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Travel Blogs from Harrogate
... visit. After our visit we walked to Betty's to have cake and tea. Unfortunately there was a very long queue. David and I don't do queues and peering through the windows it just looked like everyone was crammed on top of each other. Personally I prefer Fortnum and Masons Diamond Jubilee Tea Room. We spent the rest of the day walking up and down the various lanes window shopping and then had a very pleasant walk back along the river and got back just before the ...
... to see coming down the river at some speed? Not for the faint hearted.
We have been so lucky with the weather on the different stretches of tidal rivers we have encountered so far on this trip. Sunny, light winds and no rain, it would be a whole different ball game in wet and windy conditions.
Y Knot is first out of the starting gate, remembering a tip from a local boater, "don't ...
Very relaxing evening in the pub with John and Vanessa catching up on what we had both been doing for the last 10 days. They had a good trip down to Sheffield after we left them and then up to Leeds where John used to work before he retired!
Another sunny day for our 3 hour trip from Beale Lock up to Selby, via The River Aire, and The Selby Canal. We had heard ...
... us", runs around with jerry cans collecting diesel from the distributors across the road and then fills up the two boats, oh well, back to "canaltime"!! There could have been worse places to stop and while away some time, as you may see from the photo.
Another glorious day in the sunshine and a fairly short trip on The River Aire to our overnight stop at Beale Lock.
... the visit. You will find on all days the following: 1) A timeline at the top of the blog page with all the days of the trip 2) A map of each day showing where we will be visiting 3) A pre-blog. Information as known before the start of the trip. If you are reading this before the trip, it will be updated daily as we know more and get closer to the day of departure 4) Live Blog. This is the bit that ...
Other places to stay in Harrogate
Kings Road, Harrogate | 4 star hotelfrom $86
- Found the hotel to be a little outdated.
- Hotel better than expected.
Ripon Road, Harrogate | 4 star hotelfrom $155
- Fantastic stay
- Lovely hotel - lived up to it's name.
- Rubbish - my worst hotel overnight stay yet
Swan Road, Harrogate | 3 star hotelfrom $130
- Old World Charm
- Great Value, Great Service
Crown Place, Harrogate | Hotelfrom $129
- Desperately in need of a face lift
- I won't be back.....
- Beware unless you like mold and gloom (Insight Tour)
1 Ripon Road, Harrogate | 3 star hotelfrom $98
Ripon Road, Harrogate | 3 star hotelfrom $113
11 - 19 Kings Rd, Harrogate | 4 star hotelfrom $82
- Liked the small details - guest sausage, wide range of jams and the postcard whe
- Simply Brilliant..
Prospect Place, Harrogate | 3 star hotelfrom $105
- Excellent value
- Bridal buyers weekend.
- Great shower !
Queen Building, Harrogate | Hotelfrom $118
Rudding Park, Harrogate | Hotelfrom $208
- Wonderful place to stay
Hornbeam Park Avenue , Harrogate | Hotelfrom $117
3 - 13 Swan Rd, Harrogate | 3 star hotelfrom $102
Franklin Mount, Harrogate | 3 star hotelfrom $114
28 Swan Road, Harrogate | Hotelfrom $166
The Ginnel, Harrogate | Hotelfrom $71
Prospect Place, Harrogate | Hotelfrom $164
- Loved Hotel du Vin
- So enjoyed staying at Hotel du Vin and Bistro
- Brilliant, I want to go back NOW!
Cold Bath Road, Harrogate | 4 star hotelfrom $83
Otley Road, Beckwithshaw, Harrogate | Hotelfrom $126
Burnt Yates, Harrogate | Hotelfrom $109
Prospect Place, West Park, Harrogate | Hotelfrom $124
29/35 Valley Drive, Harrogate | Hotelfrom $65
Valley Drive, Harrogate | Hotelfrom $81
53 Kings Road, Harrogate | 3 star hotelfrom $131