Lodge At Leeming Bar
Travel Blogs from Bedale
... men fly fishing in the river
and there were children playing all over the place.
The lanes around the village close by are very narrow as
they are in every village. One issue we
have had is the lack of anywhere to park the motorhome so that we can get out
and have a look at what they have to offer.
All the drivers we have encountered though have been so friendly and
courteous, waving us through in tight spots.
As we came around ...
... Gillies gets dressed and goes out each morning to take about a million photos for a few hours before breakfast. He is in his element and comes back with amazing shots of the dales, sheep and other wild life.
Friday, a lovely summer day we drove to Skipton and took a canal boat tour - a trip back in history with views of the Castle Skipton which we later inspected at length. This castle first built in 1090 has featured importantly in history - massive ...
... Michelle for dinner and we met them at a beautiful restaurant just opposite Carnegie Hall. We enjoyed a great time together with them.
When we came on stage for the performance we were very pleased to see the auditorium about 80% full - I will never forget seeing all the stalls and balconies filled with an appreciative audience.
The performance went really well - the excitement was high and the concentration intense - we sang ...
... to be with him again. We phoned The Carnie's and Wilson's tonight and they are together at last and spending the night at a camp ground in Cambridge. We will be meeting up on Monday night We have been trying to help Dom and Bex get ready for the wedding. Their small one bedroom home is packed full of things for the wedding. The cake was being prepared last night and Geoff was there to help with getting the cake sorted - yes that is a drill in his ...
... last 2 pounds of veggies and beef, took a shower with their facilities and made my way down to the pub. I was just going to enjoy a beer and WiFi, when they started up a local Texas Hold'Em tournament for 10 pounds! Come Up! I didn't end up winning, but it was a blast none the less. It was nice to hang out with a large group of kids my age :D
I had a great time and saved some candy for my 20 mile trek tomorrow. Beast mode activated!