Travel Blogs from Leeds
... not appear dripping from any of them :( we also visited Bakewell to sample a Bakewell pudding (yes it's different from a Bakewell tart).
Today we said goodbye to our wonderful hosts and drove into York to catch the train back to London. The Viking museum of Jorvik is fascinating and the 'Shambles' is unbelievably quaint and cute.
Tomorrow I get to experience the great British railway system up close and we will be visiting Kings Cross station and Platform nine and three quarters ...
Docked around 7.30am. Were walking around the Promenade deck as the ship was coming into port and saw dolphins swimming off the bow of the boat, we the saw them on each side of the ship as we continued walking around the deck. After breakfast we disembarked the ship at about 9am, we quickly signed up for a round the island mini us your ...
Last day in London so wake up, ****, shower and shave. Had enough breakfast to feed a small family, then Tina and I headed to the airport to pick up the hire car. Now I never was one to have car posters on the wall as a kid and even now see them as being a means to an end. But not today ...
... but wonder whether Kramer was subtly criticizing the conformity of orthodox practice.
Following a mind expanding visit to the art gallery I finally met up with Pippa, who took me to one of Leed's biggest and newest shopping malls. We snacked on muffins at her favorite muffin place before taking a bit more time to explore the downtown, including Leed's giant indoor flea market.
Later on we caught the bus to Meanwood, about thirty minutes outside ...
... trip was relaxing, beautiful countryside. Arrived in Berlin train station caught taxi to our motel Melia,, was upgraded to the 7th floor, very nice room, settled in and went down to the motel bar for a few drinks, sat outside, weather was beautiful, had tapas for nibbles, chorizo sausages, potato dumplings and calamari. Went for a walk around the corner found a Italian restaurant, had schnitzel for tea. 18th August, Sunday Patsys birthday, up early to breaky, breakfast ...
Other places to stay in Leeds
Hunslet, Leeds | 3 star hotelfrom $87
- Terrible experience for business travel
- Good location and price
- Great base for weekend in Leeds
Armley, Leeds | 3 star hotelfrom $87
- Good value, little to fault
- False economy if you plan to go into the centre
- My Second Stay - Some Better Some Worse
Leeds City Centre, Leeds | 4 star hotelfrom $113
Leeds City Centre, Leeds | 4 star hotelfrom $126
- Superb & Central
- Super Hotel - Ideal for weekend break
- Hard to find but worth the effort
City & Holbeck, Leeds | 4 star hotelfrom $109
- Make sure you don't get room 309!
- Very Impressed
Wortley, Leeds | 3 star hotelfrom $81
- Lovely Hotel
- Not bad at all!
- Great Hotel
City & Holbeck, Leeds | 3 star hotelfrom $97
- It's OK
- Excellent Stay
- Disappointed from Manchester
City & Holbeck, Leeds | 4 star hotelfrom $98
- Modern Spacious central hotel
Chapeltown, Leeds | 4 star hotelfrom $114
- The management were superb
- Clean & modern hotel, great location
City & Holbeck, Leeds | 3 star hotelfrom $105
- It put a 'Damp'ner on the weekend
- Great weekend in Leeds
Hunslet, Leeds | 3 star hotelfrom $71
Hyde Park, Leeds | 2 star hotelfrom $89
Weetwood, Leeds | 3 star hotelfrom $98
Leeds City Centre, Leeds | 3 star hotelfrom $83
- Overpriced and undermaintained
Otley & Wharfedale, Leeds | 3 star hotelfrom $92
University, Leeds | 2 star hotelfrom $57
University, Leeds | 4 star hotelfrom $97
Whinmoor, Leeds | 2 star hotelfrom $64
Weetwood, Leeds | 4 star hotelfrom $103
Tingley, Leeds | 3 star hotelfrom $92
Leeds City Centre, Leeds | 2 star hotelfrom $57
Leeds City Centre, Leeds | 4 star hotelfrom $87
Halton, Leeds | 4 star hotelfrom $169
- High quality hotel
- Spectacular - Best in the UK if not beyond
Holbeck, Leeds | 3 star hotelfrom $147
- Suite no so sweet!
- Very classy indeed
City & Holbeck, Leeds | Hotelfrom $34
City & Holbeck, Leeds | Hotelfrom $61