Travel Blogs from Staffordshire, United Kingdom

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What experiances will this adventure hold?, Norton Canes, United Kingdom travel blog

What experiances will this adventure hold?

A travel blog entry by vicki.illsley

16 days til i fly out of england on another trip to the southern hemisphere. Only got a one way ticket for this trip allowing my freedom to return when i feel ready to, this may be 5 months down the line or may be acouple of years down the line, as the ...

MARKET DAY!!, Tamworth, United Kingdom travel blog

MARKET DAY!!

A travel blog entry by darylheather

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We left Stow on the Wold and travelled to another village called Moreton in Marsh, known for it's traditional market of 100 plus stalls on a Tuesday. Apparently this has been happening in High street for the past 400 years. It was quite disappointing as ...

Twitchin' in the rain, Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom travel blog

Twitchin' in the rain

A travel blog entry by penguinchris

Saturday and still no new bird for the week but the staffordshirebirdingblog website made mention of a female Red-backed Shrike at Silverdale CP. It took us a bit of research to work out that CP meant Community Park and that this particular one was on ...

Meeting our class of Monklets, Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom travel blog

Meeting our class of Monklets

A travel blog entry by hartlg0

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On Tuesday we were taken to our monastery by the i to i coordinator that lives over here, we walked so that we could remember the way when we had to do it on our own.  It took about 45 minutes and I think it's the maddest walk to work we will ever ...

Exploring the peak district, Staffordshire, United Kingdom travel blog

Exploring the peak district

A travel blog entry by yeardleys

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We travelled to the peak district via the Cadbury chocolate factory at birmingham. Unfortunately the tour was nothing to write home about and devoid of even a glimpse of factory processes or real chocolate making. We had previously done the tour in ...

Zugfahrt nach Stafford und Indisch Essen mit Kathi, Stafford, United Kingdom travel blog

Zugfahrt nach Stafford und Indisch Essen mit Kathi

A travel blog entry by theresia.

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Endlich geht’s auf zur Kathi nach Stafford :) Es war sooo toooollllll Kathi wieder zusehen! Bei Kathi zu Hause angekommen machten wir uns was zu Essen und quatschten den ganzen Nachmittag :) Abends ging’s in die Stadt Indisch Essen, der ...

Castle Howard and Meeting the Cliffe Family, Leek, United Kingdom travel blog

Castle Howard and Meeting the Cliffe Family

A travel blog entry by smalleuropetrip

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Today we leave Yorkshire and head to the Peak District and the town of Leek to meet Dan's family. Did a quick detour off the motorway not long after we started and tootled down a gorgeous country lane; one house had an honesty box selling eggs, and ...

Halloween fancy dress 6th form party, Stafford, United Kingdom travel blog

Halloween fancy dress 6th form party

A travel blog entry by hannahpennock

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The 6th form Halloween fancy dress party was our first major event. It took a lot of planning and hard work but was well worth it in the end. We began by looking for a venue; we got five quotes from different venues around Stafford, and settled on the ...

The Beginning, Rode Heath, United Kingdom travel blog

The Beginning

A travel blog entry by rainbowjam

I've seen my future.And much to my faux-annoyance, it's doing the same thing I've been doing literally since the day I was born (and she was 2 days old); copying my best friend. On Saturday night when she visited,I was bombarded with a range of ...

Peak District, Staffordshire, United Kingdom travel blog

Peak District

A travel blog entry by emjbell_nz

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... to the Peak District to have a look around the National park. It was about an hours drive north through Derbyshire and just into Staffordshire. Our first stop was Ilam which was basically a couple of houses, and a large tourist centre. We had lunch at the ...

Time to get the holiday started, Stafford, United Kingdom travel blog

Time to get the holiday started

A travel blog entry by cheryljane2014

Great food and drink great way to start holiday - Birmingham tomorrow for a little light shopping and lunch ...

Nearly off, Burton-on-Trent, United Kingdom travel blog

Nearly off

A travel blog entry by kenherr

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First meeting, Leek, United Kingdom travel blog

First meeting

A travel blog entry by englishanddrunk

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Coming ...

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 ...

Stoke-On-Trent... Lets be having you!, Waterhouses, United Kingdom travel blog

Stoke-On-Trent... Lets be having you!

A travel blog entry by conansarah

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Its the final journey on our adventure as we pack our bags... We go to the Houses of parliament again to watch the changing of the guards and blimming heck its a performance and a half! They horses, the horse and carriages, the band marching.. The band ...

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 ...

Resting up in Lichfield, Longdon Green, United Kingdom travel blog

Resting up in Lichfield

A travel blog entry by newtrekker

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Arrived Manchester yesterday. Fine and sunny weather. Got straight on the train and headed south for Lichfield. Staying with family we haven't seen in over 10 years and resting up. Jet lag not too bad. Both of us slept well on our first night. Katrina ...

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 ...

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