The Menzies Mickleover Court
Travel Blogs from Derby
Up and ready and another bright and sunny and warm day - short sleeves all day - enjoyed very much - good as the weather reports for London for the while, do not look promising, unless we can take this sunshine with us. It is funny because we were warned that it would probably be colder as we were headed north. No complaints from us!! I just looked …
Up and off at the usual 9:30 - dull day today and a little rain threatened. We have our rain jackets and think that because of that we will not get rain - well it worked when we took umbrellas before!!
We drove through some of the villages we went through yesterday and on to Chestwell House, which is owned by the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire …
Up and ready for the 9:30 start. We were off with a local tour guide on our day through the Derby countryside. We were given tons of information about the area and about famous people who may have been born, lived, worked in these areas. There was so much to remember, and my head was working on overload and so much so that I am finding it difficult …
Today was the warmest day yet! Probably 17C! That meant we were going to take an outdoor adventure for sure! We walked to and from the gym to enjoy the sun. After the gym and getting ready we decided to go to Stafford castle. The castle was about a 2 mile walk down a foot path. The foot path starts right behind our apartment so it was an easy way to get there. The walking path was full of families and people walking their dogs. We walked past a ...
... He was very grateful and so was his wife. She looked a little uneasy so I assumed she wasn't comfortable flying. While I was getting off the plane and was in the customs line, the couple again shade their appreciation for me switching seats with them. I told them it wasn't a problem. And finally while we were collecting our bags and I helped them figure out which carousel our luggage was on, they came over and gave me a bottle of champagne that they had purchased ...
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