The Downs, Babbacombe

41 - 43 Babbacombe Downs Rd, Torquay, English Riviera, Devon, England, TQ1 3LN, United Kingdom | Hotel
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BUDleigh!!

A travel blog entry by budrhodes

7

Last day in East Devon and it was a good one!

Woodland walk first thing, then a trip to the estuary at Budleigh Salterton in the afternoon - I think I might have been there before, but there were plenty of new smells, sights and puddles to explore :-0

Managed to sneak in a couple of paddles in the river, as well as meeting lots of new doggie friends.

Then Grant got ...

Chillax

A travel blog entry by budrhodes

2

... her:

  • first, I took a bathroom break outside a building site (builders thought her efforts to clean up were v.funny)
  • then I played along when she thought it would be a good idea to run a bit: I ran the first time, but called her bluff the next time - so she ran down the hill like a banshee while I investigated something very ...

No otters here!

A travel blog entry by budrhodes

5

Getting into a routine now... this morning Corri took me for the first stroll around the garden: I'm pretty confident that all the bad guys (ie cats & squirrels) know I'm here now, and they're staying away... job done!!

Regular village walk with Grant, followed by some green footie action in the back garden. Then Grant went to the gym and I stayed home alone for the first time - it was a breeze!

Another car trip this afternoon - ...

East Hill ... slower than Mum!

A travel blog entry by budrhodes

5

Kitchen guestroom worked out ok last night - no complaints.

Up early for a stroll around the garden: walking the perimeter, watering the plants and checking for visitors.

Getting used to my daily stroll round the nearby woods, then put Grant through his paces again. He's not as quick as Mum!

In the afternoon, took Grant's car for the first time - boot was comfy, his driving's not too bad, and I've found a ...

Day one... so far, so good

A travel blog entry by budrhodes

7

So the day started out with lots of excitement as my gang got things ready for a trip.. I know the signs!

I jumped in the car with Mum and my man Tom early doors, and after a bit we arrived at Uncle Grant's house. Nice to see him, but not sure why we're here, or where the others are!

Mum and Tom left after a little while, but I know Grant and Corri and I'm pretty comfortable here, so ...

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This hotel, located on 41 - 43 Babbacombe Downs Rd, Torquay, is near Babbacombe Model Village, Kents Cavern, Cockington Gardens, and Torquay Museum.
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