The Millers Arms
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... of their own, to read it - and I'm glad to say we did stay at a very pleasant hotel which served the best fresh green veg risotto I've ever tasted. There are some good things happening.
But if I had to live here in one of those faded, depressing flats down on the asphalted beach front, I'd be planning my escape route 24/7.
Which brings me to something nice in Folkestone - the little boats in the harbour. One was called Caractacus - a nice link ...
... landscape artist), Huge wall size paintings of bulls in the landscapes, that would be impossible to hang anywhere but a gallery or stately house. Anglo-Saxon finds, textiles, local artists displaying their contemporarty work, and donated collections.
Of course there is a section of paintings and stories about the Canterbury Tales. Silly if they didn't really.
There are also other unusually groups items from ...
... it. We weren't too bothered about the inside so strolled round and came back to look around the grounds for free. While waiting, we noticed that all around Canterbury is all about the shiny jewellery shops. Basically both sides of the streets just lined with these same shops.
The cathedral is huge and old. It was pretty impressive. Must have been absolutely unbelievable when it was built in the 11th century.
... Apart from an armed Policeman we didn't see anyone else out and about, but then again it wasn't the warmest of days either. Further up the road, there is another seaside village, which is lovely with houses looking out over the ocean and a bit of a community with a small shopping centre. Claire and Alan are hoping they will be able to buy a house out here, when one becomes available. Seems it is a very sought after area, with not a lot of houses for sale, ...
... to town.
Gives us a change of scenery, and makes us feel like we are on the move!
Met with another NZ family, Kelly and her children are camping here until Barry, her husband, returns from a quick trip back home. Kelly gives me lots of tips too. She taught me to set up this blog. They also travel 6 months of the year in their motorhome around Europe and return home for our summer. Life is for living and they are living the dream! Didn't think we would ...