It was overcast with occasional spits of rain, but even so the open space was refreshing and the views were good. We even came across one of the deer herds grazing beside the cycle track – although in typical style, I managed to forget to photograph them for the blog!
We took a break at the Pembroke Lodge where there is a cafeteria and restaurant. The terrace has spectacular views out over the
The local bird life seemed to enjoy the terrace too as there were a species of black bird that looked related to ravens or crows that kept scavenging scraps from around the tables.On the way home Bruce proved that modern technology doesn’t let you escape, even in the most idyllic places, as he got a call from his parents.
Apart from that though, we made it home without incident and agreed we should do it again in the weekends to come. I need to get into shape for the