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Archive for October, 2013

Carrie in the cafe

Posted on: 26th October 2013

Sabine has skipped the country briefly – checking that the Bavarian strudel is still not as good as ours – so we thought we’d to tell you a bit about some of the other faces you see in the guest house and the cafe. This week we’re introducing Carrie Jane who has worked in the cafe all this summer.

We spoke to her in the cafe on 18 October. The recording quality is not great, but you can hear the interview or read the transcript below.

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Sunday flying

Posted on: 20th October 2013

So, Sunday flying.

With the Sunday boat, we’ve already had to broach the problem of Sunday changeovers in the guest house. Traditionally, we’ve kept Sunday a little different for our guests. It’s the day Sabine can be in the cafe without fear that she’ll be called away for check-ins. We have croissants at breakfast. We know the rooms only need a daily clean and never a changeover, so the housekeeping staff can relax a bit.

This summer, all that changed. Well, except the croissants. Sunday checkins and Sunday checkouts, Sunday changeovers. One Sunday boat for ten weeks made a real difference to the rhythm of the week here.

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Next year in the Guest House

Posted on: 10th October 2013

It’s almost time to start thinking about next year and we need your help!

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