The Wrightington Hotel & Country Club
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... mark the 900th birthday of the Cathedral.
The choir stalls, which were built in 1380, are both beautiful and grotesque. Part of their beauty lies in the delicate high spiky intricate canopy which is perched above the stalls, and part of their grotesqueness lies in the wonderful carvings at the end of each stall, and on the misericords.
Thanks to Google I now know that a misericordia or act of mercy seat was a really clever medieval way of helping the old and ...
With our stay in Crail in Scotland we were able to get a bus into St Andrew's. Known for its famous golf course and university, it also has the ruins of one of the biggest medieval cathedrals in Europe. St Andrew's was beautiful and quite historic. It was also windy and we would imagine probably close to freezing in winter. In order to get to our next major destination (The Lake District) we needed a car. So we took the 3hr bus trip to Edinburgh, saw Jimeoin at the ...
We found a book about the teachings of Buddha in our manchester hotel room. This occupied most of our evening. This morning we went to McDonalds to book our bnb for Barcelona. We had a seriously *************necting to the wifi there and a lady who worked their spent her time trying to help us connect. When we eventually gave up frustrated, we insisted it was ok. It was not ok... She replied with, "no it's not ok... I'll get a manager". Her dedication to helping us, was a really special ...
One of the benefits of living in a city or big town is that if you are feeling restless or bored it is easy to head downtown to enjoy the activity and energy of the many people that congregate there. There is always something new to experience or somewhere new to explore. On Saturday I set off for Manchester to look inside a couple of places that I had not had time to visit before.
The first of these was the Royal Exchange Theatre, which ...
... hire too high for me. So until Roger is feeling well enough to sort out cutting off the seat post and then drilling it out, I will be suffering on a man's seat.
Decided my first 'training' run would be a trip up to see Debs who is suffering at the moment with muscles that are seizing up - been spending too much time sat at the desk on the computer. Great to catch up with her and the news, went ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Wrightington Hotel & Country Club
We got a corporate rate and they have a full gymnasium attached which is free, nice
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