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With only a week to go I thought I'd try out our first blog entry! Just a boring entry about preparation. Anyway to ensure we can be self sufficient for at least 48 hours, as in the fridge, lights and water pump keep running without electric hookup. I replaced our faulty 105ah leisure battery with a larger 125ah one. After all no one should have warm beer on holiday.
... the best we have seen, with slit windows and underfloor air ducts to help keep the grain fresh. Chesters fort is right on the wall and is unusual for being actually split by the wall with half of the fort on each side. It also was placed to protect where the wall crossed the north Tyne river on a bridge. On the way back lynette's car went over 100,000 ...
On to two Roman forts, vindolanda, just off Hadrian's wall, and housesteads, actually on the wall. Vindolanda is a wonderful site of a classic Roman fort with an adjoining civilian settlement. There is also an exceptionally good museum. Excavations continue at two locations at the site, one in the fort and one in the village. Just a few miles away and up on the wall itself is housesteads, another classical Roman fort, ie the same layout as vindolanda, built as one of the main wall ...
Full English breakfast; bacon, sausage, egg, beans, fried bread, hash browns, tomato, mushroom, toast ...... With this and a huge fish and chips last night I think my low-fat diet has gone out the window! Then a walk down the hill after breakfast into the village of robin hoods bay, and out onto the bay as the tide was out. Lots of fun rocks and pools and seaweedy stuff. Kids would love it and there was a school party of primary school kids doing just that. Then an easy drive up ...
... river to take photos and then went across a walk bridge and round the back of the cathedral and in through a back way to the cloister area. From there we were able to get into the back of the cathedral so we could at least see the inside. I forgot to look at the ceiling! Certainly impressed by the size of the pillars. Left through the main door, having seen the tomb of St Bede, appropriate from yesterday's visit. Walked to the castle entrance. Security guard said we ...