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Travel Blogs from South Shields
I'm not sure what it is that compels me to travel, but "compels" seems to be the right word for it: something seemingly outside my very self drives, pushes, makes necessary. When I first went abroad, at the numerical age of twenty but the life experience age of far younger, I felt the urge to see new things, to experience everything this world has to offer. This seemed as necessary to me as breathing, and utterly confusing to an impressionable young woman. ...
... get to the OS before it closed. The shop was filled by an range of people from the kindred book lovers of very wide ranging ages to acquiescing husbands, occasional readers to total eccentrics, accordingly dressed in the like of lime green pants, red shirt and shoes and a black waistcoat with an umbrella at the ready while reading and possibly waiting for the next train. Harry Potter Castle is next. Alnwick Castle featured in Harry Potter when Harry ...
... it and checked-in. It was a beautifully decorated room and ensuite, with alpacas and chooks in the yard beside the house. The owner recommended a local pub for (our anniversary) dinner and booked it for us. So after a walk in the brisk afternoon, (well, cold and windy!), and a bit of a relax, we drove off along country roads to find the Carts Bog Inn, located on Langley on Tyne. Well again the directions we had ...
... cases jammed in 'em. They were asking for co-operation for people to place smaller bags at their feet so we don't incur a delay when we might have to offload some hand luggage into the hold to free up some room. Thankfully we didn't have to do that, but still.
Right, so bags are unpacked, washing is in, and I have a cuppa in my hand. I'm still covered in bites, but I had a fantastic couple of weeks! When's the next adventure? ;) ...
We headed for Rosslyn this morning. It's a beautiful sunny morning and our spirits are high as we embark on yet another adventure!. Rosslyn Church is supposedly where the 'Holy Grail' and Templar Knights are buried. It's a beautiful old church. We had a look at the really old Kirk and listened to a fellow talking about the church. We then headed off for York. It's taken about 4 hours, we were hoping to find Yorkshire historic walls. Too tired to go looking - that'll be ...
Other places to stay in South Shields
River Drive, Littlehaven, South Shields | Hotelfrom $131
2 Hobsons Way, South Shields | Hotelfrom $97
Sea Road, South Shields | 3 star hotelfrom $122
5 Westoe Village, South Shields | 2 star hotelfrom $86
21 Westoe Road, South Shields | Hotelfrom $90
Barrington Street, South Shields | 3 star hotelfrom $68