GUEST POST from David: UK Vacation, Sept. 2022 – Day 6

Sunday 24th September 2022 Had a very nice dinner in the Red Kite last night. They really are good and the staff is excellent too. Makes all the difference. We wandered north a little towards Raglan and Abergavenny in Monmouthshire. All places I had been to before. Abergavenny was really busy with sort of fanfare …
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GUEST POST from David: UK Vacation, Sept. 2022 – Day 5

Saturday 23rd September 2022 Had a pretty good night. It was a little noisy about 10pm with people coming and going into and from the Red Kite restaurant nearby. But it soon calmed down and we were off to sleep. This morning, Saturday, we had tea and biscuits in the room as there was nothing …
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GUEST POST from David: UK Vacation, Sept. 2022 – Day 4

Friday 22nd September 2022 Left Newport about 10am and headed along the M4 Motorway for Swansea. My Dad was born in Swansea many moons ago, and we have or had relatives there too but are not in touch now. We are heading for the Gower Peninsula and the Mumbles – famous local seaside places for …
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GUEST POST from David: UK Vacation, Sept. 2022 – Day 3

Thursday 21st September 2022 After a good night’s rest in the Ramada Inn south of Bristol, we decided to head up into South Wales for a few days, and headed to Caerphilly just north of Cardiff the capital of Wales. We had stayed there before mainly because my sister and her husband lived there and …
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GUEST POST from David: UK Vacation, Sept. 2022 – Day 2

Wednesday 20th September 2022. OK then, here we are at Leigh Delamere Services just west of Swindon on the M4 in UK. Last night’s room was in Travelodge a UK chain. It was OK, no worries, clean and tidy etc. First stop this morning was to the food services across the road for some breakfast …
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GUEST POST from David: UK Vacation, Sept. 2022 – Day 1

What follows is the first of a series of posts highlighting the trip of a British ex-pat in the US when he returns to the UK for a vacation. He shares the experiences with us here on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays for the next few weeks. I hope you will enjoy reading them as much …
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