Travel Blogs from Derby, United Kingdom

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Birthday boy, Derby, United Kingdom travel blog

Birthday boy

A travel blog entry by mr_rain

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Hi folks, Iin 5 days time it is my birthday. I have actually booked a trip to Lithuania. It should be fun. I guess I ought to start a new travelogue for that trip. Would any readers like to wish me ...

Derbyshire and the Peak District, Derby, United Kingdom travel blog

Derbyshire and the Peak District

A travel blog entry by flyin_bayman

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... few days later, I decided to bike to the Peak District. After borrowing a bike from my aunt's friend, I boarded the train at Derby for the half-hour ride to Matlock. Exiting the ting station at Matlock, I headed towards Bakewell and the home of the ...

Derby, Derby, United Kingdom travel blog

Derby

A travel blog entry by flyin_bayman

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After returning to Derbyshire from my exciting time in Prague, chilling out after exhausting, exciting time in Prague walking along river in Derby last supper with my ...

Derby, Derby, United Kingdom travel blog

Derby

A travel blog entry by lucywillson

On the way north to Manchester Mum and I stopped in Derby to have a cup of tea/ coffee with my great-aunt Suniva, who I hadn't seen since January. It was really nice to speak to her and show her my engagement ...

Derby, Derby, United Kingdom travel blog

Derby

A travel blog entry by si_abs

We had a quick trip up to see Simons Family in derby and Newark to say goodbye before we headed back down south to clear the remaining contents of our house and pack up ready to leave for portsmouth where we would catch the ferry to Bilboa ...

...and still more to see..., Derby, Melbourne, Stratford-upon-avon, United Kingdom travel blog

...and still more to see...

A travel blog entry by emilita

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Derby is the closest town, so I have explored there a few times now, and was excited to find a place near here is called Melbourne!!! pretty sleepy little town, but I did spot the Australian flag there. Stratford was amazing- so much Shakespeare ...

Home, Derby, United Kingdom travel blog

Home

A travel blog entry by dmp3380

This is where I'm from and where I call ...

Practice Entry, Derby, United Kingdom travel blog

Practice Entry

A travel blog entry by kirstylou

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... this works!) so currently I am NOT packed in any way what so ever and I have to go to work later! Sam is coming down to Derby tomorrow and then we'll be getting the train to Birmingham airport on Thursday morning - I have to say it is all a little scary! ...

Scenes of Derby, Derby, United Kingdom travel blog

Scenes of Derby

A travel blog entry by bandglittle

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... Home, shower, washing and brekky. Brian and I are off to explore today as there is a great shopping centre in the city of Derby and everything is very reasonably priced. I remember when I came to England 10 years ago with Evelyn that everything was very ...

Back home, Derby, United Kingdom travel blog

Back home

A travel blog entry by izzyanderson

... able to eat cadburys dairy milk again got me through it!! So im now home and currently unemployed. Im searching for a temp job in derby and then fingers crossed i might get an events job in london. we shall see! as i lost my phone im not sure i have ...

Back home, Derby, United Kingdom travel blog

Back home

A travel blog entry by dmp3380

Back ...

Museums and Castles, Derby, United Kingdom travel blog

Museums and Castles

A travel blog entry by bandglittle

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... ride on the bus was brilliant as the villages we drove through were amazing, they were a lot different from the big city of Derby, all picture postcards. In Matlock on top of the hill is an old derelict castle called Riber Castle, and we decide to have ...

Just planning..., Derby, United Kingdom travel blog

Just planning...

A travel blog entry by smirkleby

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Finally worked out my route. Fly to Armenia, travel through Georgia to Turkey and fly from Istanbul to Mumbai.  Work my way across to Calcutta and fly to Bangkok.  Through Thailand and Cambodia to Vietnam, then onto China. I am setting off ...

Getting life organised here in Derby., Derby, United Kingdom travel blog

Getting life organised here in Derby.

A travel blog entry by bandglittle

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... "The Rams". Brian wants to see the ground, and all I want to see is the antiques. It's about 3-4klm from Alan's place (the old Derby home, "The Baseball Ground", was less than a 1klm away until it was torn down in 2004) so it was a nice walk. We don't ...

Cable Cars, long walks and cricket., Derby, United Kingdom travel blog

Cable Cars, long walks and cricket.

A travel blog entry by bandglittle

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... we really enjoyed spending some time with Alan. Monday 31st July. Today we are visiting Uttoxeter which is a small town outside of Derby in the neighboring shire of Staffordshire with the main claim to fame for us is that this is where Alan works. ...

Moving back to Derby, Derby, United Kingdom travel blog

Moving back to Derby

A travel blog entry by dmp3380

Back home with the family after finishing work prior to going on my Round-The-World ...

Back home, Derby, United Kingdom travel blog

Back home

A travel blog entry by dmp3380

Back ...

Why are all the English Heritage Properties closed, Derby, United Kingdom travel blog

Why are all the English Heritage Properties closed

A travel blog entry by linz-n-richbade

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... and have a look at some castles etc on the way. Sussed out some things to see in the midland and decided to stay in Derby. First stop was Bolsover Castle, which looks stunning... if it's not foggy with 50m visibility. Turns out it's also closed. No idea ...

no more chippy shop..., Derby, United Kingdom travel blog

no more chippy shop...

A travel blog entry by nickandbrenda

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... a walkabout by the river.  All in all a lovely day and we quickly realized we wished we would have stayed longer in Derby! A wander through our online,do grocery store Sainsburys ended our day and a visit to the lollie Isle...need I say more?   ...

Home, Derby, United Kingdom travel blog

Home

A travel blog entry by dmp3380

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great to be back home, Derby, United Kingdom travel blog

great to be back home

A travel blog entry by nickandbrenda

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Nick and I enjoyed our visit to Derby.  We went to a football match - thank you Tracy and Terry for this treat!    Following a great match, we walked from Pride Park to the city Centre which brought back great memories for us.  Next ...

England at long last!, Derby, United Kingdom travel blog

England at long last!

A travel blog entry by bandglittle

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... We are both exhausted after all the travel, and cringe at Alan advising us that we have to catch 3 separate trains to Derby which will take almost 3 hours, and involve all the necessary luggage transfers and moving between platforms, etc. It doesn't take ...

4 More Sleeps ..., Derby, United Kingdom travel blog

4 More Sleeps ...

A travel blog entry by ash_and_jamie

The Blog is officially up and running ready for our South American Adventure! All being well Jamie and I will land in Rio de Janeiro Tuesday 23rd Feb! We will try our best to keep everyone updated on where we are and what we are up to. Can't wait. Will ...

UK For 9 months, Derby, United Kingdom travel blog

UK For 9 months

A travel blog entry by josiejojo

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So...I spent 9 months in the UK. A little longer than anticipated, but I had a great b'day in London.   Once back in Derby I met up with a few old friends, made some new ones and saw a few from Australia who were visiting family. I flew to ...

Derbyshire, Derby, United Kingdom travel blog

Derbyshire

A travel blog entry by richandhel

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First Stop, ...

HOME HOME HOME HOME HOMEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE, Derby, United Kingdom travel blog

HOME HOME HOME HOME HOMEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE

A travel blog entry by sandeephk

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I didn't tell a soul I was coming back home. I just got the plane to Birmingham International, got the train to Derby Train station and a taxi home- had my house keys and some money to be able to make it home. I arrived back at home at 2pm, I had missed ...

Heading home soon, then off!, Derby, United Kingdom travel blog

Heading home soon, then off!

A travel blog entry by sealy_dave

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... . Flights, insurance and other things are pretty much sorted. It just remains to see how much stuff I can fit in the rucksack and see what I have to leave at home! I'll write more when I have been somewhere more interesting than Derby and ...

Derbyshire vs Somerset, Derby, United Kingdom travel blog

Derbyshire vs Somerset

A travel blog entry by dazbo1975

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... a few good mates. In the absence of good friends, Cooke, Beeford, Tucker and Broomy formed the remainder of the party that took Derby by storm. The game? Pretty dull...... The ground? OK, but the old farts who were members of the club didn't like us ...

Liverpool and Derby, 24 – 29 Jun 2013, Liverpool and Derby, United Kingdom travel blog

Liverpool and Derby, 24 – 29 Jun 2013

A travel blog entry by mcloughlin

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... to Derby and caught up with a couple of old friends – about 35 years since our last get-together!  Margaret lived in Derby for 3 years whilst studying and was keen to see the changes over the years – unfortunately, it was so wet we ...

Pen pal!!, Derby, United Kingdom travel blog

Pen pal!!

A travel blog entry by jademckenzie

Really should start packing....and getting ready. Don't forget those doing pen pal about meetings this week =D J x ...

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