Travel Blogs from Manchester, United Kingdom

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Back in Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Back in Manchester

A travel blog entry by lolfinch

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July 24th Part 2. After a 5 hour drive we arrived back in Manchester. We went to the address we were given by Peter and Jen, Goldie's Great Uncle and Aunty... Although we didn't quite type the whole thing in on the sat nav and ended up at a strangers ...

And so it begins...., Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

And so it begins....

A travel blog entry by kimfloyd

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With my passport in my hand, a tear in my eye (having bid my final farewells), my backpack weighing me down (I've packed way too much stuff for definites) and age old cliches running around in my head, I enter phase one of the big adventure... There's no ...

Manchester (5/9-5/11), Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Manchester (5/9-5/11)

A travel blog entry by deacnightowl88

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... ;even though it was still architecturally older…I felt like it meshed the old and the new quite well Manchester Museum Basically a natural history museum. Ancient Eygptian exhibit…asked question of how should one present mummies. ...

The Journey, Manchester airport, United Kingdom travel blog

The Journey

A travel blog entry by travelfreaks

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... start. We had an enthusiastic two mile hike to Fitzwilliam train station with fully loaded backpacks to catch the train to Manchester airport. This seems a less hassle than driving and leaving the car at the airport. At Fitzwilliam station, one of the ...

Manchester Museums - Art Gallery & Science & Indus, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Manchester Museums - Art Gallery & Science & Indus

A travel blog entry by modernnomad67

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... century industry of transportation manufacturing including vintage cars and airplanes. And like most of the publically-run museums in the United Kingdom, MOSI is free with only a requested donation, funded primarily by income from the lottery. Now if we ...

Panda porn shoot, Rochdale, United Kingdom travel blog

Panda porn shoot

A travel blog entry by ashley-da-panda

today i visited the panda porn society in Afghanistan, it was a beautiful sight, bamboo fetish and everything ...

From Manchester to Heathrow, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

From Manchester to Heathrow

A travel blog entry by katyrobo

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We got to Manchester at lunch time to prepare for our flight to Heathrow BA 1399 which was taking off at 15:40. I can't remember much about this flight other than everyone in our group was quite shy as this was the first time we'd met most of ...

Come on City!, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Come on City!

A travel blog entry by lolfinch

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... Uncle and Aunty. They are very nice people who have let us stay with them for a few nights. They also got us tickets to the Manchester City vs Norwich game which they gave to us as a Wedding present. We settled in then the time came for us to hop back ...

End of an Episode, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

End of an Episode

A travel blog entry by kerflumpy

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... donkeys and thatched roofs and stone walls was really what travelling through England should be all about. We returned the car at Manchester Airport, and caught the tram from there into town.  We are staying tonight at my nephew's place in Chorlton, ...

The flight..., Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

The flight...

A travel blog entry by roadtriptibbs

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To say it was a bit long was an understatement. 31 hours of flying on a rather nice etihad boeing 777 would test moat people, there are only so many episodes of suits or family guy you can watch before you get twitchy to the point where you are looking ...

First meaningful delay, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

First meaningful delay

A travel blog entry by ant325

... to wait an extra 2 hours in SFO I only made my LHR-MAN flight with a bit of power walking and queue jumping through customs! Shared a flight to Manchester with comedian Paul Foot, only in economy class though, suppose he's no Michael Mcintyre. ...

Getting ready to gooooo, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Getting ready to gooooo

A travel blog entry by dill_amy_yco

Let's get readyyyy tooooo ...

Flight to Bangkok, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Flight to Bangkok

A travel blog entry by vanilla

I set out on the first leg of my travels. Taking the flight initially to Kuwait City, I am ready for a long ...

Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Manchester

A travel blog entry by decky1979

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2 days to go. Meal out with the lads in Chorlton. Good to see the boys before going away.   Gareth reckons get to Bangkok and hit the islands for a couple of weeks. LJ wants to shop, Decky wants to trek on ...

China Town, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

China Town

A travel blog entry by travistoman

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... Started with chicken spring rolls, which were without a doubt the best spring rolls I have ever had.      Manchester's China town is the second largest in the U.K. behind only London.  It is a lot different than London and ...

C'mon Dublin, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

C'mon Dublin

A travel blog entry by spiritdtraveler

... we guessed that a Friday Afternoon, Christmas coming up traffic was going to be bad, we were not wrong, but our driver knew Manchester's back streets leading up to the airport like the back of his hand (so grateful) and we were safely transported from ...

Mohicans and piercings...., Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Mohicans and piercings....

A travel blog entry by bttnhg

Backpack checked in, lots of mohican hair cuts and tall blonde guys full of piercings remembering old punk bands like The Exploited and Discharge. Oi! Bizarrely they were all reading Closer magazine on the plane. Punk Not Dead. Warren had the seat next ...

30/60- With the Peaks Come the Troughs, Crowden, United Kingdom travel blog

30/60- With the Peaks Come the Troughs

A travel blog entry by trevaaa

... Kinder Scout which was steep but the weather had cooled down so I was fine. Views were excellent but clouds stop me from seeing Manchester....a good thing probably. Bit of a hairy finish to the day with a bit of cliff walking which made me fell queasy and ...

Quotes, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Quotes

A travel blog entry by matt.taylor

QUOTE/ AUTHOR Inspiration can be found in every corner of the world. None more so than in the lifes of those closest to you. Matt Taylor "But now that I was finally here, standing on the summit of Mount Everest , I just couldn't ...

The first journey is with your friendly Demons, Salford, United Kingdom travel blog

The first journey is with your friendly Demons

A travel blog entry by chickyhicky

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The first journey is with your Demons Well for some it might be an epiphaneous event that happens one day, for me it was much less a bolt of lightening in a thunderstorm, more a drip drip drip on a drizzly month in March .  After considering this ...

Manchester i stora drag, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Manchester i stora drag

A travel blog entry by smurparna

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... mre vissa stunder... Men allt som allt sa har det varit kul att se pa "riktig fotboll" och jag kan nog nästan klassas som ett Manchester United fan nu. Och Manchester är absolut en stad jag jag vill återkomma till.       /Emma  ...

Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Manchester

A travel blog entry by barbo

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... .  Today, the economy seems to be in Education (Universities) and Sport.  The biggest businesses now are Manchester United and Manchester City based on soccer.  Old Trafford is famous both in cricket and soccer.  Manchester is ...

Apr 01, 2011, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Apr 01, 2011

A travel blog entry by sonjamargarethe

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Flying to Singapore, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Flying to Singapore

A travel blog entry by blackpoolbelle

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... so perhaps it was a good job it was cancelled. From then on it was quite straight forward, thank goodness, and we arrived at Manchester airport in good time.  Our 7 hour flight to Dubai was on the huge new aeroplane, the A380, which has space for ...

Sunday 15th June: The Day Before Leaving, Wigan, United Kingdom travel blog

Sunday 15th June: The Day Before Leaving

A travel blog entry by another_dream

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So it's Sunday, the day before we leave. Everything is now packed (I hope). I have that feeling that I've completely forgotten to do something/pack something... Hmmmmm... My room is a complete tip still from moving all my junk back in from uni, but at ...

Settling in the UK...not for me., Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Settling in the UK...not for me.

A travel blog entry by etravels

At the beginning of my adventure my intentions were to try and travel for 6months and then decide whether to remain in the UK and work or return back to Australia to work.The last couple of weeks have taught me many lessons and given me time to reflect , ...

Word on the Street, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Word on the Street

A travel blog entry by laurie.mark

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... ;I keep wanting to type Coronation Street:  The Musical.  I would pay to see it! I think we were just driving around Manchester and Salford today, as most of Corrie is filmed on set or close by the studio.  I did recognize a few places, ...

Getting Ready, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Getting Ready

A travel blog entry by simonhooton

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We are getting ready for our trip - have set up a travel blog! ...

Driving tour from Oldham, Oldham, United Kingdom travel blog

Driving tour from Oldham

A travel blog entry by julians26

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We visited the local off-licence and convenience store for breakfast ingredients, then ate in our hotel room to save the 15 pounds!  We were picked up by Bryan to go to B&Y's house.  It was a cold, wet morning, so we decided not to go out ...

Day 1, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Day 1

A travel blog entry by geoffrhonda

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1st day of school. assembly, lost of notices, extra care for students as 80% boarders, a walk to the Cathedral for a hymn and a message, back for Heads breifing.  Upper 6th class, nice kids, a couple of "lads" 2 questions about cricket, one about ...

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