Travel Blogs from Gloucester, United Kingdom

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Day 3 London to Gloucester, Gloucester, United Kingdom travel blog

Day 3 London to Gloucester

A travel blog entry by maccaj8

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... to pull down the window put your hand out and open the door from the outside. We both got the giggles. Also from London to Gloucester not one person checked our tickets, amazing really.  Anyway time to go try find something to eat and do a bit of ...

Cheese rolling, Gloucester, United Kingdom travel blog

Cheese rolling

A travel blog entry by belinda-ben

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... cheese rolling what happens is this: the race starts by the thrower ( that's not a technical term) throwing a double round of gloucester cheese down the hill. That's the signal for the competitors to start. The competitors run down the hill, the first ...

On the road ..., Gloucester, United Kingdom travel blog

On the road ...

A travel blog entry by steve_m

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Wake up at usual time as no early start required this week.  Have time to strip bed and set washing machine going before I eat breakfast.  Load up the tumble dryer anda quick trip to the shops before it is time to say my goodbyes and set off. ...

More driving in the UK thoughts, Gloucester, United Kingdom travel blog

More driving in the UK thoughts

A travel blog entry by justinep

... to Swindon, when I think it would have taken a maximum of 3 hours going on the motorways!  But I have driven some across the UK routes several times now, (e.g. Harpenden to Gloucester) and I know where I am going, and that makes life so much ...

"Stonehenge"really is a mystery

A travel blog entry by campbellfamily

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... and a real education. Worst coffee ever...undrinkable yet Al determined to drink what he paid for. We headed towards Gloucester. Finding our accommodation was another challenge as no street numbers just the street name and Hotel name. The Mercure ...

Auntie Magg, Gloucester, United Kingdom travel blog

Auntie Magg

A travel blog entry by obriensaway

Drive to Gloucester with dad. Stop at big wayside stop for coffee and shop. Drive on to Gloucester. Pick up auntie Magg and drive to nearby pub for lunch. Michael dee stopped in to visit. After lunch Sarah and Alex dee stop in. Rebecca then stops ...

Off we go again ..., Gloucester, United Kingdom travel blog

Off we go again ...

A travel blog entry by steve_m

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We take the easy option this morning and I drive to the bus stop to drop off Jai and the suitcases. I take the car home, say a final goodbye, then walk around to join Jai in plenty of time for the coach.  National Express No 444 service is as ...

Shopping in Cheltenham, Gloucester, United Kingdom travel blog

Shopping in Cheltenham

A travel blog entry by eliseandmatt

... was just after 2.30pm so we headed back to the car and went to collect our remaining bags from the hotel, then headed to Gloucester. It was only a twenty minute drive there and we arrived at our hotel, a Premier Inn, just after 3.00pm. We checked in ...

Hello to Sue and Dawn, Gloucester, United Kingdom travel blog

Hello to Sue and Dawn

A travel blog entry by paujla

Hi Sue and Dawn Hope you are enjoying your journey. I am expecting to hear more about your adventurours and very exciting trip around the world. Wish you a very pleasant and enjoyable holiday. Paramjit ...

Tips for seeing the Cheese Rolling Festival!, Gloucester, United Kingdom travel blog

Tips for seeing the Cheese Rolling Festival!

A travel blog entry by thepoonanns

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You've probably seen it on the news, maybe even heard about it from your friends, well now its time for you to see it for your own eyes. It is an insane, unusual and laughter-filled event enjoyed by people of all ages which usually runs on the late May ...

"have you got everything"

A travel blog entry by tomholmes

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Well I've never written a blog before, come to think of it I've never written anything really, so this may not win any awards!   a lot of "lasts" have come and gone... last day at work, last Costa,last Nandos, last barney walk, and of course the ...

Back to Gloucester, Gloucester, United Kingdom travel blog

Back to Gloucester

A travel blog entry by jillyfell

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Went back to Gloucester, for the last couple of days of Brian's trip. Did one of my favorite things, went to the Cotswalds to see some birds, Birdland to be exact. If you dont like birds dont look at the ...

Trip to Gloucester, Gloucester, United Kingdom travel blog

Trip to Gloucester

A travel blog entry by aaronkdean

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... apartment. We got up early and had some serial before taking the underground to Paddington station where we boarded a train for Gloucester. The train made several stops along the 2 hour journey where we were met by Frank Jarvis, pastor of Gloucester and ...

Liverpool here we come!, Gloucester, United Kingdom travel blog

Liverpool here we come!

A travel blog entry by marktrudy

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... liners this year. Which is great for the economy. It was 30 degrees and just lovely weather.   We decided to drive to Gloucester England tonight about 2 1/2 hours south of Liverpool. We got there at a 6.30 and had a shower.  We booked in for ...

Penultimate day, Gloucester, United Kingdom travel blog

Penultimate day

A travel blog entry by steve_m

24 hours prior to flight departure I am supposed to be able to complete an on-line check in for our flights.  Just before this time arrives I olog in to British Airways website to be presented with a countdown clock ticking down the seconds.  ...

Pictures of home, Gloucester, United Kingdom travel blog

Pictures of home

A travel blog entry by smum

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Hope these give you what you ...

a little strange town, Gloucester, United Kingdom travel blog

a little strange town

A travel blog entry by bogna

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When I finally got to Gloucester, it was arund noon. The town was smaller than I supposed. I spent a while exploring the cathedral, the little harbour and Eastern European shop:) It was a nice chillin afternoon. I also wanted to see Bath, but it was too ...

A huge thank you!, Gloucester, United Kingdom travel blog

A huge thank you!

A travel blog entry by hannahgriffiths

8 and a half months later i'm back at home wondering how the time flew so fast. I have had the most amazing time tasting the world, working with the most fantastic people who I'm so grateful for sharing their wealth of knowledge with me. I have tried ...

Start minus 1, Gloucester, United Kingdom travel blog

Start minus 1

A travel blog entry by smadge

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At last the day is here and we are almost ready to depart. A mixture of excitement and ...

A Warm Welcome, Gloucester, United Kingdom travel blog

A Warm Welcome

A travel blog entry by schwartzpa

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What a lovely welcome to our trip! Lynn's friends, John and Frieda Maria are great. Lynn was an au pair for them 24 years ago in Germany and it must have went well, because they welcomed her and us with open arms! Aurelia, their younger daughter, was 2 ...

Seem to have been sat down forever !, Gloucester, United Kingdom travel blog

Seem to have been sat down forever !

A travel blog entry by steve_m

... direction towards London.  I grab my bag quickly and get to the driver before he disappears and he is actually going to Gloucester.  Not too keen on taking me as I don't have the right ticket but eventually relents and I board.  Driving ...

In the air ..., Gloucester, United Kingdom travel blog

In the air ...

A travel blog entry by steve_m

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Last morning here and I am up at06:00 for breakfast at New Siam. Walk to 7/11 to buy a coffee and to get a snack for at the airport then back to room to pack last few things. Check-out and go for a taxi on Thanon Phra Arthit.  Roads are quite busy ...

Excited/Scared/Worried/Pooing myself!, Gloucester, United Kingdom travel blog

Excited/Scared/Worried/Pooing myself!

A travel blog entry by timbarsellotti

ahhhh its getting close! only 16 days until i will be on that flight leaving for 5 whole months.... this is crazy... seems so surreal! cannot believe its happening... i am going to miss so so many people... my family, becky, close friends, new friends ...

Back in England!, Gloucester, United Kingdom travel blog

Back in England!

A travel blog entry by gayle.mclister

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... hot but the water was so cold. We had lunch and a wander through the model train shop. Off to our final stop today Gloucester, dinner finally found a Chinese restaurant. On the news tonight it said it was the hottest day to on record. What a crazy change ...

Advent Calender, Gloucester, United Kingdom travel blog

Advent Calender

A travel blog entry by adriennes

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Got to Chris about 7pm. Still want feeling well so we watched a movie then went to bed. Movie was Die Welle ("The Wave" with English subtitles), really powerful. On Saturday we went and picked up the hire car. Very nice Peugeot 207. I could either pay ...

Trip to Hogwarts, Gloucester, United Kingdom travel blog

Trip to Hogwarts

A travel blog entry by nicole.mctye

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... of her book the Tailor of Gloucester. I then walked around the area until my train. I saw St Oswold's Priory, Greyfriars, Blackfriars and walked down to Gloucester Quays. I am glad I decided to go to Gloucester instead of spending all day in ...

Cathedral, docks & a ride on the river Avon., Gloucester, United Kingdom travel blog

Cathedral, docks & a ride on the river Avon.

A travel blog entry by caleb_cathy

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Today we firstly went to the Cathedral, it was only a short walk down the road.  It is an amazing building, we didn't see a lot of the inside as they had services all most of the morning being a Sunday.  We had a lovely walk though, as it was ...

Homeward Bound ..., Gloucester, United Kingdom travel blog

Homeward Bound ...

A travel blog entry by steve_m

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Awake at 05:30 for a breakfast of croissants and coffee from 7/11 up the road. Get all of our stuff up together, check out and by 06:30 we are sat in a taxi on our way to the airport.  Roads are very quiet this morning and by 07:15 we are at ...

New Job, Gloucester, United Kingdom travel blog

New Job

A travel blog entry by janos

... was a little blurry when i finally got there after flying overnight and loosing 5 hours. I then took a 3 hour bus ride to Gloucester and crashed in an average but expensive motel after snapping up some beaut bargain shoes and belt from the OP shop for ...

An unplanned day that turned out amazing, Gloucester, United Kingdom travel blog

An unplanned day that turned out amazing

A travel blog entry by etta.spence

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We didn't plan to stay in Gloucester today and checked out of our accommodation however when we went to see the cathedral before we left we decided we had to see more and the weather was glorious.   The Cathedral was full on school children ...

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