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Paris


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August 14

Flew to Paris. Checked into at Madeleine Palace Rue Cambon - not far from Louvre.
Lunch at expensive, not very good restaurant (stale salad).
Night Lights Tour - then to Moulin Rouge. Bed at 5am. Paris tres expensive. Dinner at English restaurant!

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Cornwall to London


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August 13

Rained all the way from Cornwall to London.
Saw Stonehenge on Salisbury Plains (at least Roly saw it!). On to London. Stayed at Hotel Lindsay - opposite the Penta.
Went to Ritz for afternoon tea - but booked out.
Went to Hawley’s Toy Shop then after a rest, off to West End - 84 Charing Cross Road. Afterwards, dined in a Chinese restaurant, then went for a walk around Whitehall before home to bed.

Posted by travelwrite100 00:49 Archived in England Comments (0)

Cornwall


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August 12

Drove through Somerset - Devon - to Bude in Cornwall.
Met the McKenzies. Visited Kilkhampton and Boscastle. Lunch (pasties) then dinner at West Country Inn where we stayed with Marion, John and children.

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Wales south


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August 11

Left Hammonds at 11 and headed south through Wales - through Snowdonia - lunch at a pub somewhere in mid Wales.
Drove around Aberfan then continued south to Cardiff.
On through Somerset to stay at a pub in Wivliscombe. Dinner at a pub before returning to our pub for a few drinks.

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Wales


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August 10

Went into Selby and had hair done at last. Bought Scholls!.
Left Newtons around 12 for the west coast. Looked around Liverpool, crossed Birkenhead Tunnel then to Rhos-on-sea to visit Ann and Obe Hammond. Dinner with them at their huge house. Very pleasant evening.

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