Premier Inn Carlisle Central North
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... a little in from the lake, but is considered the major village near each port.
I arrived via train to Windermere, took the bus to Bowness-on-Windermere, walked around for a bit before taking the ferry up to Waterhead. I decided to sit top deck to get the best views and consequently froze all the way up haha. My hostel is at Waterhead and is right on the water front. My room has the most amazing views over the lake.
... the previous castle built 200 metres away,) and enlarged in 1635, it was sacked by Protestants in the later 1600s and left to rot. Almost no-one else there, a very informative ticket seller to fill in the history, we had a great time. Brilliant sunny day too. We were so lucky. We also looked at the foundations of the first castle.
Then drove back along the shore of Solway Firth to another farm camp. Distant echoes of fireworks, this being Guy Fawkes ...
... satnav gets us across the city to the Uni without fuss or drama, with the worst part being the cost of a couple of quid an hour to park! We decide that one hour should be sufficient. Firstly we hunt down Stu's friend Claire in her office, housed at the top of an ancient spiral-staircased tenement on campus, then, after a natter, we head out to find a view of the castle so we can take a selfie. With time running out on the expensive parking ticket, this turns into something of a ...
... levels since giving up smoking (I still am) so I had to pause a number of times up this section. The ground was rocky scree which would very easily lead to a sprained ankle. Not something I wanted happening. By the time I reached the next gate I could see Little Man and the clouds just rolling onto the top, Skiddaw would be climbed through the clouds, there wasn't going to be much of a view from the top. Rounding Little Man I was on the ridge walking up to the summit, ...
... modern times, after Mohammed came up with his own version of a monotheistic religion in the 630s, there were the six or so Crusades which ran on for 150 years, remember them?, beginning in 1095 AD. There’s nothing new under the sun, particularly Europeans fighting Arabs and Persians.)
In the popular imagination Hadrian’s Wall was built strictly as a defensive barrier, to keep the barbarians out. Well, not entirely. Empires didn’t run on ...