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Day 13 #akirafinnontour Shrewsbury, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Day 13 #akirafinnontour Shrewsbury

A travel blog entry by juanitafuatavai

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This morning we had a bit of a sleep in. Aunty hazel made a lovely fruit salad with mangoes, bananas, passion fruit and raspberrys with yoghurt along with croissants. We then got in the car and drove to see the lronbridge. It was the first iron bridge ...

Day 12 #akirafinnontour Shrewsbury, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Day 12 #akirafinnontour Shrewsbury

A travel blog entry by juanitafuatavai

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This morning aunty hazel made fried eggs and bacon with wilted spinach and tomato for breaky. We then met up with grandma and grandpa at the train station car park and drove to the Long Mynd. Along the way we drove through a very narrow and windy road ...

Day 10 #akirafinnontour Shrewsbury, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Day 10 #akirafinnontour Shrewsbury

A travel blog entry by juanitafuatavai

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... baby Beth. It was nice for our family to finally meet everyone over here. We had a picnic and did lots of chatting. We didnt stay out too late because we were tired from the drive and have a week of exploring shrewsbury ahead of us. Love akira ...

Day 15 #akirafinnontour Shrewsbury, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Day 15 #akirafinnontour Shrewsbury

A travel blog entry by juanitafuatavai

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... a while. It was so lovely to meet all of hazel's family and see who uncle jarna has been hanging out with since moving to Shrewsbury. After the bbq we went back to the apartment and mum and dad started packing up our gear to get ready for our next leg ...

Final thoughts, Albrighton, United Kingdom travel blog

Final thoughts

A travel blog entry by cotysmore

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A the time of uploading this entry, we've had 731 visits by you guys.  A big thank you to you all from both of us.  We've enjoyed relating our experiences and it's nice to know that we've not been wasting our time..... Final day's thoughts and ...

Down to Wales, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Down to Wales

A travel blog entry by badefamily

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We left a bit later than intended and headed out of the windy lanes towards Blackpool for a look and got tangled up in roadworks and one-way streets. Then on to Chester where we enjoyed wandering around the the old town. The was even someone dressed as a ...

Day 11 #akirafinnontour Shrewsbury, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Day 11 #akirafinnontour Shrewsbury

A travel blog entry by juanitafuatavai

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This morning we woke up early and got ready for our first day of sightseeing in shrewsbury Shropshire where jarna and hazel live. Florence, hazel's sister was dropped off at the apartment and we all made our way to a cute little cafe called the ...

Day 14 #akirafinnontour Shrewsbury, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Day 14 #akirafinnontour Shrewsbury

A travel blog entry by juanitafuatavai

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This morning everyone was feeling a bit tired so we all had a sleep in. When we eventually woke up we storlled down to the Premier Inn where grandma and grandpa were staying to have breakfast. After the adults had filled their tummies we walked back ...

Day 4 Bristol to Shrewsbury, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Day 4 Bristol to Shrewsbury

A travel blog entry by scootwilliams

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... miles were mainly flat or downhill leading to our hotel, The Lion. A beautiful, 450 year old place in the centre of Shrewsbury with an abundance of character. Dinner was served in the hotel, which was excellent, the braised beef and sticky toffee ...

wales and not the water ones, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

wales and not the water ones

A travel blog entry by rossport

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... to bite the bullet and hire a car as this was a quicker way of getting around we based ourselves at the Purple hotel in Shrewsbury and got a really good deal 50 a night including a full breakfast not bad. To save heart ache and arguments we also bought ...

Shrewsbury, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Shrewsbury

A travel blog entry by indiana.7

BP training ...

Leaving Shrewsbury, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Leaving Shrewsbury

A travel blog entry by frozenbadgers

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 here are a selection of non-interesting pictures of us on our various trains to ...

Don't panic!, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Don't panic!

A travel blog entry by hvw88

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I wasn't going to blog again before I had actually arrived in Ghana, since this is meant to be a travel blog and I haven't even left my doorstep. However, I've just reread my first entry (always a mistake, how cringe-worthy!) and realised it gave an ...

Shrewsbury,  England, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Shrewsbury, England

A travel blog entry by tmdj

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Drove from North Wales to Shrewsbury, England on Saturday afternoon July 25th.  Found our way right into the Inn (having been warned by John that we'd need to pull in under the hotel archway just on the curve as we entered Frankwell.  We drove ...

Travelodge, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Travelodge

A travel blog entry by penguinchris

We didn't really need an overnight stay after Ryanair stole a day of our holiday by putting our flight back by six hours so it was doubly gratifying when we discovered that Travelodge had lost our booking. By way of compensation they offered us free ...

A bit of Barcelona tourism, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

A bit of Barcelona tourism

A travel blog entry by penguinchris

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It was time to go home. Nearly. Our flights were quite late which meant that even after packing we had pretty much a full day in Barcelona with no festival distractions. We weren't able to retain the apartment for the day because someone else was due to ...

Shrewsbury, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Shrewsbury

A travel blog entry by kategreen

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... The whole experience though was very worth it, as a fan of the Harry Potter series it was very interesting and entertaining. I returned to Shrewsbury on the train and Els and I went out for a few drinks. It started snowing as we walked home, but sadly it ...

Pre- departure: 3weeks and counting!, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Pre- departure: 3weeks and counting!

A travel blog entry by hvw88

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OK, so I know I haven't actually travelled anywhere yet, but I'm still allowed to write a travel blog aren't I? I keep getting emails etc. asking how it's all going, so I thought I'd update you. This entry might be somewhat shorter than you'd expect, due ...

New JOB ROCKS, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

New JOB ROCKS

A travel blog entry by indiana.7

In Shrewsbury at a training camp for PGL. Its amazing...got tines of new friends. It really is the best ever job I could have gotten. Soon I will move up to Dalguise, Scotland for the start of my contract with PGL. Go to site to see what I will be up ...

Preparations, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Preparations

A travel blog entry by johnandtamsin

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John: Hello! This is my first entry in what should hopefully be a very full and entertaining Travel Blog. I thought I'd take the opportunity of a quiet five minutes to outline why we are going, the plans so far and also to write a bit about how the ...

Taming of the Shrewsbury, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Taming of the Shrewsbury

A travel blog entry by illuminati

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... original (with over 660 listed buildings), the lurching constructions testify to this as much as the cobbled, curving streets. Shrewsbury and the surrounding countryside is sheer charm and delight. Lime and emerald green rolling hills surround this gem ...

1st Stop, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

1st Stop

A travel blog entry by argentwagonlit

Start with a night out in Shrewsbury as ...

Simmering in Shrews, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Simmering in Shrews

A travel blog entry by christinafaye92

Ok...so right now I haven't exactly travelled very far as I'm still in the UK...but I am so itching to get to France and excited for everything to begin that this first blog is basically me and my getting excited. ahhhh! As soon as I get on the eurostar ...

Rambling around Shrewsbury, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Rambling around Shrewsbury

A travel blog entry by baumyj

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... it was the forerunner to skyscrapers because the technique used is used to build them. We stopped at the high cross, installed by Shrewsbury College a few years before to mark its 4th centenary.  It stands on the spot where a previous high cross had ...

Staying at the Manor, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Staying at the Manor

A travel blog entry by bstokesdenver

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... .   Just what we need to unwind and relax. In the morning Kate helps us find some repair shops and we head into Shrewsbury.   It’s a medium sized town with the city center in the oxbow of the river.   We cross the Welsh ...

Saggar Maker Bottom Knocker and Ding Dong Steps, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Saggar Maker Bottom Knocker and Ding Dong Steps

A travel blog entry by baumyj

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... to move on. John was keen to get another suitcase so we found a mall which gave us a few options. We were back in Shrewsbury in time to do a cache at the Abbey. It was a ‘multi’ which involved us walking around the Abbey outside so getting a ...

To Cookie Bear country, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

To Cookie Bear country

A travel blog entry by baumyj

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... of the birth of Jenny’s baby and whether Don is running a course so we did proper farewells in case. The drive to Shrewsbury went smoothly. I blogged on the way and we stopped near the end for some lunch. We moved all our bags into the house and ...

Robin Hood and Trent Bridge, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Robin Hood and Trent Bridge

A travel blog entry by baumyj

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... of for Nottingham as, although cold, the sky was blue and the weather was meant to be clear for the day. Driving east from Shrewsbury was a new direction for us and the river Severn looked lovely as we drove over it. After a quick trip for the first ...

Off to see cookie bear, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Off to see cookie bear

A travel blog entry by baumyj

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... brothers drowned. Dorothy Wordsworth referred to Brothers Water as "the glittering lively lake". We then did a motorway run south to Shrewsbury. On the way I deleted some caches including some we had done but not yet logged. I filled in the next couple ...

Hay Meercat, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Hay Meercat

A travel blog entry by baumyj

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... of them and that took us south before we headed straight back home. John was not feeling too well so we went back to the Abbey where he had soup and we had 3 of the sharing plates that I ate most of. We then went to bed for the last time in ...

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