December 10th, 2008

Fishy Circumstances

Road Sign Tourism/Afternoon Tea at the Tresanton Hotel

Did I mention I went to Cornwall a month ago? I did. I've been too busy ever since to look through the photos from the trip, or tell you about the meals we ate. Instead, let me tell you about a bout of road sign tourism we undertook.

Dusk was falling on an overcast, windy day when we trundled into the coastal town of St. Mawes, in search of the Tresanton Hotel, recommended by our B&B owner as offering cream teas "to die for". We were nearly there, when, at a cross-street, I spied this road sign:

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P.S. printperson's drawing of the wreckage of tea at the Hotel Tresanton is here.