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Travel Blogs from Rochdale
... to catch up with my cousin John and his fiancÚ Jane
and John’s son Chris and of course Mary, mother of the bride.
The next day we moved off to have a look at Bolton Abbey and
the priory ruins which are close to Ilkley.
What an amazing area that is and well worth a visit. It is an area of walks, historic buildings,
picnic and bbq areas, a river with medieval stepping stones across it and many
other interesting places. We spotted a ...
The first thing that is so amazing about driving through the English countryside is the lush green fields and trees, the beautiful hedgerows on the roadsides blooming with Queen Anne lace, buttercups, poppies and grasses - there is also an abundance of wildlife including little rabbits, hedgehogs, field mice etc.
We made our way to a bed and breakfast on a farm near Bolton Abbey, Skipton. This is a converted stone barn and is exceedingly comfortable. Of ...
From the minute we arrived onstage at Carnegie Hall for the dress rehearsal we knew it was going to be fantastic. Adelaide HarmonyChoir was joined by 4 choirs from the USA - one was a high school in New York.
The New World Symphony orchestra was brilliant as were the soloists for the Mozart piece. An hour later and we were free to find a meal before returning to the dressing room by 7.30. Gillies and I had arranged to meet with ...
... an hour writing down word for word everything that needs to be input regarding the business - starting with ...Switch on the computer. Phew!! I didn't realise till I did this how much work I actually do!!!
Well better go and do a final check - next time you hear from me I will be either checking in on my flight or in Canada....woohooooo!!!
... sunny Friday afternoon it was packed inside and out. We figured we’d
have to stand but then I went up the little staircase and found lots of little
nooks that were free, so we went up and sat there by the window watching the
beer garden below and all the frivolity. The pints there are served in plastic –
I guess it gets a bit rowdy at times…we found that it does take away a little
from the experience, but it’s a small price to ...