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2nd E-mail Home (5-9-2010)

Here’s our second e-mail to Minay’s sister, it’s dated 5-9-2010. I sent the first one a couple of days before. Minay wrote this one. From: Minay Sirois To: Lyndy Sherman 5/9/2010  8:27 PM Subject: Our Day at Stonehenge Hi, Lyndy– … Continue reading

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Minay’s Trip Diary, Sunday May 9, 2010

Stonehenge, Cotswold Villages I won’t cover getting up and eating the take-away breakfast since Michael covered that pretty well. Let’s just start with the tour. What a treat to have someone who knows the roads do all the driving, so … Continue reading

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Other Stonehenge Stuff

I’ve seen all sorts of commentary on travel sites around the Web, sandwiched in between positive comments about Stonehenge, rating the site poorly. Some of the comments basically said “It’s just a bunch of rocks,” a few were based on … Continue reading

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Michael’s Trip Diary – Sunday, May 9, 2010

Taking a Tour to Stonehenge, Avebury, Lacock and Castle Combe, lunch in a pub, and horses. We woke up early and got ready to go. We had to be at the Abbey by 8:30 am. We opened the window and … 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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Flio’s Photo Album – May 9, 2010

This was our 5th day here, and the day we went to see Stonehenge. We also saw another stone circle, at Avebury, several horses (both chalk and live), and two charming towns, Castle Combe and Lacock (where Harry Potter’s parents’ … Continue reading

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Flio’s First Photo Album

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Just to get you thinking about everything that’s coming up, here’s a slideshow of two dozen photos from various days throughout the trip. Mouseover the slideshow to click on pause or go forward or back. Right-click on any image and … 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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How Much is This Costing Us?

It was now March 10, 2010. We were still two months away from leaving, and we had already spent $2,125. After reserving the rooms in London and Bath, we made a decision to purchase English Heritage Overseas Visitor Passes. The … Continue reading

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Planes and Trains and Cars, Oh My!

It was mid-February, and we were now beginning to spend money. The first big expenditure was airfare ($1,700 for the two of us). We had already bought some books by that time, and had our passport photos taken, but all … Continue reading

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