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Had an amazing day in London thanks to our fabulous tour guide Sue Moss. Started with the London Eye which was a fantastic experience. The views across the city were really good. We then headed up past Big Ben to Trafalgar Square and Nanny Jo climbed on lions for fun shots with boys. Then we went into the park near Buckingham palace to hunt …
Today we started off the day with a full English breakfast, luckily Eli refrained from putting marmalade on the toast and dip it in the beans this time. We tried several different jams including a goosebury jam and ginger and orange... I'm not a huge fan but these were so good!
We went on a walking tour with a company called White Rose …
Today we got up early and drove to York, it took about 2.5 hours from my house.
First task was finding ourselves somewhere nice to stay. We managed to find this really lovely B&B called the Grove which we later found out was ranked number 2 of all places to stay in York.
We walked through the city of York to orientate …
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Also thinking about the Scots and their vote next week to secede from the United Kingdom. Most people I ask about it think that the Scottish people will not vote to leave Queen and Country, but I kinda think they might,. I mean, WE did it, right? And the Scots wouldn't even have to declare a revolutionary war or anything. The vote is next Thursday.
Also spent a lot of time thinking about ...
... who work there whenever we are in Otley.
This morning we mooched around OtleyTuesday market with Barbara, Jill and Gary.
Of course we stopped for coffee at Hebe's, and went into Weegmanns for pork pies for Paul and Jill. We also hit most of the charity shops in town and I finally found a cup and saucer that kinda matches the tea set I bought here about ten years ago.
I took a detour into Manor ...