Travel Blogs from Melksham
... me is quite taken with the AS but calls time as we near the end. Seeing her reading the book that Helene and Eddie had given us , whilst still in the baths, indicated to me that she'd probably had enough. We set Tim the Pom to direct us to the Royal Crescent here in Bath. We soon arrive at a cobblestoned street running in front of about 30 four storey sandstone terraces with about an acre of lawn in front of it going down a hill. It reminds me of the scene from Oliver when ...
... beauty and history. No trains or tubes, so my poor little left brain gets a
That will end next week however, when I go to a seaside
village near Dublin for 9 days. My friends Lan and Muriel did a housing
exchange recently and so had a contact for me there. I am so grateful though,
that Rosemary has offered her place as my center in the UK, and I can leave ...
... the social/humanitarian issues.
Biddestone is set around a village green, and a duck pond
filled with the flock Rosemary has helped to thrive. One female nests in her
garden every year, and the occasional sickly duck gets carried around in
Rosemary’s pocket until it is strong enough to join the lump of ducklings in
... A flock
of pheasants near the road, their feathers burnished and gleaming, and my first
glimpse of stone fences, and I was hooked.
There have been many times in the past 20 years when the
rural UK was near the top of my travel list. Times when I had vivid dreams, and
woken up feeling I’d already been there. Only recently, when my love affair
with Italy consumed me, did I forget my curiosity about the North. It’s ...
... work, taking week off on sick leave...making it easier for her to be replaced at school for the week. Looking like I may go straight there from airport but will wait and see. Marg not much support to Heath over week she was with mum...no phoning or visit...but Heath still going over on Saturday with regular phone calls.....was hard for her but somehow she managed and knows she can and will do whatever needed. Finally headed off at 10.30am ...