The Lister Hotel
Travel Blogs from Bradford
... us. Each table was
named after something that was important to them and ours was the silver
fern. There was a string quartet playing
as we gathered and as Becky walked down the stairs towards Dom who started
getting emotional at the sight of her.
The band for the after party was a rock band and although it
wasn’t our kind of music they were very good and extremely LOUD. The younger ones were on the dance floor from
the minute ...
... church in the diocese. We discovered a grave stone for Sir John Clifford b.1388 d.1422, he was a knight of the Order of the Garter (he figures in our ancestry search).
Another day we drove over to Cawood, looked in the parish church there - it was raining quite heavily and 2 ladies came inside to get out of the wet. While chatting it was revealed that these ladies new of Gillies as he will be speaking at a church in Bilney Wood (way done south) next ...
... skyline all lit up - it was something like fairyland but a tad bigger!! The ship took us down the Hudson River to get close up to the Statue of Liberty which looks fabulous lit up at night. We travelled a little further as far as Battery Park and then turned around for the return trip and left the ship by 2.00am. By the time we arrived back to the hotel it was 2.30am - we were very tired and glad to be able to sleep in the next ...
... 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 ...
... 120 Dh and asked would he take a bottle of wine too, he couldn’t get it in his jacket quick enough. After parking the van I had a coffee and tried to go on line but the signal was too weak so just typed up the days events. After supper I was in bed by about 7:30 trying for a good nights sleep.Friday 20th Once again the night was long and interrupted by the continual barking of dogs and eventually got up at around 8:00 and after breakfast ...