Travel Blogs from Rothbury
... journey, taking in countries I've meant to eat erm
I mean travel but haven't yet got around to plus a whole clutch of bucket list attractions.
Abu Dhabi/Dubai (The fastest Rollercoaster in the world, gold leaf camel burgers etc)
Brasov (Dracula, Libearty)
Naples (Pompeii, Mount Etna, real pizza)
... tablets that have been dug up and from which records of daily life 100 AD have been interpreted..
After another brief Tesco experience we set out from home to Prudhoe castle supposedly within walking distance. After walking for more than an hour and spotting the castle high on the hill we changed our minds and returned taking only a couple of wrong turns and finally solving the problem of the missing bridge!
Friday and we took the local train into the city. ...
We leave Woodbridge and head to the coast visiting a couple of little towns along the way, Pretty scary roads but beautiful countryside. We make our way north and end up in Sunderland for the night which is on the coast. It raining and almost blizzard conditions when we arrive and very difficult to find accommodation, Eventually we get some and then rooms had to change because wifi wouldn't work, Enjoyed some nice fish and chips int he new ...
... met anyone who is not having a short break or a standard holiday stay, whereas in Australia there is always a mix of holiday makers, travellers, grey nomads, itinerant workers and people using the sites as accommodation to make visits to towns for hospital appointments, special events etc.The great distances and small population in most areas of Australia help create a very different usage of camps and lifestyle. It will be interesting to see if this view changes as ...
... how they chose there, without having to worry really as much about the 'message' their clothes might send to men, whereas here most of what they were wearing would be considered an open invitation.
Belinda and Tim took me to dinner with two of their friends and neighbors. Ironically it was an Italian restaurant. Our waiter was Italian too, and when he learned that I had just come from Italy he excitedly asked me (in Italian) if I could speak Italian; I told ...