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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
TripAdvisor Reviews Staffield Hall Kirkoswald
Travel Blogs from Kirkoswald
... the elegance of it, but we owned our sweatshirts and flannel and shifted into fancy meal mode. The service was impeccable, and the portions were perfect and the atmosphere was almost distracting. I kept looking around at everything and taking it all in.
The hotel itself, The Lord Crewe Arms, is the oldest building in Blanchland, and it used to be the abbey, built in 1165. 1165!!! It had been knocked down, and rebuilt using the same ...
... guy sets up this signpost with 1 mile to the end of the HWP so walkers are pretty happy and in good moods, he asks them where they are from as anyone passes then races over changes his sign, takes their photo and expects a 'donation'. He is a bit of a local character. Originally his donations went to the church building fund so the local authorities sort of turned a blind eye to his enterprise but over time the church fund has long ...
... and the walk became more remote. A lot of walking directly through farmers fields amongst the sheep and cows. This required using stiles in order to keep the livestock in their fields (who knew?) The first stiles we encountered were adorable. We took photos, videos, etc - something new and exciting for our walk. There were different types of stiles: - the spring loaded push your way to get in, move to the side, let the gate close, then get out type of stile - the grab the tall ...
... yesterday) is very imposing and dominates the skyline of the city but I won't go on too much as I revisit Carlisle tomorrow before I head off to Belfast.
I do like a shadow shot. Proves to me I'm up and on the path early and that I'm heading in the right direction. That's double good when there's about 30 km to cover in the day.
On the outskirts of the city I took the 'story' photo. There is a story behind the story, any ...
A stop over on our journey back in the beautiful Lake District. This site was ideal as just a short run off the M6. Lovely relatively small site with fairly old facilities but they were kept nice and clean. Plenty of walks available from the site. Beautiful views from the ...