Travel Blogs from Manchester, United Kingdom

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Pre departure musings - 2 Months left., Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Pre departure musings - 2 Months left.

A travel blog entry by keatster

... I am sure Bill Bryson is shaking in his boots! Probably more importantly, I have found my flight, 1 way to BKK (Bangkok) from Manchester for £326 - its with Quatar and flies via Doha where i will be stuck for a few hours waiting for my connection. ...

Florence to crazy Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Florence to crazy Manchester

A travel blog entry by felixandfloss

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... most of the young people we’ve seen and heard are rough looking, swearing, filthy looking people. Every second girl walking around Manchester is a scraggy looking tart with a baby (Disclaimer – Floss’s opinion). We saw a man and a woman ...

My Trip Around the UK and Ireland, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

My Trip Around the UK and Ireland

A travel blog entry by morgan749

Day 6: Today we are back in the UK and today we are going to Manchester. When we got there we went to Legoland Discovery Centre. It was all about Lego and we saw lots of different Lego life size characters including Harry Potter, Buzz Lightyear and we saw ...

First Day, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

First Day

A travel blog entry by backpackandgran

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We begin at the beginning. Hotel stay before our flight to Helsinki tomorrow and then on to Beijing. Ready with our backpacks for our gap month in china. Enjoying not moving for a bit as we will not be staying still while in china. Panda pjs are only ...

Spring Break Eve, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Spring Break Eve

A travel blog entry by kellyjo

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Last Saturday we went on a day trip with the International society to York to go to the viking festival. York was very pretty, and a classic English town. We went to the York Dungeon which is basically a 2 1/2 hour walk through haunted house (Jason's ...

completing the circle, Stockport, United Kingdom travel blog

completing the circle

A travel blog entry by countyman

... - I got back 3 weeks ago... After a 10.5 hour flight from Bangkok to Helsinki and then a 3 .5 hour flight from Helsinki to Manchester I landed back on British soil - seven and a half months and 80,000 kms after leaving. Pissed off already. BUT... This is ...

Manchester and more, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Manchester and more

A travel blog entry by manchester

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... our early morning flight back to Manchester. The flight back was uneventful and Dad thankfully came and picked us up from Manchester airport. Wednesday afternoon we went up to see my cousin Helen and her new baby Ben, then Wednesday night Lindsey got ...

carimbador maluco, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

carimbador maluco

A travel blog entry by betuca

... , carta da escola daqui, documentos copiados, formularios preenchidos e taxas pagas. Caminhei uma hora, apos ter pego um trem ate Manchester. Mas ja haviam indicios de que algo poderia dar errado.  A data agendada pelo site era um feriado nacional no ...

Visiting Hannah Banana, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Visiting Hannah Banana

A travel blog entry by chezstar

... because mums all around the world are the same!!! and the annoying things that get on your nerves you sort of miss after a while :) Manchester has a HUGE university population so of course we had to join them on a night out! Lots and Lots of fun - but ...

'Colourful' Manchester!, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

'Colourful' Manchester!

A travel blog entry by kyliept

... Party late this afternoon. It's nice to have a break! All in all, even though I was really looking forward to visiting Manchester, it is probably my least favourite location so far. It reminds me a bit of Melbourne and is certainly a very cultural ...

Instructions - please read, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Instructions - please read

A travel blog entry by phileden

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Hi, So i'm going to try and keep you all up to date on my trip via this website. It should draw my route on a map so you'll know where I am and you'll be able to read any entries I write and see my pics. I don't know how often I will update it, so to ...

Vacines, Injections and lots of Money!, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Vacines, Injections and lots of Money!

A travel blog entry by matthewman1

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We have been having all our damn injections this week, and they aren't cheap. We need three doses of Hep B, japanese encephelitas and rabies, then hep A, typhoid and then we need to get malaria tablets. And as we generally don't get rabies in the ...

Just an update..., Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Just an update...

A travel blog entry by scottnhan

... Woooo a years worth of full time working, with may I add only a weeks holiday, has finally come to an end. I am free for AUS ! This is the start of my holiday. All those mornings where I had to drag myself out of bed have all paid off now as it is ...

Start of my Adventure, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Start of my Adventure

A travel blog entry by duffy_40675

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... to the airport and ploughing through a full english eeewww horrible to watch!  My travels consisted of Baring in mind the luggage I had: Manchester to London Gatwick 9:30 flight (bout an hour) Gatwick to Turin 12:05 flight (bout 2 hours) +1 hour ...

I'm Back, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

I'm Back

A travel blog entry by simonmain1

... in no time.  Due to my lack of intelligence when booking the flight I had managed to land at Heathrow but connect to Manchester through Gatwick so had to get a bus across London.  Obviously a 45 minute bus ride was no problem to the new ...

Day 50 - Can't Get There from Here, Crowden, United Kingdom travel blog

Day 50 - Can't Get There from Here

A travel blog entry by charlief

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Note to self - top navigation tips gleaned from the Standedge to Crowden walk: 1.  Assume nothing 2. Start on the right sheet of the map.  There may be only half a mile on that sheet but that does not mean it will be straightforward!  ...

The perks of travelling alone, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

The perks of travelling alone

A travel blog entry by lisaajane

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... I wanted to see it. So I dropped my bag, and then I did my food shopping. I just wandered then, in search of the Manchester Opera House. Once I found it, I saw a sign that said bookings at Princess Theatre, Oxford Street. So there my trip began in search ...

Day 49 - Misty Morning, Standedge, United Kingdom travel blog

Day 49 - Misty Morning

A travel blog entry by charlief

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Plan B today as everything is shrouded in mist and cloud, and Stoodley Pike is nowhere to be seen! This section between Mankinholes and Standedge fits all my associations with the word "Pennine" - desolate, grey moorland and bog intersected by the M62 ...

Live While We're Young!!, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Live While We're Young!!

A travel blog entry by lisaajane

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Ok so before I start...if you don't like One Direction you can skip this whole entry. Or not...whatever. Ok now back to it! When I woke up this morning, it still didn't seem real that I was going to see One Direction tonight. I mean, the ...

Kick Off, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Kick Off

A travel blog entry by teamrees

After emotional goodbyes to mine and Andrea´s families, packed in jobs, and a quick wedding out of the way, we were on our way. The plan, in as much as there is one, is a week in Tobago to start us off in style. After that, 2 months voluntary work ...

Day 214 - 30 September - Back in the UK Yay, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Day 214 - 30 September - Back in the UK Yay

A travel blog entry by wagaitwanderers

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... concert stadium, a huge rave called The Warehouse Project, a Tory Conference with the Prime Minister and of course the big home game Manchester United and Norwich City.  She didn’t know how to get any Man U tickets and was also not able to ...

Home again!!, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Home again!!

A travel blog entry by quinnlucie

Back home to some really bad ...

Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Manchester

A travel blog entry by rio2dubai

Bon Voyage! See you all in four months. If our travels are anywhere near as enjoyable as our wedding, we may not ...

No Where to Go, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

No Where to Go

A travel blog entry by sparsel

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... overseas you must check out Ireland. I think I will take a break from blogging for now; I will have plenty of time in Manchester waiting for our connecting flight. We will be going to Dublin and might see a few sights we missed on our previous stay so ...

Here we go!, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Here we go!

A travel blog entry by quinnlucie

Ok, so we did mess up our flight times but finally.....world here we ...

Radcliffe 3 - Homeward Bound, Radcliffe, United Kingdom travel blog

Radcliffe 3 - Homeward Bound

A travel blog entry by harryandnorah

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... starts to rain. Touchdown and those words I have come to dread over many years of travelling, "Ladies and Gentlemen, welcome to Manchester". We taxi in through the pouring rain, stroll to reclaim all our bags and then meet Norah’s brother, Donald, ...

Back to the UK…. Again!, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Back to the UK…. Again!

A travel blog entry by shaunandkaren

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... of Old Trafford and the Quays. First stop was Old Trafford Football Stadium, home to Shaun’s beloved premier league team, Manchester United. We went on a behind the scenes tour of the stadium. We went into the seating area, into the dressing rooms, ...

Home Dummy Run, Radcliffe, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Home Dummy Run

A travel blog entry by harryandnorah

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OK - so now its getting closer. This is the start trial of photos from start point home "city", oh yeah - its ...

Ready To Go, Radcliffe,Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Ready To Go

A travel blog entry by harryandnorah

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It's Sunday 2nd September.  All is stored, packed and ready (well - nearly)!!! I have some last minute photos (for nostalgia purposes) and then here we go. Its "coming  - ready or not".  For the time being its "eh up - sitheee lad".  ...

Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom travel blog

Manchester

A travel blog entry by lyse_e

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