The Prestige Hotel
Travel Blogs from South Shields
Well I have been back for over a week now. This extraordinary experience is beginning to fade now I am in this new chapter.
I am so grateful and humbled by the whole experience. As I spend Christmas with cherished friends and dear family, I realise just how lucky I am.
The support I have had from really wonderful people who are kind and caring also humbles me. This entry is for them to say a huge THANK YOU.
HAPPY CHRISTMAS EVERYONE.
SEE YOU NEXT TIME.....;)
... around. Getting lost in the small winding lanes off the main canal. Parking up in the local coffeeshops and small bars that are dotted all over and enjoying our last few days before my adventure finally drew to an end. I like Holland it's a place I need to go back to for a longer period of time. It has a nice pace about it and compared to how I feel at home in England at times it really feels as if it has lost none of it's identity over the years. The old ...
... off with making sure the bike was all ready for this mighty long trip. I always cover most of the moving parts in oil and grease simply to help lubricate and preserve them from the weather. Once that was done it was time to get the boxes all packed as I like them and onto the bike. After so many trips I now have my packing down to a fine art. Essential's such as clothes, toiletries, laptop and cameras etc all go into the right side pannier and topbox and all other ...
The Lambton Hounds Inn, Durham. Weather was fine and windy Left Upper Largo and drove towards Edinburgh. Driving across the Forth Road Bridge was very windy, high vehicles were banned from crossing. Gusts of wind blew our car. Found the Royal Britannia Yacht after using the IPad. Did a tour of the yacht which was very interesting. The royal areas were very well done but not ...
Cleaned & got myself organised as Neil & family headed off to work + school. Meet Russell for lunch down by the docks for cod & chips = very nice and then for a drive along the coast northwards & actually found some sandy beaches.....
Back for tea with Neil & farewell dinner of Indian ...
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