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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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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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Minay’s Trip Diary – Saturday, May 8, 2010

As Michael said, it was a full house at breakfast today, but the meal was as good as ever. After eating I put on as many layers as I thought decent (could I get away with wearing my nightgown, too?) … Continue reading

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Michael’s Trip Diary – Saturday, May 8, 2010

In Bath all Day, A Hen Party, Taking a Bus Tour, Seeing the Royal Crescent and the Fashion Museum, Eating Great Food, Listening to Rugby. We woke up about 8:00 am, but didn’t struggle out of bed until 8:30. We … Continue reading

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Minay’s Trip Diary –Friday, May 7, 2010

Day Three The day began cold, stayed cold, ended cold. So did I, but it was a great day nonetheless. One of the really great things about it was that we didn’t have to drive anywhere – so no traffic, … Continue reading

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Michael’s Trip Diary – Friday, May 7, 2010

In Bath all Day, Wandering Around, Seeing the Sights, and Taking a Tour from a Blindfolded Tour Guide. We woke up about 6:45 am. I don’t think our bodies and brains were completely in sync with local time yet. I … 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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Michael’s Trip Diary – Thursday, May 6, 2010 — Part 02

Fleet to Bath, via Salisbury After we were rested and ready to tackle the road again, we got back on the M3 and headed west. We still had about fifty miles to go to reach Salisbury, and then another forty … Continue reading

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Michael’s Trip Diary – Thursday, May 6, 2010 — Part 01

Heathrow Airport to Bath, via Salisbury So, picture this. Up until a day or so before we left, we weren’t even sure we would be able to fly to England. The Icelandic volcano, Eyjafjallajökull (pronounced Aye-ya fyah-dla jow-kudl — try … Continue reading

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Minay’s Trip Diary – Wednesday, May 5, 2010

Houston to London In their prime my parents were very keen on traveling around the country. Dad took care of the car and the driving; Mom did the organizing, planning and packing. Mom was a great planner. And an even … Continue reading

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