Alhambra Court Hotel
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... managed to spot about 15 of them.
We did much walking and criss crossed the old city numerous times. Lunch was spent eating sandwiches at Kings Square drinking "real" lemonade. We had afternoon tea at "Wildes Cafe" where Jeed and I enjoyed a pint of Guinness. We had dinner at a Thai restaurant that evening. We arrived back at the hotel after 9 pm. The further north we travel the longer the days get. Next stop Edinburgh.
Today started off great, we woke up! It really only went one way after that. We had decided to go to Horsham St Faiths this morning. We loaded the car and headed off on the Carman trail again. Driving along the road we were coming up to an island in the middle of the road at the same time as a cyclist. Not wanting to kill the cyclist I swerved to avoid him and hit the high kerb at 30mph. Not good. The front tyre ...
... the shambles, the cafés, pubs, restaurants and lots of shopping. Lunch was at The House of Trembling Madness, an old English pub that was voted the best pub of the year. It has been around basically since drinking began...lol there is so much stuff to look at....all sorts of animals are hung on the walls....it is after all a medieval city that survived through the gory Tudors. There was shopping a plenty. ...
Today we successfully caught the 810 train to York. The train was a pretty neat experience, they waste no time! The tracks went along the coast and it was a beautiful ride, if you could stay awake! Reaching York we walked to our hostel, dropped off our bags and started exploring. We went to the Golden Fleece for lunch (apparently the most haunted place in York) and learnt all about their ...
... went to tuck her daughter in one night and noticed a red ring on her neck (a distinct sign of the plague). Seeing that she then packed and left the house with her husband. They locked the door and painted a red cross on the front - a sign of the plague.
For days apparently, this little girl would scream out and bang at her window. Across from her house was a bustling market, but no one came to her. Next door to her was the York Minster, a huge ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Alhambra Court Hotel York
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