Travel Blogs from Leeds
So here is our super vague plan for the first few months of travel. The aim is to avoid air travel as much as possible!
7th November - fly into Bangkok, Thailand. Hang out for a few days in the city before spending a relaxing week on the beach near Koh Chang. Then back to Bangkok to hire a card and head north ...
Checked into our Uber Modern B&B in the old walled city of York. The friendly owner has gone all out in redecorating our room in a Japanese theme and electronics and buttons galore (press button shower, smart 3D TV, silent fridge etc). The old city has a myriad of narrow winding streets and 14th century houses and, of course Minster Cathedral, a sprawling example of a 13th century ...
... our conversations from the previous night, before wandering into the ruins of an abandoned Abbey. The ruins were yet another wonderful backdrop for picture taking.
Next to the ruins lies the York History Museum, which gives an overview of York's history from the dinosaurs to the Tudors. The museum featured a number of interesting artifacts, and is so far the best presented museum in York in my mind. The city of York was originally ...
...apart from my own of course... I have a few travel blogs that have inspired and informed me before our trip! http://gellipower.wordpress.com Gelli Power This blog is wrtten by my second cousin (once removed? twice removed? anyway...) documenting her 6 months living in the wilds of Wales. Their lifestyle could not be more back to basics but is so …
Left York this morning on our way to Cambridge. First stop Sherwood Forest, the home of my childhood hero Robin Hood. My favourite was Richard Green and I used to race home from school to watch the black and white TV show. Walking through what is left of the forest to the Major Oak, reputed to be the area of Robin Hoods hideout, was brilliant. I could just ...
Other places to stay in Leeds
Hunslet, Leeds | 3 star hotelfrom $76
- Terrible experience for business travel
- Good location and price
- Great base for weekend in Leeds
Armley, Leeds | 3 star hotelfrom $80
- 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 $90
Leeds City Centre, Leeds | 4 star hotelfrom $108
- Superb & Central
- Super Hotel - Ideal for weekend break
- Hard to find but worth the effort
City & Holbeck, Leeds | 4 star hotelfrom $95
- Make sure you don't get room 309!
- Very Impressed
Wortley, Leeds | 3 star hotelfrom $75
- Lovely Hotel
- Not bad at all!
- Great Hotel
City & Holbeck, Leeds | 3 star hotelfrom $81
- It's OK
- Excellent Stay
- Disappointed from Manchester
City & Holbeck, Leeds | 4 star hotelfrom $88
- Modern Spacious central hotel
Chapeltown, Leeds | 4 star hotelfrom $104
- The management were superb
- Clean & modern hotel, great location
City & Holbeck, Leeds | 3 star hotelfrom $96
- It put a 'Damp'ner on the weekend
- Great weekend in Leeds
Hunslet, Leeds | 3 star hotelfrom $66
Hyde Park, Leeds | 2 star hotelfrom $72
Weetwood, Leeds | 3 star hotelfrom $99
Leeds City Centre, Leeds | 3 star hotelfrom $85
- Overpriced and undermaintained
Otley & Wharfedale, Leeds | 3 star hotelfrom $78
University, Leeds | 2 star hotelfrom $48
University, Leeds | 4 star hotelfrom $75
Whinmoor, Leeds | 2 star hotelfrom $60
Weetwood, Leeds | 4 star hotelfrom $92
Tingley, Leeds | 3 star hotelfrom $87
Leeds City Centre, Leeds | 2 star hotelfrom $51
Leeds City Centre, Leeds | 4 star hotelfrom $77
Halton, Leeds | 4 star hotelfrom $136
- High quality hotel
- Spectacular - Best in the UK if not beyond
Holbeck, Leeds | 3 star hotelfrom $121
- Suite no so sweet!
- Very classy indeed
City & Holbeck, Leeds | Hotelfrom $28
City & Holbeck, Leeds | Hotelfrom $59