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Trip Ledger – Day 6 of 23 (May 10, 2010)

This is the ledger entry for the sixth day of our trip (our fifth day in the UK). Weather – Sunny, cool, breezy. Date – Monday, May 10, 2010 Left – Bath 10:30 am Arrived – Ilfracombe 7:30 pm. Breakfast … Continue reading

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Trip Ledger – Day 5 of 23 (May 9, 2010)

This is the ledger entry for the fifth day of our trip (our fourth day in the UK). Weather – Still cold and windy, spitting rain (especially out on the Salisbury Plain). Date – Sunday, May 9, 2010 Left – … Continue reading

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Trip Ledger – Day 4 of 23 (May 8, 2010)

This is the ledger entry for the fourth day of our trip (our third day in the UK). Weather – Cold and windy, spitting rain. Date – Saturday, May 8, 2010 Left – didn’t leave Bath Arrived – stayed in … Continue reading

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Trip Ledger – Day 3 of 23 (May 7, 2010)

This is the ledger entry for the third day of our trip (our second day in the UK). Weather – Cold and windy, spitting rain; late afternoon a little sun. Date – Friday, May 7, 2010 Left – didn’t leave … Continue reading

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Minay’s Trip Diary – Thursday, May 6, 2010

Terra firma.  I love it.  Nothing vibrating, more air, lots of space around me.  From this you can guess that I was very glad that we had landed.  Michael covered the process through the airport pretty well.  All I’ll add … Continue reading

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Trip Ledger – Day 2 of 23 (May 6, 2010)

This is the ledger entry for the second day of our trip (our first day in the UK). This day was spent arriving at Heathrow, picking up Flio, and driving to Bath via Salisbury. Weather – Overcast and cold; Very … Continue reading

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To Tour or Not to Tour: Part Two

The information we discovered after analyzing several tour brochures formed the basis for why we decided to go it alone. This one takes a look at a longer tour, fifteen days (which is about a week short of our trip), … Continue reading

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To Tour or Not to Tour: Part One

We’re going to take a step back here to explain why we didn’t just sign up with a tour company and let them do all the driving. Early on in the decision-making process, I compared what tour companies could offer … Continue reading

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Last Purchases Before the Trip

We were operating under the delusion that we would have five whole days in London, so some decisions were based on that. Actually, we later realized we would be there for five nights, but we really only had the potential … Continue reading

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Finding Lodging in London

In London, I had located over forty promising possibilities, most of them hotels, and most more expensive than we were wanting to pay (most were between £130 and £250 per night — $198 to $380). Aside from sleeping, we weren’t … Continue reading

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