The Earl of Doncaster
Travel Blogs from Doncaster
Yesterday we took a drive to Torksey to see the canal and the lock. There was very little movement on the canal. Took a wander up the side of the bank to have a look. Did get to see two little boats go through the lock together. I forgot my camera so no pictures of the ...
... It was fascinating. The history, the architecture. It is beautiful preserved (some of it has been restored). They have it furnished with replica furniture of the period from when the house was at its prime. This evening I got to meet Grandma's brother, as we went for dinner at their ...
... in. I can't believe how quickly it comes in, and how far in comes in from. As we were walking back there was sea mist forming, which was quite a sight (although my photos of it didn't work out). Stopped for fish and chips for lunch. We picked the wrong time as the first few places were full up. Eventually we found a place with a free table. The fish was a bit different to what we get back home, but it was really nice. (Haddock I think it was). We walked back towards ...
... Leona's old stomping ground the local student bar/pub then walked it off wandering through the botanical gardens.
That evening Zarah and I thought we would treat our tour guides to an Aussie speciality....a BBQ. We showed them how it was done...put a few snags on and introduced them to the old nutritious sausage and bread meal...Leona was confused when we put her sausage diagonally, but overall we got a thumbs up from the ...
... roast for dinner. This was very yummy, although as per usual Noah didn't appreciate much of it. It's a good thing they have bananas here because that's the main thing Noah seems to eat! While I made dinner, Josh took Noah down to the yard for a play. It's so nice to have so much room! Most nights since we've been here, we think we'll watch a movie... And most nights we fall asleep after about half an hour... Tonight was no different. :-) Nigh-night..! ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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