The Waterloo Hotel & Bistro
Travel Blogs from Newport
... we were too late. So instead we wandered around the castle gardens and eventually made it back to the city center. This is the first time we have been in a city during the weekend and boy is it busy!! There is an international motor cross competition on this weekend as well as a food festival at Cardiff bay, so needless to say there are tons of people. We ...
... moderate day with only three hills to contend with". However, after Graham took us on various detours around the town we virtually ended up where we started 25 mins and three hills later. Graham has this amazing ability to find hills that even the locals didn't know existed and so it was for most of our day until eventually I excited to fire him as our guide at the top of the worst hill we had climbed for several days. It was probably only 10 mins ...
Left Plymouth this morning for Glastonbury the site of the rock music festival, whilst a bit alternative it is a pretty little village, old buildings etc. Then drove through green English rolling countryside to Bath. Toured the famous Roman baths ( with a few thousand tourists) _ it is however a classic roman site and another attractive English city. Finally crossed the Severn into Wales and spent night at ...
... It was wonderful to walk through the displays admiring the intricacy of the work. The international artists are professional sculptors and carvers.
After checking out the festival we headed to our accommodation near Bristol Airport.
Today we caught up with Jane and Mike Sheldon, friends from Port Macquarie who are visiting family in the Somerset area. Mid-morning Jane and Mike arrived at our hotel by car to guide us to ...
... and loaded the coach. We landed pretty far south in Wales, which meant we had a long drive to St. Fagans NationalHistory Museum. We only had about an hour and a half here before they closed, but I wish we had had more time to explore the grounds. We broke up into groups and each leader went around with a group of students. My group ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking