Tues 05.20.08 – Photo taken by Ms. Jen out the window of her 4th floor hotel room in Bayswater, London, with her Nokia N95 way too early in the morning before departing to the airport.
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Mon. 05.19.08 – Last evening in London before departure back home.
Fri Nov. 23, 2007 – Today was a big day for travel. Mom and I started out the day after checking out of the lovely & funky Litten House B&B by walking over to the Chichester Cathedral.
The dreary rain of Ireland and the off and on rain of Wednesday had fully cleared out and a good wintry wind came in its stead. I was all bundled up and it was brisk to say the least. Of course, I loved the clear, clean, cold air. Not only was it invigorating but it made for great exterior photographic light all day, be it at Chichester or Stonehenge or Old Sarum.
The wind bit the most and was downright cold on the Salisbury plain as we hurriedly trotted around Stonehenge. Mom wondered if it was warmer when they built Stonehenge out on that hill.
Tonight we walked from our B&B down to town to have dinner and it didn’t feel as cold as this afternoon, due to lack of wind, but when I checked the temperature it was 32F or 0C!
Our “Stones: Cathedrals and Circles” tour of Southern England will continue tomorrow as we will visit the Salisbury Cathedral in the morning and Avebury in the afternoon before moving on to Oxford tomorrow evening.
Thurs 11.22.07 – Happy Thanksgiving!
Tonight I had a very non-tradritional Thanksgiving meal of the world’s largest plate of mussels at Woodies in Chichester. Delicious.
Thurs 11.22.07 – This evening, Mom & I got stuck in over 2 hrs of traffic to go 7 miles…