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Main aim for today is to have a lovely Sunday lunch for Mother's Day - we are two weeks late but I never got my proper roast so I'm insisting on it now. And Nana's here too so it all fits perfectly. Had a very civilised breakfast of crumpets/cereal etc, not our usual bacon/egg sandwiches or fry up but I'm sure we'll get to that.
Set off quite early for us, out the house by about half ten. Stopped off at Rheged to pick up an Easter activities brochure but they had run out so ...
After months of walking all over the place it was time to meet and see if I could keep up with seasoned Macmillan walkers in the Lake District. We walked the Fairfield Horseshoe which is an incredible walk. I had such a good time with lovely people and now can't wait to tackle the Himalayas! Nepal here I come! ...
This final stop was incredible. Exploring what's left of Hadrian's Wall and the Roman Forts was an amazing experience. It was so easy to imagine what life would have been like in those very buildings. The Roman's sure were a clever lot. They thought of the most amazing things like underfloor heating systems and made the most beautiful pottery and tools. They definitely brought civilization with them when they arrived here. ...
... to the hostel and asked some guys about the best trip to do around the lakes district. They were a bit shocked that we only had a day and weren't planning and super hectic hikes, but gave us good advice all the same, much better than the receptionist Jugita who thought Windemere wasn't worth visiting, and the weather wasn't ...
With tongue firmly in cheek, Stedman called this day a recovery day, as the gradients were less steep and after all what's an extra 8km between friends. After some pfaffing about we started walking in light rain by 0925 hr and quickly crossed the railway and the M6 motorway. We were doing well until a small navigational error near Oddendale, meant that we took the wrong trail across the moor. After a bit of head scratching, map reading and peering ...
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