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- Continental Breakfast
- Non-smoking rooms
- High-speed internet in room
- Non-smoking hotel
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With the wonders of modern travel, Virgin Airlines get us to Gatwick half an hour early at 5.20 am on 30th December, after the usual arrival formalities I manage to load all our suitcases and rucksacks onto a trolley and head through the arrivals scrummage and into the increasing cold in Gatwick Railway station to try and sort a change of ticket from our original February return to immediate ones. The cold is no good for ...
A very happy Christmas to all my friends and relatives.
On my last blog page I reported that I had had to spend a couple of days in Portsmouth waiting for my motorhome to be repaired. It was a great relief to finally leave there and to head off to an upmarket caravan site on the edge of Swannage (Dorset). It is just my luck, however, that when I finally book a site with a heated indoor swimming pool, I miss the first two days because of ...
So it begins. The bags are packed we're ready to go, as the song says. Goodbye Wilbraham Court and our lovely neighbours for 9 weeks of exotic travels. Beryl our wonderful friend drives us to the station as by the wonders of Brunels famous railway we are on our way from Newton Abbot, Devon to pastures new. Gosh we're excited. The joys of 1st class rail means for maybe the last time for some days we can sit back relax and be waited ...
... catch-up of family news over good food.
Then drove on across Dartmoor again. Stopped to climb to a Tor on Burrator Moor before driving to Lee Moor and on to Ivybridge.
Stayed again with Jenny and Rhidian, whom we stayed with in February. Another lovely night in front of a roaring fire with good food and lots of chatting. Great to see them ...
... Mother always took a cooked chicken with us on holiday, but as some of you well know, if we're travelling on a train, we'll have a chicken to munch on. When the time arrives, we'll do all we can to avoid the toshiba! Roast chicken in French stick went without incident, Toshiba guy looked a little surprised as the French stick arrived, followed by salt, pepper, ketchup, butter and a bread knife to carve the chicken with, but we managed to avoid getting ...