Langley Castle Hotel
Travel Blogs from Hexham
... Perfect for a walk! We go out about 1 ½ miles to a good view point. The vales below are sunny and inviting with their patchwork of stone walls and green pastures filled with sheep and cows. Up where we are is moor country. It is wet and spongy. Lots of puddles from recent rains and heather coming into bloom. We flush several flocks of birds which we think are a fairly rare black grouse. This must have been the ...
... 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 ...
... hold up your badminton net for you just felt so...well... Durham.
On Thursday we also enjoyed a visit to Durham's Oriental Museum, which contains a really nice collection of artifacts from across Asia. From Egypt to India, Japan to Borneo the museum has an extremely well presented set of artifacts. While a small museum it definitely punches above its weight in terms of presentation, professionalism and information. There are also different fun costumes you can ...
Well, the incredible weather has finally broken. We had quite a bit of rain overnight, and today we've had occasional showers (occasionally) all day - fortunately mostly when we've been driving. We drove through the village of Coniston, and then our morning tea stop was Hawkshead - a beautiful little village full of whitewashed houses and the most striking multicoloured hanging baskets full of begonias.
Then via Ambleside and ...
Another scorching day and after nice breakfast on balcony (our living room these days!) start the packing. Dad popped over and sounding more confident about his house move proceeding. Have pizza/pasta rake away from piccolo which as good and try to get early night given that taxi is booked at ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility