Queens Head Hotel
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... to ignore the GPS and follow the "coast route" signs. A bit of a misnomer as the road is enticingly close to the coast, but not close enough to see anything - fog notwithstanding. We stopped for a late lunch beside the river at Amble, which seems an interesting place to explore - but we had a pending rendezvous with a ship. Twas a rather noisy roadside lunch, but Sandra spotted a couple of deer on the other side ...
Long time no blog!
Been meaning to do this since we got back....
Along the way on our travels we saw some really funny, unfortunate and just plain weird signs, pictures and just generally hillarious translations.
We thought you might get some amusement of them too so have upload here for your perusal. You'll have to click into pictures to see them.
Faye & Brian
It started raining early, and pretty much rained on and off most of today. The first part of the walk had us trekking out of the city, and we remained in the suburbs and along busy roads for most of the morning. Where the path is supposed to finally turn off and get less congested (yeah!), we found that the route was closed (ugh), so had to stay along the the busy roads for a bit longer. Finally we veered off into an area that was away from the road. Let ...
... Newcastle we stopped at a Tesco to see if we could get some Milo, but didn't have any luck. I did make the mistake of asking a staff member for some help, which actually caused me a big delay as she was so super helpful that she wanted to walk down every aisle looking for it. As she had no idea what Milo was or what it looked like it took her twice as long as if I had just done this myself. She was trying to be so helpful though that I felt I had ...
... you might just be a part of Group X. REALLY!
There is a dungeon display here with some pretty unpleasant sights. I took no pictures of those. If you've seen one Iron Maiden, you've seen them all...except, seen from the wrong angle, you're probably not seeing anything anymore. Nasty invention.
The owner also seems to have an interest in musical instruments. We first saw the trombone in the Edward I ...
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