Travel Blogs from Holy Island, United Kingdom

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Back in England, Holy Island, United Kingdom travel blog

Back in England

A travel blog entry by jandmtravel

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... up with fuel at Coldstream and then it was back over the border into England, County Northumberland. Drove over the cause way to Holy Island, home of Lindisfarne Castle, Priory and a lovely village. A sign at the huge carpark said we had until 9.45pm ...

Tides? What tides?, Holy Island, United Kingdom travel blog

Tides? What tides?

A travel blog entry by just_two_of_us

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... stones very artistic and interesting.Today we had a long drive planned but it was a fairly relaxed schedule as the tide times for the Holy Island causeway meant we couldn't cross until low tide at 19:20 so we were in no real hurry. Our next planned stops ...

A Holy Adventure II, The Holy Island of Lindisfarne, United Kingdom travel blog

A Holy Adventure II

A travel blog entry by adhigam

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... of the island the following morning, we got no further than the base of its hill, beaten by our fuzzy heads.  However, Holy Island was a beautiful, quaint and well-worth a trip for anyone looking for a weekend by the sea.  Rose Cottage is ...

Holy Island, Holy Island, United Kingdom travel blog

Holy Island

A travel blog entry by jkloewen

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... Island, also known as Holy Island. Similar to Mont St. Michel, Holy Island is a tidal island, except the roadway to Holy Island is only accessable during low tide. Huge signs everywhere along the road warn vehicles not to drive during high tide. The signs ...

Day Trip to an Island ?, Holy Island, United Kingdom travel blog

Day Trip to an Island ?

A travel blog entry by jessicachizen

Through the International Student Centre, we went to Lindisfarne/Holy Island in England, about 2 hours away from Edinburgh.  The island is really cool because there's only 1 road to get to the island and when the tide comes in, the water covers the ...

Northumberland Coast, Holy Island, United Kingdom travel blog

Northumberland Coast

A travel blog entry by amandacole

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... our goodbyes to David and Fiona this morning after a delicious breakfast of bacon, eggs and mushrooms and then we set off to Holy Island to see Lindisfarne Castle. John took us to this truly amazing island where we crossed the large causeway. We had ...

Holy Island & Bamburgh, Holy Island, United Kingdom travel blog

Holy Island & Bamburgh

A travel blog entry by gulatibros

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... fossils of part of a prehistoric animal. They were named after a monk named Cuthbert.  The Lindisfarne priory is on Holy Island. Once, the priory was abandoned because of invading Vikings. Another time King Henry VIII destroyed it because he didn't ...

A quaint little adventure, Holy Island, United Kingdom travel blog

A quaint little adventure

A travel blog entry by ajlichkay

... hosts little day trips throughout the year. As a group we decided to go on the first one, which took us to Holy Island (Lindisfarne), and Bamburgh Castle (prononced Bamburough). Holy Island is an interesting little place. There is a causeway from the ...

Apr 09, 2013, Holy Island, United Kingdom travel blog

Apr 09, 2013

A travel blog entry by adam.hull

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walking on water, on walls and on a pier, Holy Island, United Kingdom travel blog

walking on water, on walls and on a pier

A travel blog entry by garibaldi

... and so was a lady who told them off. Went to the castle and left sarah and maddison behind.  Had lunch and left. Left Holy Island and landed at Hadrians wall. Great place.  Walked on the wall, went to the bath room.  The boys decided to ...

THE NORTH-Holy Island, Holy Island, United Kingdom travel blog

THE NORTH-Holy Island

A travel blog entry by jboyeskie

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... is a causeway that connects the island to the mainland and it is washed over twice a day by the tides. So you have to check the tide table to see when you can cross. For more info on Holy Island: ...

arrival to scotlands holy island, Holy island, United Kingdom travel blog

arrival to scotlands holy island

A travel blog entry by malkhutspath

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... station (beautiful), then a train to ardrossan harbour...then a big ferry to the isle of Arun, then a small fishing boat to HOLY ISLAND and i eventually arrived at 11am the next day... what a long journey. the island was very small but beautifull and ...

Driving on the floor of the Ocean, Holy Island of Lindisfarne, United Kingdom travel blog

Driving on the floor of the Ocean

A travel blog entry by sojourner

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Holy island is an island accessed by a tidal causeway.  During high tide it becomes an island and during low tide, it is connected to the mainland by a ...

Bamburgh Castle & Alnwick Castle, Holy Island, United Kingdom travel blog

Bamburgh Castle & Alnwick Castle

A travel blog entry by jboyeskie

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Bamburgh Castle...on the beach! Alnwick Castle - featured as Hogwarts in the first 2 Harry Potter ...

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