Travel Blogs from Manchester, United Kingdom

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Day 15, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Day 15

A travel blog entry by bigstorycorey

After leaving Manchester very early we headed for Trent Collage, an 2 hour bus ride where many slept was just what we needed. I personally was told that today was my roster day and that I would be playing tennis. After a good feed and watching the cricket ...

Checking in and flying out, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Checking in and flying out

A travel blog entry by danarol

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So it's almost time for the journey to begin. We both finished work in December so we've had a good few weeks off to relax and prepare. Rucksacks are packed and yes everything fits! Its been a bit of a military style operation trying to work out what is ...

A Month to go!, Wigan, United Kingdom travel blog

A Month to go!

A travel blog entry by ruthhesketh

I am just testing my online blog, today it is exactly 4 weeks until I go away on the Trans-Mongolian Express. I am quite excited but also a little nervous as this will be the longest Trip I have been on.  Although a Month is not a great length of ...

Captains Log Stardate 16052011.  The End, Wigan, United Kingdom travel blog

Captains Log Stardate 16052011. The End

A travel blog entry by rewsey

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16th May – New York – Wigan Today we finally left to come home but not before we did as mentioned in the last blog and that was to go to Grand Central and Bloomingdales. We also took the long walk back along 5th Avenue, and yes for those who ...

The Best Laid Plans are Rubbish!, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

The Best Laid Plans are Rubbish!

A travel blog entry by muggie

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... seat in Row 2 which we thought was going to be great getting off the plane… alas it was not to be! We landed in Manchester 15 minutes ahead of schedule and had an air bridge attached to the plane instead of stairs. We thought we were so lucky. The ...

Manchester Reunited, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Manchester Reunited

A travel blog entry by braeoz

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... , was the site of the world's first Railway Station and is where scientists first split the atom. We made the 2.5 hour train trip to Manchester by train from Euston Station. Quick hint - we took the 1857 train, and got to ride First Class at the price of ...

Entry #2: Politics in the the UK, Rochdale, United Kingdom travel blog

Entry #2: Politics in the the UK

A travel blog entry by gabc

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Élement d'analyse: Politics of the United Kingdom Description:  It's election time in Canada!  I was quite sad to miss it and I went on the website of "Election Canada" to see how I could vote from here, which finally look really ...

Guides to Places James has Explored - Coming Soon!, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Guides to Places James has Explored - Coming Soon!

A travel blog entry by global-explorer

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... 's Beaches Guide - Koh Phi Phi Island to Phuket and Krabi. - Turkey Guide - An Historical and Cultural Tour. - The United Kingdom' Grand Coastal Drive Guide. - Wales Guide - Breathtaking Mountains and The Land of Fantasy. - Netherlands Guide - Amsterdam ...

Last day in England, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Last day in England

A travel blog entry by wendymoz

Drive today from Lincoln across the Pennines on the motorways to airport hotel.  All the farm lands now drying out.  Leaving now just when the temperatures are climbing.  Never thought I would be glad of air conditioning here in England. ...

The Journey Getting There, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

The Journey Getting There

A travel blog entry by alexk1018

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... only bag full of my clothes, goodies, etc wasn't there. So, I headed to "Baggage Reclaim" services there in Manchester, which is basically one small office in the international baggage claim area which handled all of the incoming flights, regardless of ...

Drive back Home, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Drive back Home

A travel blog entry by richard_walsh

Drive back home after hard ...

Train back Home, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Train back Home

A travel blog entry by richard_walsh

train back ...

Day 7-8: UK - Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Day 7-8: UK - Manchester

A travel blog entry by sdsupharm14

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... feel. Many of us enjoyed the wide variety of food available including Italian, Indian, Chinese, and pub food during our stay. Manchester United played Bayern Munich in football (soccer) the last night of our visit and some of us watched United's defeat ...

House Guest!, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

House Guest!

A travel blog entry by sarahblaha

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... downtown and shopped and ate like normal Manchester residents.  Tuesday night we ate dinner with my Australian friends and watched the Manchester United vs. Real Madrid football match. At one point, we were thrilled to see a fight break out. Typical? ...

Still Saving!, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Still Saving!

A travel blog entry by alcazaba

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It's all Paul's fault......, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

It's all Paul's fault......

A travel blog entry by sueshuttleworth

... would have drunk it and Roger wouldn't be in the state he is!  Arrived at the ‘luxury’ hotel in Manchester on Friday! - i.e. the Ramada, as per instructions just before 5 p.m.  To find that we were the first competitors to arrive ...

Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Manchester

A travel blog entry by gbasilio

Back to Manchester from a day trip to ...

Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Manchester

A travel blog entry by pyro1312

MAN ...

The Journey-Manchester Airport to Perth via Dubai, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

The Journey-Manchester Airport to Perth via Dubai

A travel blog entry by latestarter

The first flight was delayed by 40 minutes which lead to a mad dash across Dubai airport to make the conection to Perth.  I managed about 5 hours sleep though which meant I arrived feeling surprisingly ...

Manchester to London, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Manchester to London

A travel blog entry by doug.creighton

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Hey, whats up just about to get on a 5 hours bus to LONDON, definetly not looking forward to that trip.  Got into the Hostel in Manchester yesterday and decided too see what was going on the city and waled around too different ...

The start, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

The start

A travel blog entry by mercers

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Well everything has gone well so far. The taxi turned up about 5 minutes early and we made it through check in and security checks in about 40 minutes. The plane left smack on time. The only bad bit is they ran out of gin just as they got to us. Just a 9 ...

Manchester, UK, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Manchester, UK

A travel blog entry by chlpierce

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... save some money, we ended up on not 1 but 3 flights between Boston and Madrid. The first flight arrived in Manchester, England, where Feng and I quickly caffeinated ourselves...the transatlantic flight was so hectic--with dinner service, duty free sales, ...

We made it!, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

We made it!

A travel blog entry by shelby.alex12

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After nearly an 8 hour plan ride to Manchester and a 2 hour coach bus to York during "stopy starty" rush hour traffic at 7:30am (aka 1:30am eastern time) we have conquered the red eye with an hour nap and begun to venture around historical York town. ...

Flights Out, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Flights Out

A travel blog entry by patagoniapete

Start of a long night: Manchester and a hop to Paris for a 3 hour wait for the Buenos Aires plane. Still 3 hours in the business class lounge can't be all bad! First time - and we are developing expensive ...

Ready for the off - just..., Bolton, United Kingdom travel blog

Ready for the off - just...

A travel blog entry by lucytowill

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To mirror the musical stylings of my lovely friends in Egerton who sang me out of the pub last Thursday, so long, farewell, auf wiedersehen, goodbye! I am finally ready for the off although a couple of mini dramas already to report and I haven't even ...

Mightnare, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Mightnare

A travel blog entry by artell

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... Bruce the GPS, and at some stage I said to Lona, I hope he takes us to the right one knowing there are two Merelwoods in Manchester?  Sure enough he took us to the wrong one.  Re-jigged Bruce to Tyldsley, which took us onto he M60 on which there ...

Wigan, Wigan, United Kingdom travel blog

Wigan

A travel blog entry by safnajib

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Tody, June 19th, I m on my way to Wigan. It has been an interesting start, I woke up at 4 (a lot easier than I thought), showered, changed and head out to Euston. Mum and dad were both awake, so it was in a way like discovering a world that goes on ...

Manchester! (And Liverpool), Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Manchester! (And Liverpool)

A travel blog entry by safnajib

... teaching. The day went amazingly well, and Olaia left, and I was on my own until Thursday! I spent Tuesday evening in Manchester, Wednesday in Liverpool and Thursday I went back to London! Liverpool, I walked to the Metropolitan Catedral, then down Hope ...

Back Home, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Back Home

A travel blog entry by richard_walsh

Back home ...

Getting Drunk in Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Getting Drunk in Manchester

A travel blog entry by gadelle

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... the Industrial Revolution, i.e. "The bricks are red from the blood of the children!"  Nevertheless, the old buildings of Manchester are quite pretty, I thought. We ended up splitting along gender lines so us women could go shopping.  Laura ...

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