Skegness

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  1. pops

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    We are traveling up to Skegness tomorrow, is there any where to park for a few hours over looking the sea with our Motorhome. By the way, we are on our way to Scotland as we do every year, but we had to do a slight detour from South Glos to the South East coast of Kent to visit a friend of Shirley's.
     
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    Don't take a motor powered vehicle to Skegness all the locals will stare and point at it.
     
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    Cant think of a carpark without height barriers that has a sea view.
    Most are below the sea wall.
     
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    Keep heading North :eek:
     
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    You'll be lucky - when I go the sea always seems to be on the Dutch side - miles away:frowny:
     
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    @Tootles is the expert on all things Skegness, he'll be along soon to point out the error of your ways. (y)
     
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    You'll need to be about 3,000 feet up with a strong pair of binoculars if it's low tide.
     
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    @pops has been a member since 2012, so what makes you think he'll take any more notice of @Tootles than the rest of us! :restmycase:
     
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    I like Skegness. In my rearview mirror
     
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    Love Skeggy!

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    Good job we're staying only one night three miles out of town. The only answer is to arrive after dusk and leave before the sunrises.Thanks everyone.
     
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    I don't believe toots has ever really been to Skeg - I reckon it's an urban myth:LOL:
     
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    A wise move! (y)(y)(y) And how refreshing to buck the popular trend in traveling to 'abroad' :) You will be assured of a warm welcome whilst staying in the Ville, and please take advantage of the lovely walks next to the sun drenched beaches, truly a situation that equals the French Riviera. :)

    PHILISTINE! :eek: Debs, you must go from this place, to another place, and wash your mouth out with salt water. The very idea!! They even have a statue of me in Skeggy. (y)
     
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    Now I believe.......... you could say I'm a believer.

    Sometimes in life Toots you are the seagull sadly in this instance you are the statue!
     
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    Dunno about the riviera but I bet it'll be bracing today to say the least, the wind sandblasting your legs::bigsmile:
     
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    People pay hundreds of pounds for that treatment, all free and gratis at Skeggy!!(y)
     
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    Fish and chips and bucket shops.
    What more could you ask for.
    Even a laughing fat fisherman
     
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    Skegness is not very motorhome friendly went last weekend all the car parks have height barriers and the off street parking is a nightmare decided to go into Ingoldmells not much better main car park no height barriers but clearly states no parking for motorhomes.
    Decided to give a camp site a go and was charged £21 for the night with no electric and put in the carpark.
    :(
     
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    You should stay at the moody cow pub £5 a night good food . And on main rd ingoldmells. We stop there a lot big car park.
     
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    Walked past the moody cow pub I was not aware you can park on there car park thanks for the info if I am ever that way again I will give them a try.
     
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