The Royal Lodge
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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I love this season, especially at this latitude!
The gathering of the sheaves, the season of mists and mellow fruitfulness... Keats' Ode To Autumn is one of my favourites ... sheer perfection.
I know most of you wouldn't think of me and hymns in the same sentence but this lovely hymn of the title is apt for this entry.
It's all about friendship and working together for the common good - and that fits very well with our experiences over these ...
... spring water. Bath is the only place in the UK that has hot springs which is why the Romans were so excited when they found it and built a bath house larger than any of the bath houses in Rome. The city of Bath made a home away from home I'm sure. The city itself is in a very hilly area just like how Rome was built on 7 hills. The autumn colors made it seem like an entirely different country. It really didn't look or feel like the UK.
After night at Clifton house woke early and had breakfast. Took a couple of pics from the cliff at the rear of property. Went to port for the ferry which was only 2 minutes away. After a 4 hour cruise we arrived at Pembroke in Wales which is the western side of England. To see the Welsh words written on the sign posts it makes you wonder how these people can talk at all. They have names and ...
... The 14th century Lady Chapel cathedral where we viewed the Chained library Manga Carta and Mappa Mundi (first map) made. Then on to Ross on Wye had picnic lunch on banks of river Wye then into town to check out charity and antique shops Bob bought another clock. We are now in our apartments we went for a 3 km walk along the Wye river made booking for tomorrow nite in an old inn built in 1435 ...
... if the shop will be staying as selling of all his stock. Also heard from someone on the campsite later on that they had been in the cycle shop in Ross on Wye (we'd seen it yesterday) and there wasn't much in this one either as he was retiring as well.
Had already paid to stay at the camp site at Symmonds Yat another night as we were going to be out on the bikes all day.... - so back there for bar-b-que and a beer.