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... for Guy Fawkes day. For anyone unfamiliar, a dude named Guy Fawkes tried to blow up parliament in 1605 and failed. To celebrate his torture and execution, the people lit bonfires and the tradition has continued through the years. It's a bit odd, but then again so is Thanksgiving to the British. So anyway, we saw a huge bonfire and fireworks last night.
If anyone is wondering the weather is mid 50's and rain. Everyday. Really, it doesn't change. That just about covers it for now. ...
... feeling going to somewhere that you can't really imagine! I've looked at pictures for months of Vietnam and can't believe we will be there this time tomorrow! First stop is Ho Chi Minh city (formerly Saigon) which by all accounts sounds mental! I'm a bit concerned I may get run over crossing the road! There are even tips online of the best way ...
I found the old-fashioned merry-go-round in the market square and I had my first experience of Hot Roasted Chestnuts in a paper bag - I was very happy!!! I sat and ate them while watching the merry-go-round kids' fun! :-)
Overall, I was put off by the commercial nature of York, although I do understand that everyone has to make money somehow. I wasn't there long enough to get through that veneer and find ...
... and suggested some nearby places listed in our book. So about 11-30am we set out to find Five Rise Locks which was about 10 miles away near the town of Bingley. This is on the Leeds/Liverpool canal which urns between those two cities for over 100 miles. Canals were once the truck routes in England taking raw materials from ports like Liverpool and then returning manufactured goods from industrial cities like Leeds. After some driving around and finally asking ...
... the processional stone avenue that leads to the circle. Whilst we're looking at these a van manages to come too close to the Citroen's drivers side mirror and clouts it, and then continues without stopping. Luckily there's no damage done apart from the loud bang that made us jump. It's just a few hundred yards into Avebury - the stone circle lies right in the centre - and rather than follow the signs for tourists we pull into the car park of The Red Lion pub as it ...
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