Category Archives: Travel and Holidays

Blogs primarily covering travel to places outside the Cotswolds area or abroad.

Hanover House’s Winter Newsletter

Please Commentgovernment,politics news,politics news,politicsWe have decided to publish and distribute to many of our original visitors, a newsletter, circulated electronically, which might just keep friends up to date and encourage some to come back to the delights of Cheltenham. Vol 1 December 2012 … Continue reading

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The Japanese Take on the Cotswolds

Please Commentgovernment,politics news,politics news,politicsOver the past 20-30 years while the economies in Asia and the Far East have grown exponentially (with the odd Japanese slump in between) and the result has been a large population of Chinese and Japanese people who have … Continue reading

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Another Titanic Experience

Please Commentgovernment,politics news,politics news,politicsI thought I had explored all my ‘Titanic’ links this year following a series of related blogs earlier. However during the ongoing London 2012 Olympics I have had several reminders, one of which of course was RMS Titanic’s sister … Continue reading

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On Line Booking At Last

Please Commentgovernment,politics news,politics news,politics Hanover House B&B (www.hanoverhouse.org) now has an online booking system functioning through its website. We have gone with Queensborough’s ‘Q-Book’ system, which is ideally suited to small business like us, (used by a number of other Cheltenham Hospitality … Continue reading

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A Welsh Weekend Away

Please Commentgovernment,politics news,politics news,politicsVeronica’s extended family last year initiated an ‘away’ weekend where the family, consisting of 11 adults, 6 grandchildren and one dog get right away from home territory and take over a farmhouse in Wales. The initial event, originally to celebrate … Continue reading

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A Striking Cheltenham Social Whirl!

Please Commentgovernment,politics news,politics news,politics  Alastair and Cynthia from Hertford said of Hanover House’s Nursery room, ‘Many thanks Charlotte for the use of your lovely attic suite!’ We are busy, even at this time of year, at Hanover House B&B (www.hanoverhouse.org) with guests coming … Continue reading

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Channel Crossings

Please Commentgovernment,politics news,politics news,politicsI saw the news today of the imminent cessation of the cross-English Channel Sea France car ferry service between Dover and Calais due to its potential bankruptcy caused by the strong cross-Channel competition from the big ferry companies, P&O … Continue reading

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A Busman’s Holiday

Please Commentgovernment,politics news,politics news,politicsQuote from West Midlands (about Veronica’s hospitality) ‘Very enjoyable – never experienced anything else like it!! 10/10‘ The derivation of the term ‘Busman’s Holiday’ is quite interesting – somewhere along the lines of ‘Coals to Newcastle’ I would hazard. … Continue reading

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A Quick Dash North – Again

Please Commentgovernment,politics news,politics news,politics  From Cheshire ‘Perfection – in all ways, the most beautiful B&B we’ve ever stayed in!‘ A bout of frenzied entertainment and travel, within Hanover House and then without, took place during the last few days. Having planned to … Continue reading

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