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Harrods eats and treats

It was in a previous post last year “The Queen of England (off to see her)” that I said:

“We will have a peep at the farm outside Birmingham where we stayed for one night. And when I really get energetic, I will show some pics of London and the food inside Harrods“.

Well here it is (finally); a set of photos described by the name of this post.

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Harrods for the ladies

It was in a previous post last year “The Queen of England (off to see her)” that I said:

“We will have a peep at the farm outside Birmingham where we stayed for one night. And when I really get energetic, I will show some pics of London and the food inside Harrods“.

Well here it is (finally); a set of photos described by the name of this post.bags n perfumes (6) (Large) bags n perfumes (2) (Large) bags n perfumes (4) (Large) bags n perfumes (3) (Large) bags n perfumes (1) (Large) bags n perfumes (5) (Large)

Harrods seafood

It was in a previous post last year “The Queen of England (off to see her)” that I said:

“We will have a peep at the farm outside Birmingham where we stayed for one night. And when I really get energetic, I will show some pics of London and the food inside Harrods“.

Well here it is (finally); a set of photos described by the name of this post.seafood (2) (Large) seafood (1) (Large) seafood (4) (Large) seafood (6) (Large) seafood (5) (Large) seafood (7) (Large) seafood (8) (Large) seafood (3) (Large)

Outside Harrods

It was in a previous post last year “The Queen of England (off to see her)” that I said:

“We will have a peep at the farm outside Birmingham where we stayed for one night. And when I really get energetic, I will show some pics of London and the food inside Harrods“.

Well here it is (finally); a set of photos described by the name of this post.outside harrods (1) (Large) outside harrods (5) (Large) outside harrods (3) (Large) outside harrods (6) (Large) outside harrods (7) (Large) outside harrods (4) (Large) outside harrods (2) (Large)

The Queen of England (off to see her)

On 3 November 2012 we were sure we could smell Turkey.

The plan was: a little stop in the UK on a farm, two weddings and then off to Istanbul.

On 16 November I disclosed that the visit to Turkey was “cold” and would just have to wait.

Despite this “setback”, Timol and I still had lots of fun in the few days on land and in air.

A little snack at Durban International Airport (King Shaka) was in order before we left.

I hadn’t been to Mugg & Bean in a while and was pleasantly surprised by what was served up and at a fair price.

 

I initially wasn’t going to eat but was soon tucking into everyone meals.

Didn’t have too much to eat as I was hoping to taste the yummy food on Emirates.

 

We were loaded up not too long after the air-hostesses who speak a multitude of languages.

I made sure that the meals were being loaded by Sky Chefs before I took my seat.

Up into the air we flew; bound for Dubai then the UK.

A good meal with some red wine helped settle us into the evening.

The selection of movies was vast and I had enough leg-room.

I watched three movies in a row before I got all “movied-out”.

Flying from Durban to India via Dubai on Emirates is OK, but the flight from Dubai to the UK (BHX) on this trip was a bit too long at 7 hours 50 min (Durban to Dubai is 8 hours 40 min). That’s over 16 hours of flying in a row.

I would rather fly direct next time thank you.

In the next post we will have a peep at the farm outside Birmingham where we stayed for one night.

And when I really get energetic, I will show some pics of London and the food inside Harrods.