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Travel Blogs from Skipton
... men fly fishing in the river
and there were children playing all over the place.
The lanes around the village close by are very narrow as
they are in every village. One issue we
have had is the lack of anywhere to park the motorhome so that we can get out
and have a look at what they have to offer.
All the drivers we have encountered though have been so friendly and
courteous, waving us through in tight spots.
As we came around ...
... in this part of the country the lovely romantic country lanes are very narrow and have lovely dry-stone walls both sides which you would not like to hit or scrape - so when a car approaches it is only by some miracle that a successful passing is accomplished.
Our first night here was so peaceful and quiet - the only sound to be heard was the sighing of the buttercups in the fields outside. It gets semi-dark by about 10.00pm and the daylight appears about ...
... br> We said our goodbyes as most of us were leaving for other travel the next day.
Gillies and I went by taxi to JFK airport for our overnight flight to Manchester arriving there at 7.00am the next day. We picked up the hire car(Vauxhall Astra) at the airport and drove straight away to a village called Wentworth. This was made possible by using our Tom Tom - it would have been a hair-raising experience without this amazing device.
... most of this all herself, one very clever lady.
Everyone headed up to a pub called the Cow and Calf which is close to the moor where the photos will be taken and got to meet each other and had a meal. Some were staying there but we headed off to our rather nice little campsite on the other side of Ilkley overlooking a valley. Big day to morrow so we are hoping for a day like today but unfortunately rain and thunderstorms are predicted all day. Fingers crossed it doesn't ...
Skipton was a nice english experience. Skipton is a lovely place,quiet small and a little bit eery.We stayed at Dahlias dads house on a steep hill.I definitely saw more from Skipton than from Blackpool.But I still felt a little bit overtired.We went out a few times. Skipton is a nice little place were you can find lovely pubs,good restaurants and interesting shops.One of the pubs we went to was the cock and bottle ...