Travel Blogs from Shrewsbury, United Kingdom

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Shrewsbury Morris, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Shrewsbury Morris

A travel blog entry by penguinchris

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A weekend at home and a visit to what seems to be becoming an annual event, a display by Shrewsbury Morris and several invited friends in the excellent setting of The Square. After almost continual good weather since the start of May last night saw ...

Trip starter, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Trip starter

A travel blog entry by penguinchris

Nothing to see here. Move along (I promise it will get ...

Shopping  and Culture Tudor-style, Shrewsbury 2, United Kingdom travel blog

Shopping and Culture Tudor-style

A travel blog entry by pfkahney

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I love this town! ...

Old haunts, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Old haunts

A travel blog entry by penguinchris

I lived in Manchester for a few years in the mid-1980s and spent a lot of time walking in the Pennine Hills to the east of the city. With a day pass on the buses being only £1 and needing only two buses to get to the edge of the hills it seemed a shame ...

So excited I might pop!, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

So excited I might pop!

A travel blog entry by johart75

I know I haven't gone yet but I am just so excited now... Hannah & I are going for some hill walking this weekend (along with a sturdy amount of alcohol) & then shopping to complete the list of stuff I need to squeeze into my ...

The day after the coldest night, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

The day after the coldest night

A travel blog entry by penguinchris

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Merry Christmas! According to the news, Shrewsbury had the lowest temperatures in the country overnight. It was -11C when we got home from our Christmas Eve curry at the Tandoori Cottage. Christmas morning was all clear blue skies and glistening white ...

Grand Tour Pix, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Grand Tour Pix

A travel blog entry by mary.braddock.

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Here is a small selection of the VERY many pix from the Grand Tour! ...

Back home, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Back home

A travel blog entry by penguinchris

Our flight out had been the 1st Easyjet route to Iceland and we'd been told that the outbound leg (from Luton) was going to include a number of Easyjet dignitiaries so we were confident that it too would be on time. The drive from the Blue Lagoon to the ...

Shrewsbury, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Shrewsbury

A travel blog entry by hilaryramsey

... . The kind I like the most are white bricked houses with black timber through them. They are everywhere and are really pretty. Shrewsbury is on the Severn which is quite wide. In the town is Shrewsbury Castle. From the outside it looks really exciting! ...

The Grand Tour, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

The Grand Tour

A travel blog entry by mary.braddock.

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We were awake at 05.50 with bright sunshine outside to give us even more enthusiasm for our big trip.  We will leave Shrewsbury this morning with Nell, our 23 foot motorhome, and travel to Denham in Buckinghamshire for a nights sleep and a Thai meal ...

Swifts - it must be summer, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Swifts - it must be summer

A travel blog entry by penguinchris

Not much to report because it was a quiet weekend in between two short holidays. The weather was poor on Saturday and worse on Sunday when many parts of England experienced more rain than is normal for the whole of April in two hours. It was raining when ...

All Around Shrewsbury, Charles Darwin's Birthplace, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

All Around Shrewsbury, Charles Darwin's Birthplace

A travel blog entry by dr.cummins

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Shrewsbury is a beautiful town surrounded by the Savern River. It is basically an island except for a small piece of land where the banks of the river almost merge. Much of it looks almost as it did when Darwin lived in it. In fact, much of it is much ...

On to the Country, Bomere Heath, United Kingdom travel blog

On to the Country

A travel blog entry by dr.cummins

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After two nights in Shrewsbury, we moved into the country to save money and to be nearer to the next set of destinations . We took a taxi to the Enterprise Rent-a- Car north of where we were and rented a car to drive to the country. I had rented the ...

exact op tijd..., Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

exact op tijd...

A travel blog entry by 10a

... (Tesco!), Cambridge, Bedford, Northampton, Daventry, Coventry, Birmingham, Telford komen we nét op tijd op de camping in Shrewsbury: die sluit om zeven uur precies, en er zijn niet veel andere campings in de buurt... eigenlijk geen een. Waanzinnig luxe ...

Map pin entry - and a rant, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Map pin entry - and a rant

A travel blog entry by penguinchris

Back home after an exciting and successful holiday. I've mentioned the poor performance of the travel companies who we relied on to sort out the Zambia leg of our holiday so here's the sorry tale in detail ... A rant about Livingstone Trails and Safari ...

The Knitting Journey - Shropshire to Africa, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

The Knitting Journey - Shropshire to Africa

A travel blog entry by karoleanne

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COVERAGE CARE         LAUNCHES          'KNIT A SQUARE FOR MALAWI' On the  1st June 2014, Coverage Care launched their ‘Knit a Square for Malawi’ project.  There are more than 1.9 ...

A Very Long Day, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

A Very Long Day

A travel blog entry by hayesj

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By Stephen Have covered a lot of distance today since we finished our very large English Breakfast at the Old Manor Suites. Been to North West Wales to visit St Winifred's Well, Denbeigh Castle, Conwy Castle and an abbey with some unpronounciable Welsh ...

Edinburgh Festival Fringe road trip 1, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Edinburgh Festival Fringe road trip 1

A travel blog entry by penguinchris

We've had mixed feelings about whether to attend the festival fringe because we've heard quite a lot of negative things about it, in particular that many of the performers don't enjoy it much because it's little more than a trade show for them and most ...

Introduction, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Introduction

A travel blog entry by kerry.blackett

Welcome to my first blog! I decided (with some encouragement from Mum and Katie) that I should start a blog while out on my Medical Elective to keep people up to date with my travels while in the Caribbean. It is the first time writing something like ...

A Day in Shrewsbury, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

A Day in Shrewsbury

A travel blog entry by tyga

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Checked out of our Manchester hotel at 9am and drove to Chester (see previous entry!) via M56. Drove on to Shrewsbury arriving at our B&B, Fieldside, at 1.30pm. Unpacked and then got in the car and drove out to Wroxeter Roman City. Walked through the ...

Abington Park and church, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Abington Park and church

A travel blog entry by penguinchris

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... France-England Six Nations match that England won by the skin of their teeth. France are always hard to beat at home and scoring three tries was particularly pleasing. Back in Shrewsbury for 19:30 where we met Steve at the Beacon and came 1st in the ...

Charming Shrewsbury, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Charming Shrewsbury

A travel blog entry by suepeter

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... from early 1900s to present day.    After the museum we heading west across England. We stopped at the town of Shrewsbury.  Shrewsbury is the birth place of Charles Darwin. It is a beautiful old town with a good mixture of old and new. It ...

Owls and chips, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Owls and chips

A travel blog entry by penguinchris

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Julie had printed off a voucher for Toby Carveries for 2 breakfasts for £6. The 2nd nearest Toby was in Formby where we had intended to go anyway so we were up and about promptly and quickly packed and on our way. Yet again it was a lovely morning with ...

Grand Tour - Home, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Grand Tour - Home

A travel blog entry by mary.braddock.

Fabulous meal last night at our favourite Thai restaurant, Sukanya in Denham.  Made good time despite leaving in the London rush hour and were home within three hours.  We had  the best time, between us we took a dream and made it into a ...

Map pin, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Map pin

A travel blog entry by penguinchris

In preparation for the next ...

Getting ready, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Getting ready

A travel blog entry by karoleanne

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Second day on Malarone, feeling quite nauseated 100 blankets packed and ready to go Emotions kicking in now, excited, nervous, sad, happy, proud ...

check, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

check

A travel blog entry by stonflo

just check ...

Sants again, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Sants again

A travel blog entry by penguinchris

Our flight was late afternoon and we managed a bit of a lie in to catch up on some of the missed sleep from the preceding few days which made the decision to find our way to Sants and the left-luggage office quite simple. We usually get a taxi to/from ...

Map pin, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Map pin

A travel blog entry by penguinchris

Setting the map pin at the start of the trip. Hopefully the remainder of the blog will be more interesting. ...

Another day in North Wales, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom travel blog

Another day in North Wales

A travel blog entry by penguinchris

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The weather didn't look so promising when we woke up and the Herring Gulls landing on the ledge outside our top floor room where having trouble toching down because of the strength of the wind. The sunrise over Llandudno was attractive, nevertheless but ...

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