Bannatyne Spa Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Despite only just arriving in the UK I decided to head down to Brighton (about an hour south of London) to see one of my favourite bands, Asking Alexandria ♡. Now this particular band had already been to Australia this year for our iconic Soundwave Festival... which I went to not only once but twice, was one of the greatest decision of my life and totally worth the 2nd degree sunburn (Sorry mum) Asking Alexandria are a band from ...
... We didn't get a very good view of the cliffs, except from the distance.)
A series of tunnels was built 15 metres below the cliff top. During the Napoleonic Wars, two thousand troops used them as barracks.
During WW11 the evacuation of Dunkirk was organised from the tunnels, and we did a tour of some of them. I don't like tunnels, especially ones built hundreds of years ago, but I didn't mind these, ...
... so I didn't get quite as scared; lucky!
We wound our way down into the cliffs, all through the maze of tunnels and chambers that once housed a thriving community of smugglers and their loot. It's amazing really that they could find their way around with just a candle for light; we could barely see a thing as it was! The tour ended in the 'ballroom', where a local lad had once dug out this massive part of the caves to ...
... card lost, and was glad that his passport was in my purse. When Chris returned from the police station empty handed, he was very upset, but felt a little better after we talked it out. All in all, he lost his drivers license, debit card, five pounds, seven dollars, and a couple sentimental coins. It wasn't great, but it could have been much worse. The lost wallet set us back a bit, so we couldn't get a bus out if Brighton until 2:50 pm. We decide to check out some ...
... I told him, dashed and feeling at least 105!
Once settled (standing room only!), I looked around at our fellow passengers. There was a festive air and a sociable murmuring from the seated incumbents who were sensibly dressed in knitted hats and big coats off to do their Christmas shopping. There was a slightly intoxicating smell of stale alcohol combined with Vick’s Vapour Rub – I swear I also caught a whiff of cannabis, but perhaps it was spiced ...