The Green Dragon Hotel
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... night and I was asleep but 8.30! Today was a shorter walk with several medium climbs across moors of Heather which is now flowering and really beginning to stand out against the ground. Once again it was dry underfoot, though paving stones much of the way were ******* the feet, particularly after yesterday and unfortunately I have a couple of blisters returning. We had out first glimpses of the North Sea a few times today as we went up and down along the ridges ...
... not enough of it. It was an apple sorbet ice, topped with a wonderful cinnamon granola and topped with a tiny green apple made of pastry cream. It was not to sweet and just lovely in terms of both flavor and texture. However, they embellished the dish by serving it in a glass container shaped like a genie's lamp into which dry ice was placed so that it smoked and seemed to simmer at the dinner table. It was very cool, but a ...
... by then we were nearly back in Keswick, so Gregg's it was for a sausage roll, a shared chicken baguette (last one left!) and a cream cake. NOW it was time to battle the hill back up to the site......... After much huffing and puffing we arrived at the top triumphant, legs burning after walking about 12 miles, collapsed in a heap with a beer, well it was 4.30pm. Spent our last evening watching a good film and chilling ...
... the centre and have a wander then tea. Chips and a variety of accompaniments later, consumed sitting on a bench in the town centre with a wooden fork, delllllicious, it was back to the campsite. It has clouded over tonight and the wind has got up, not sitting out tonight, so Howard and Debs went back to their tent to watch a bit of Bake Off and we went back to the van for a film. Think it's going rain tomorrow ...
... a slice of cake. Back on the trail again this time dropping on to the shore line of Derwentwater where Meg the dog was in here element coz she could have a swim in the lake. Spent another hour or so wandering along the shore before arriving back into Keswick where we stopped for a cuppa tea, Howard had cake, we were good :-) . Wandered through the high street popping in a few shops, Meg got a new toy and treats from her favourite doggy shop and we got sweeties ( ...
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