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... and we had a good laugh over things that had happened recently. After we left them to get their train back home we had a look at the map and decided heading east looked more attractive weather wise. So off we headed to Darlington in Durham. There was a Britstop in the area called the Foresters Arms which described itself as a very friendly local pub. We had heard that before and it hadn't quite lived up to its billing, however this time all ...
... scenic and we get great views of heather covered hill tops in the area. It was a nice change of pace.
We continue on to Allendale and stop for groceries. Allendale is a fair sized village with all the amenities – pubs, inns, restaurants, grocery, doctors, pharmacy shops etc. We are actually staying 1.5 miles down the road in Catton which is a bedroom community of 1 main street, homes, a village green and a ...
... why my relatives moved south.
We went to Durham which is a lovely town with a lot of activity around the historic centre. We wandered up and down the uneven streets of old Durham town which has many old old buildings.
After a late lunch we decided to leave Old Durham Town. Reminds me of a Roger Whittaker song.
We booked into the Premier Inn with free wifi. At least with Premier ...
... into town and walked around! Checked out all the shops but I didn't buy anything cos my cash is going down quick.. I then went to another museum which was cool! I'm really starting to love museums and stuff! After I met up with Adrian (Victorias boyfriend) for a drink! We had a drink and then met up with his work friends for a few more! Eventually Victoria finished ...
... The road took us up over a range of hills (the summit was 2000ft) and the views out over the dales were absolutely spectacular. Being back in the high country was really good for Charlie's soul - he was thrilled to see some tussocks! Part of the road, where Whitfield is, was voted one of Europe's ten most scenic drives. And it really was FAB.
We were heading for a Britstop in Whitfield, on the way to Hexham, and after the ...