Travel Blogs from Leicester
... had a 10am meeting in Theddingworth. We met her contact, Ginny Beeby, and she showed us into and around the local church (that dates back to the 1200's). While Sheila and her looked over records and such, I made myself busy taking about 20 pictures of the church and its surroundings. Sheila has found church records of family members being both baptized ...
We walked to get breakfast - Dave didn't come - and then drove to the Games Workshop headquarters after packing and loading the car. The place was just amazing and even though there weren't many people there Dave was in Seventh Heaven. We left him there and walked along the canal to find Sainsburys to use the automatic teller. A lovely walk and we saw lots of canal boats. We achieved our aim and were headed back when ...
... whose name I could not squeez into the title (done in order of meeting, so Louise was the last - but by no means least). Louise was having a late sunny lunch by Bull Point. Wish we could have chatted longer about all the adventure stuff you do with the youngsters too.
Weasel, I met near Millook. what a way to go around the South West Coast Path. With your dog and living off the land where you can. Sounds idyllic. I will be ...
... feel this morning. The clouds were heavy but we made it to a mooring before the rain set in.
Thursday - Crick
miles - 11
locks - 13
tunnels - 2
A busy day ahead, 6 locks and a tunnel, another 7 locks and another tunnel. Still, the day is dry if somewhat overcast. There were two boats waiting to go up the locks at Braunston this morning and another boat (with Dave on board) then us. So we had a bit of a wait then it ...
... travel tunes. Kodaline mostly. I hope I meet some top people for socialising in the 4 bed carriage of dreams, don't let me down. And don't rape me.
Plans after that will be winged like a true traveller.
Currently putting some more tunes in the music player for staring out into the desert as we chug past, looking deep and musing. Cause I'm quite deep y'see.