Hollin Hall Hotel
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... 105 acre gardens. Naturally, Avery and I felt right at home and exhibited our most bourgeois behavior while touring the place. We also learned it was the setting for the Keira Knightley Pride and Prejudice 2005 film. Here is a video summary slide show and a bunch of pictures from the ...
... polish beer (shout-out to the ancestors!).
The following weekend Avery and I met up with some of her classmates to stop by the 41st annual Steel City Beer and Cider Festival at the nearby Kelham Island Museum. (Note: Sheffield used to be a huge steel manufacturer and most of it was produced in Kelham Island). There was even a live band (of the brass and horns variety) that played the Jurassic Park theme song. Weird, but awesome.
Lastly, we attended a festival ...
... believe everyone is in your life for a reason so I will be forever grateful for those that I have met on my travels and I hope to remain in contact with a lot of them as I do with those at 'home'. The harsh reality of travelling though, is that unfortunately relationships with 'home' aren’t the same – people can say nothing will change and sure when you return to reality it will be exactly how you left it ...
We spent one night in Congleton, before doing a long flight of locks. We were lucky with these as lots of boats were coming in the opposite direction, which meant we were able to pass one between each lock and find the next lock ready to drive into. Mostly we didn't even have to shut it up after ourselves as there was a boat waiting to come in. This build up of boats had happened because a car had run into a barrier at a swing ...
To round off the day yesterday, I was just putting the hatch covers down when I heard the distinctive sound of the coal boat coming. I looked out and sure enough I could see it coming towards us. I told Bryan and he came out and hailed the boat which pulled up alongside us and we bought 135 litres of diesel. The last time we topped up our fuel was when going into Alvechurch Marina in the middle of April.
We set off ...