Travel Blogs from Leeds, United Kingdom

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Train trip to Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom travel blog

Train trip to Leeds

A travel blog entry by stevegrace

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... on to the next leg of their journey. The rest of us caught a later train to York. Cathy and I had tickets through to Leeds, Tracy & Greg had tickets through to London. Cathy and I had planned to get off in York to wander around before catching a ...

Sightseeing around Leeds - Cathy's birthplace., Leeds, United Kingdom travel blog

Sightseeing around Leeds - Cathy's birthplace.

A travel blog entry by stevegrace

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... over to the bus stop to see where Cathy lived before moving to Australia. Cathy has always been negative about the area in Leeds where she grew up. At time she almost seemed embarrassed now I was going to see it for myself. We walked from the bus ...

Kidneys and Haggis, Leeds, United Kingdom travel blog

Kidneys and Haggis

A travel blog entry by jonclark2000

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OK just a quick entry to let you all know I'm alive and well - I managed to eat plenty of steak and kidney pie, haggis, indian food and fish and chips in England and wash it all down with many a pint of Theakstons best bitter. I'm actually in a place ...

Thats Austria you idiot!, Leeds, United Kingdom travel blog

Thats Austria you idiot!

A travel blog entry by itsem

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... to stay at the Hilton and thought we were very flash. It was a cheap Hilton and cost me £55 for two nights! Leeds is really just a city with nothing exciting. Nightlife and shopping seem to be the most popular activities - i suppose you have to shop ...

College Dropin, Leeds, United Kingdom travel blog

College Dropin

A travel blog entry by danblank

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... cancer. It was an even harsher reminder that I was back in England after spending a week in Scotland (the only nation in the United Kingdom to already enact smoking bans in public places). Once I cleared my lungs I got to learn how stupid the English ...

Reflection, Leeds, United Kingdom travel blog

Reflection

A travel blog entry by johnnyc

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... soon realised this sort of thinking would only lead to me getting depressed!! But it is strange getting back into student life in Leeds, I went through a sort of culture shock (reverese!) the other day when I was just so overwhelmed by how busy noisy and ...

Is Togo heading for trouble?, Leeds, United Kingdom travel blog

Is Togo heading for trouble?

A travel blog entry by johnnyc

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I'm sitting in my comfy room in Leeds but I can't sleep, I read an email this evening from an UN News agency I subscribe to and its scared me. Riots appear to be spreading across Togo, youths are blockading major junctions in the capital, smoke is rising ...

The End, for now, Leeds, United Kingdom travel blog

The End, for now

A travel blog entry by johnnyc

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I think it's fair to say this has been my hardest entry to write. Perhaps it's the pressure!! I always said I would write a concluding entry...it's just taken me ages to feel that I can finally put it online. Sorry!! I've written deleted, ...

Leeds- The Return of the Thai Reunion, Leeds, United Kingdom travel blog

Leeds- The Return of the Thai Reunion

A travel blog entry by worldwidenurse

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... the weekend with her! After a lovely bit of shopping and coffee, I was introduced to the upbeat part of Horsforth (a subdivision of Leeds) for a little pre-party before the big night, with just Lou and it was great! However, the next day was very long ...

Across the water and back to Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom travel blog

Across the water and back to Leeds

A travel blog entry by linz-n-richbade

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... ferry. There was more snow overnight so it was a little slow going. The sailing was stunning, completely calm and clear skies. Spent the rest of the day driving back across to Leeds to catch up with the grand parents before George and Joanne head home. ...

Off with her head!, Leeds (Kent), United Kingdom travel blog

Off with her head!

A travel blog entry by dalhousie

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... drive in a hot car.  The B&B is a restored 600 year old barn that was at one time part of the Leeds estate.  The foundations are built from stone saved from the Abbey that saw its last days when Henry VIII dissolved the monasteries in the ...

IKEA, Leeds, United Kingdom travel blog

IKEA

A travel blog entry by heiko

Das ist doch immer wieder das gleiche Spiel, es wird auch in England gespielt und heißt IKEA (natürlich hier "EIKIA" gesprochen). Auch hier rennen Frauen mit langen Zetteln durch's Geschäft, nur um am Ende doch wieder alles mitzunehmen, egal ...

My leaving party!, Leeds, United Kingdom travel blog

My leaving party!

A travel blog entry by zoe_ellis

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... raspberry liquor cocktails closely followed by Gem and Alice on the kareoke! All 11 of us piled into the back of a van and headed for Leeds. We drank and danced the night away in a few little bars before calling it a night. It was great to see quite a ...

Leeds, England, Leeds, United Kingdom travel blog

Leeds, England

A travel blog entry by sydisnotonfire

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... and peaceful place of warmth and homeliness. Most importantly, among the rows and rows of houses, there stands one of Leeds' most iconic attractions. Paxton Manor is a grand, white and gold mansion decorated with beautiful weaving flowers. Tall towers ...

Exploring the UK, Leeds, United Kingdom travel blog

Exploring the UK

A travel blog entry by kimba

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After a bit of exploring around London i headed up to Leeds to visit some friends and some towns further North in England. I spent the week end partying with friends and then got a nasty cold that saw me resting for the beginning of the week. On the ...

Thank you and keep up the good work!, Leeds, United Kingdom travel blog

Thank you and keep up the good work!

A travel blog entry by bethany

Hello Everyone, thought I would keep you all updated on how the fundraising situation is going.... well, in short, WOW! So many of you have been so generous! THANK YOU! I have now sold 44 of my days, so I am now just over half-way, which is amazing! ...

And so it begins, Leeds, United Kingdom travel blog

And so it begins

A travel blog entry by megfriedrice

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... are due to depart. Some tough goodbyes have already been said. We have eaten pizza and tandoori chicken on the sunny step of a Leeds back-to-back. We toasted our trip with pink bubbly, in a hubble of excitement and trepidation. The big blue rucksack sits ...

First Night in Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom travel blog

First Night in Leeds

A travel blog entry by mscoggin619

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... train station trying to find Danny, we go to phone him, and standing by the phones is Danny. Wrong turn apparently. I wasn't expecting Leeds to be so large and urban. After being in York all afternoon, Leeds seemed very new. According to Danny, its become ...

more trips north..., Leeds, kirstall abbey, United Kingdom travel blog

more trips north...

A travel blog entry by emilita

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around the city of leeds, and at the atmospheric ruins of kikstall ...

Back in time for Uni, Leeds, United Kingdom travel blog

Back in time for Uni

A travel blog entry by tj.miller

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Back in Leeds again, have to work tonight. Not looking forward to it, quite exausted from Jacques ...

Well, party time is over, Leeds, United Kingdom travel blog

Well, party time is over

A travel blog entry by tj.miller

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Party time is over, Brownie and I are extremely hung over. We are back in Leeds, Uni starts on the 26th so I have got to get my life back in order and get ready for ...

The Great Escape!, Leeds, United Kingdom travel blog

The Great Escape!

A travel blog entry by lozexpat

Leaving a great job and an even better boss is never the dream but, to do it under your own steam and to have a laugh with it is the mark of a good relationship with your employer I think. Parted on great terms with the senior team who assure me that the ...

Buy one of my days in Peru, Leeds, United Kingdom travel blog

Buy one of my days in Peru

A travel blog entry by bethany

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Hello everyone, The moment you have all been dreading. After another shoddy afternoon at work, I have been driven to the unspeakable... I have been driven to ask for your mercy, and your money. (I was tempted to become a lady of the night, but Mum and ...

Countdown, Leeds, United Kingdom travel blog

Countdown

A travel blog entry by vanessaanddan

Not long to go ...

Leeds Music Festival, Leeds, United Kingdom travel blog

Leeds Music Festival

A travel blog entry by tj.miller

... and put them out. Ha, it was all fun and games thou. Tell you what, if you want to go to a crazy festival go to Leeds. IT WAS MAD!!! After the festival Jacques went home and I stayed on. I had arranged to stay with a friend of a friend called ...

2 months at home!, Leeds, United Kingdom travel blog

2 months at home!

A travel blog entry by zoe_ellis

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I had a quick 2 month interval at home before I moved to Florida! I mainly worked, celebrated my birthday, went to London, caught up with as many friends as possible and had 2 more leaving parties! Oh yeah and we got a new puppy! Here are a few ...

Cheers London, Ello Leeds!, Leeds, United Kingdom travel blog

Cheers London, Ello Leeds!

A travel blog entry by lorraineandjake

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... posting. And yes there will be some messy ones That's all for now, hope you suckers in Canada have a rotten day while we catch Leeds United for their final home game at Elland Park...sucks to be you (I know I know) Goodnight all, Jake & Lorraine ...

The Quiet Before The Storm, Leeds, United Kingdom travel blog

The Quiet Before The Storm

A travel blog entry by b.isabella

So, here we go. My first ever blog on this ere website. This one is a little bit of a cheat because I haven't actually gone anywhere yet, but I am doing very soon!  At the moment I almost feel at an odd end because there's all these huge trips and ...

Early Xmas Celebrations and more snow!, Leeds, United Kingdom travel blog

Early Xmas Celebrations and more snow!

A travel blog entry by sherbert

Mum and Dad went to Skipton and Bradford for shopping and tyres respectively in the morning, accomplishing both while losing and finding each other again :) Rob walked with me into Settle so I could see the Doctor (new Pakistani lady who prescribed me ...

Event no. 30. Rombalds Stride, Leeds, United Kingdom travel blog

Event no. 30. Rombalds Stride

A travel blog entry by sarahbooth

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... running and finishing earlier. Kelly hadn't done anything this long since getting back from Canada. I'm trying to get her to do the Leeds half marathon in May with me. Steve plodded on strongly as usually, being pulled up the hills by Tess at first but ...

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