Travel Blogs from Staffordshire, United Kingdom

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The Departure, Leek, United Kingdom travel blog

The Departure

A travel blog entry by englishanddrunk

Got out of bed (hungover), stayed at home making arrangements before heading up to the pub with  a few mates, my old man gave me a lift to East midlands airport- got there to discover that I still couldn't take my chewing ...

Hairy Biker's breakfast pie  la BumbleBee, Mow Cop, United Kingdom travel blog

Hairy Biker's breakfast pie la BumbleBee

A travel blog entry by nathaliandcie

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Cheery Yo Duckies! What a day! It all started with a rainy germanish morning @ Nathalie&Cie... but unmoved Nat (steamy coffee cup in hand) was dreaming of flying old spot sausages...until she physically jumped in the taxi ...

Last day in Stoke, Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom travel blog

Last day in Stoke

A travel blog entry by laveyard

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We spent our last day in Stoke going into Trentham Gardens, visiting my dad's Uncle Tony and Aunt Margaret and then going to cousin Samantha and Phil's house for ...

Good to be back in Stoke?, Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom travel blog

Good to be back in Stoke?

A travel blog entry by neilandchris

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Well we are back in Stoke on Trent.  Is it good to be back here?  Not really but we had to come back as we have business to do here - financial etc.  We hope to move to Queensland so we've had to have medicals, blood tests, chest x rays ...

WAITING!, Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom travel blog

WAITING!

A travel blog entry by rick21

Ok so i have 2 days to go and i haven't packed a single thing?????????????  but hay whats the rust!! ...

Family Visits Day 1, Staffordshire, United Kingdom travel blog

Family Visits Day 1

A travel blog entry by fenwicks

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Monday 29th Hi from UK again  Visited Bill & Eve at Sutton Coldfield, spent a great couple of hours with them. It was lovely to see them after such a long time. Bill said that Ken and Margaret where up at Ron and Marion's so we called in to ...

Narrow Boating / Trent-Mersey Canal, Staffordshire, United Kingdom travel blog

Narrow Boating / Trent-Mersey Canal

A travel blog entry by fenwicks

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Tuesday 30th July Narrow Boating on the Trent-Mersey Canal An early start today, 8.30am at the marina for drivers briefing. Del, Doreen and Peggy had arranged for us all to spend a day on a 20 foot Narrow Boat cruising along the Trent- Mersey Canal for ...

Family Visits Day 3, Lichfield, United Kingdom travel blog

Family Visits Day 3

A travel blog entry by fenwicks

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 Today it is into Lichfield to meet Dell, Doreen and Peggy to view the magnificent Lichfield Cathedral, this cathedral is the only one in the world with 3 spires, you have to agree it looks pretty smart. Dating back 1300 years to when people first ...

25/60- I'm Oldddd Gregg (s)....., Penkridge, United Kingdom travel blog

25/60- I'm Oldddd Gregg (s).....

A travel blog entry by trevaaa

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I knew day 25 would be flat so I made it a long un!!! ..About 25 miles!! Was very humid and I was feeling the heat when I set off!! i made it to Codsal for lunch where I had Greggs...that made me reasonably happy!! Sausage and Bean melt was the obvious ...

The beginning, Stone, United Kingdom travel blog

The beginning

A travel blog entry by chilliwine

Check-in at Manchester Airport for the start of the trip. My luggage was perfectly packed at 22.9kg (23kg limit). Almost tempted to have a glass of wine for breakfast at 7am in Manchester, but resisted. Sometime later touched down in Los Angeles and ...

second part of the day!, Folkstone, United Kingdom travel blog

second part of the day!

A travel blog entry by xjoshx

so yesterday was an awesome day. they played in flokstone and i walked a bit around the city and was pretty nice. tyhe show was really fast. the first 2 bands playesd like 15 minutes and they were pretty cool. during the show i spent most of my time ...

Introduction, Tamworth, United Kingdom travel blog

Introduction

A travel blog entry by mrsv14

It had always been Paul's intention to do something fancy for Pat for their ruby wedding anniversary. Around January 2011, he spoke to Dean and I and said he was thinking of a cruise and that he'd like us to go with them as a surprise for Pat. He said ...

Plan, Plan, Plan, Kingswinford, United Kingdom travel blog

Plan, Plan, Plan

A travel blog entry by roamsweetroam

I hope the traveling part isn't as difficult as all this planning! I've made a list of things I need to do, and as I cross things off - I'm sure the list gets longer. Although I am breathing a sigh of relief as the most important things appear to be ...

Bag Packing at Sainsbury's, Stafford, United Kingdom travel blog

Bag Packing at Sainsbury's

A travel blog entry by hannahpennock

We went bag packing at Sainsbury's the day after our Christmas party. Once again we had lots of helpers and managed to raise an amazing 520. I really can’t believe how generous people are, thank you so much for all your support! To thank ...

My Birthday, Stafford, United Kingdom travel blog

My Birthday

A travel blog entry by hannahpennock

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Some friends and family gave me some money towards my trip for my birthday, I was so shocked, received around 350 towards my travels! My mum and dad also gave me a new camera, which is amazing so I should get lots of good snaps while I'm away! As well ...

Celebrating Life, Leek, United Kingdom travel blog

Celebrating Life

A travel blog entry by auntie_bev

There is not much to say about the next few days I spent in England. I had never been to England with my Mom, so it was interesting for her to take me around the town that she grew up in. We had good friends and family come visit with us at Christmas, so ...

Coventry Canal, Tamworth, United Kingdom travel blog

Coventry Canal

A travel blog entry by ogley

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Judy had to light fire this morning as it was too cold for showering!  (It's June).  Now using books loaned from Howard (very informative).  Left Fradley 9.30am (You will note we are getting later).  Canal very narrow in places, but ...

Leek, Leek, United Kingdom travel blog

Leek

A travel blog entry by englishanddrunk

Leek ...

Places that aren't on Travelpod's maps!, Penkridge, United Kingdom travel blog

Places that aren't on Travelpod's maps!

A travel blog entry by the-uglyheads

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Acton Trussell to Penkridge is very attractive countryside and so the slo-mo kicked in. Penkridge is just, well , nice! Although aim was to shop, we found a very homely caf which plays 1950's and early 1960’s music. Earl Grey, apple pie and ice ...

Soon be going back to Africa, Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom travel blog

Soon be going back to Africa

A travel blog entry by neilandchris

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Just wish to say sorry to all those family/friends that we didn't have time to visit.  It was hectic for a while sorting out our application to Australia.  Don't know when it will be lodged as Helen has not received her permanent visa as yet, ...

Planning is the key to success.., Kingswinford, United Kingdom travel blog

Planning is the key to success..

A travel blog entry by sue.ball.90

A little update on how things are progressing. I am, as I have been told, a natural organizer. I know where things are kept, how to arrange all manor of essentials and am very practical. So I have started the process of arranging some ...

Sep 10, 2010, Tamworth, United Kingdom travel blog

Sep 10, 2010

A travel blog entry by kukiong

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Hey Hey From The UK - Week 4, Keele, United Kingdom travel blog

Hey Hey From The UK - Week 4

A travel blog entry by jessbrice

... kind of like a cross between London (old buildings) and Sydney (tall buildings). We visited Old Trafford Stadium, home of the Manchester United football (yes, I'm really English now!) team. First dumb thing I said for the day was 'why is it so red?'. ...

Day Thirty Six, Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom travel blog

Day Thirty Six

A travel blog entry by loganriddick

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Went to the Biddulph Moor Gardens with Sybil today. The gardens are a quite extensive and unique collection of private smaller gardens connected by mazes, hidden pathways, and gazebos of sorts. Definitely wanna come back here some day. ...

Staffordshire, Stafford, Stafford, United Kingdom travel blog

Staffordshire, Stafford

A travel blog entry by bignige

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Nothing memorable about this place, but that's probably because it’s now May and I’m writing this 5 months after the visit. It is New Years day. The morning after the night before, and what a night. We were all dressed up in DJ’s and ...

Walkdate 19.04.2012 - Day 1!, Uttoxeter, United Kingdom travel blog

Walkdate 19.04.2012 - Day 1!

A travel blog entry by helentodd

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Today started badly as I woke in my tent to the feel of rain drops dripping off the inner tent and the airbed was flat. It was still raining and I ached from sleeping on the ground. :(  Oh well, it must get better from here... Stewart made me a ...

Nemisis, Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom travel blog

Nemisis

A travel blog entry by garibaldi

Went to Alton Towers.  Rode all the roller coasters.  I think this was like disney land lots of little villages.  Great rides lots of fun until the Nemisis.  Poor Trent!!! The Nemisis got him and he was sick although laughing while he ...

"A Pretty Little Wilderness"

A travel blog entry by kristinaclark

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Today was one of my favorite days so far! When I arrived for Romantic Literature at Balliol College, everything was different! There were paper lanterns hanging from the trees, twinkle lights in the archways, and gorgeous floral arrangements everywhere. ...

Maer Hall, Staffordshire, United Kingdom travel blog

Maer Hall

A travel blog entry by dr.cummins

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After we left the potteries, we headed for the home of Josiah Wedgwood (Jr.), son of the potter and Erasmus Darwin's best friend. This second Wedgwood was Charles' Uncle since his mother was a Wedgwood. This is their family home, which is no longer in ...

Gone for a Burton, Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom travel blog

Gone for a Burton

A travel blog entry by penguinchris

... birds in the week (inevitable when mid-week is invariably taken up with work) but possible Reed Warblers at Branston Gravel Pits in Staffordshire were well within range so after a couple of hours of hard work in the garden that's where we went. On ...

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