Rock Mill Holiday Homes

Christon Bank, Alnwick, NE66 b1340, Alnwick, Northumberland, England, NE66 3HA, United Kingdom | Hotel
 

Travel Blogs from Alnwick

Day Twenty Five (20.55 miles... cum 477.8)

A travel blog entry by jogling-noyes

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We woke to glorious sunshine and a day of good walking ahead of us. Probably the only frustration of the day was the start- getting out of Jedburgh, which involved a three mile road march to rejoin Dere Street, as per yesterday. As an echo of the old Monty Python joke, you can say what you like about the ancient Romans, but they did know how to build roads: straight ones at that. As a walker, especially in difficult country, this is bliss.. no ...

A pleasant stay in Amble

A travel blog entry by jordansgo

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... up river and take a look at Warkworth Castle - the Percy family's (Earls of Northumberland) second castle - if that was the 2nd the 1st must be pretty impressive (Alnwick!). We then caught a bus in to Alnwick to visit the Gardens. They were established quite recently by the current Earl's wife. Very structured but still quite special with amazing sculptural greenery and water sculptures - and a bamboo labyrinth and a fantastic "Poison Garden" ...

Castle madness!

A travel blog entry by rangaphil

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... home, mainly the library and halls, but we were unable to take photos. The rooms are exactly what you would imagine, towering shelves filled with old books, portraits of all of the dukes and family members, swords and armour, a 60” flat screen TV and of course, a fooseball table....because why not!! Also, there were events for children (with groups being split into ...

Alnwick Castle

A travel blog entry by havingfun

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... fully encosed castle. Kinda the best of both worlds. Graham asked if we could buy this one when we win the lottery. Ha! Not only did they provide tours of the castle staterooms but also tours of the history of the castle, the weaponry used to defend the castle, it is very close to the Scottish boarder, and tours of and about the filming they were doing in and around the castle for the movies. After we finished the history tour ...

Alnwick

A travel blog entry by clarkgoshawk

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... they now give 'broomstick flying' lessons to little kids. Pretty cool.

Also at the castle, they were putting on a Birds of Prey demonstration. We watched a cool demonstration of a Hawk, an Owl and a Falcon, showing their hunting ability.

Enjoy,
Clark
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This hotel, located on Christon Bank, Alnwick, NE66 b1340, Alnwick, is near Dunstanburgh Castle and Howick Hall.
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