Elton Guest House
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I'm struggling with sleep. I always do when I travel to England but normally I can sleep it off by ruining a day or two. But this time I can't really do that. Being constantly on the move and having to carry a backpack while exhausted is not as easy. Plus Dan has already made me run with my backpack on. What an awful moment! Not to mention my shoelace came undone. So obviously I was going to fall to my death. (Only ...
... That or I’m just a fricken Rockstar! Lol! Only kidding! I know my mom’s eyes just rolled, and she said, and I quote, “No you’re not!” Got ya on that one mom. :*
Well I woke up packed up my life and hauled my butt down to my pick up location for work. Phew, just in the nick of time! Martin and Mark (two gentlemen I work for/with) are a great set of guys (Yes I repeated it, because once wasn’t enough). They brought me coffee, lunch, ...
Denise at Gates travel said she'd get back to me with potential deals for hotel and flights. that was on Saturday, it is now Tuesday and she's not got back to me yet. I so want to get this holiday booked so that I can start planning. I'll ring her tomorrow. In the meantime, I've spoken to three other travel agents, all of whom are checking hotel prices and ...
... be only a matter of time now. Very sad...
Jim and I went to North Yorshire for the first day of thevTour de France. Stayed Friday night near Leyburn and were able to get our chairs right at the front of a temporary fence on the edge of town on a corner ... plenty of space to hang our huge Eagles flag and Aussie flag. Arrived at 9am, so we could park in a field about 2 kms from town!!! ...
... They were leaving the Lakes that day so somewhat of a coincidence - again. Turns out another of the congregation has a niece in Remuera - a small world indeed! We got our walking gear together and headed off to park up (you pay for all parking here) and walk past Grasmere lake (our favourite spot in the world) and up Loughrigg fell. Guy and Sam scampered off at the front of the party and he only went on a lead (Sam that is!) when sheep or cows were around ...
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