much there but there was a few cool things and there was an artist there making really cool cards and magnets. We looked around there for a bit and walked along the river back to the car. We then headed back in the car and drove to Princetown and through the Dartmoor moor which looked very good in the mist with the ponies everywhere. It was absolutely miserable weather today, raining from when we woke ...
... when the tractors come past. We also got to drive through a river crossing which you can only drive through when it's low tide. We then headed back home and everyone has gone out for dinner at the pub tonight but I'm still not feeling well and really don't want to eat that so decided to stay home and go to bed early again. P.s I've got wifi so I was able to add my good pictures from yesterday to the blog so you can go back to yesterday's and see ...
... not really related but as close as if they were) where we are staying for 3 nights. I have headed to bed now and hopefully I wake up feeling better. I haven't been able to add any of my good photos from my camera because I have no wifi to my iPad, only my phones Internet. I have added some photos from my phone but they aren't very good. So I will update this blog later on with more pictures when I get wifi. Keep tuned for pictures. Miss you all ...
... language and culture barrier in England. In Exeter particularily, people are not very open. You can't smile at someone on the street passing by, and in general you have to make an effort to start and keep a conversation going. They are very conservative. That being said once you get them talking you meet some very nice and genuine people.
There are also quite a few words and phrases that are very different in England. Simple ...
Weekending 7th March 2015
As you might gather from the pictures not many as camera is not working properly we are not in France, We are staying in and around the west country visiting nation trust properties till possible 1st April. Being ' 60' I had a bowel screening test and they found abnormalities, I have a procedure on the 19th March at ...