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Aug 18, 2013 - Day 1 - From Bury St Edmunds to Amsterdam

So, the day has finally arrived!! A mad panic in the morning to pack things, take the last bits to the lock-up and then off to Cambridge Station to start the tour. Jo is accompanying me for the first week, so I'll have a soft landing into the serious travelling. I suppose the first thing I noticed was how small and poorly laid out is Cambridge concourse is, for a major tourist attraction and city. It was absolutely packed and buying a ticket was a hassle...let's hope it becomes more customer friendly as time goes on, although, if I'm...

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Nov 22, 2012 - Bury St Edmunds and a telephone call

After several days of really bad weather we decided on a day out in Bury St Edmunds the major market town of Suffolk. We started our exploration by visiting a small nature reserve just off the town centre to give Daisy who was full of energy a good walk. In returning to the town we visited the Abbey Gardens. These gardens were really the remaining ruins of the once vast 11th century Benedictine Abbey. It is believed that it was in the Abbey church that the barons of England met in 1214 to join forces to get King John to accept the Charter...

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