Travel Blogs from Cranage
... we head out to explore.
We just got back from walking around the area near our apartment. We had dinner and the hostess recognized our accents and told us that she has family in Alberta and it turned out that our waitress was from Ontario!!! We needed a travel adaptor for the computer and met the nicest guy ever at the Apple store. He even looked up an ...
... and sights in England. Nicolette collected her skills in a few games of pool as she managed to show me up a few games. Can’t win em all I guess :P We fell asleep watching the most fantastic movie in the world on her iPad. It was called Mama Mia, and she suggested it saying it was her favorite. I must add, that took so much for me not to jump out the window from the third floor. What a terrible musical! LOL
I could have strung a few disrespectful kids ...
... It took longer than planned because of the trail signs being difficult to following in places and with panniers on it is near impossible to get a bike through the gates on trails that have been put in to stop motorbikes. We are rethinking the pannier bags for the rest of our ride through the UK. We are considering cutting down to one each and sending the others through to meet us in Copenhagen. The next few days we are in and around ...
... and the first thurs of every month - all of the bells are tuned to a specific note, they are upside down, the tallest bells in the UK -building of the church began in 1904 and took over 80 years to complete - after three straight days of bombing, in one week Liverpool was processing 86,000 tons of incoming cargo and by a month was back to full capacity despite the bombing - the cavern club was demolished and then rebuilt in the 80's using archeology style ...
... day of driving today (Dan didn't realize how long) to Manchester, but we were able to see our last garden, Stourhead, less than an hour away. I hadn't heard of it or a lot of the gardens we visited until I read about them in the National Trust guidebook, but it is well known in England as a landscape garden designed around a large manmade lake in the 1700's. We skipped the house and walked the 2 mile loop around the lake, which was very beautiful. ...
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- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking