The Spa Hotel
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- Airport Transportation
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- High-speed internet in room
- Business center
- Room service
- Non-smoking rooms
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We leave Woodbridge and head to the coast visiting a couple of little towns along the way, Pretty scary roads but beautiful countryside. We make our way north and end up in Sunderland for the night which is on the coast. It raining and almost blizzard conditions when we arrive and very difficult to find accommodation, Eventually we get some and then rooms had to change because wifi wouldn't work, Enjoyed some nice fish and chips int he new ...
... claim to be the smallest in Britain but I know I've seen smaller! Motoring around the dales and moors has been spectacular and it is easy to see why hiking is so popular here. Even the dreaded Industrial sites don't detract too much from the splendour of the area. On the coast the cliffs are magnificent. Lots of exercise on this little side trip accompanied by more fun and laughter, memories of past times and (I admit) too much ...
... The Morris dancers were from all ages and appeared to be having a great time on a bus trip, with plenty of beer, and a bit of dancing thrown in for fun.
Our next stop this afternoon was back to York where we visited another English Heritage site, this time it was the most modern property owned by English Heritage, the York Cold War Bunker. However, our trip was delayed by just over an hour after we found ourselves stuck ...
... Great Ayton as it is the boyhood town of Captain James Cook and there are a number of monuments and museums dedicated to him.
Today is Friday, and we decided to make it a very easy day by staying at the apartment, catching up on our blogs, washing and resting after a couple of big weeks.
This afternoon we ventured out and walked around the very pretty village of Great Ayton and saw some of the sights ...
... was being done and as alcohol had been drunk we took taxi home and didn't realise how late it was - after midnight -had a great time, talked about all sorts of things, all had similar views. Arranged to meet up with Rita and Tony the next day at 10am for walk round town and a coffee. The Waverley station in Edinburgh was an experience, it is underground so no taxi access just a long ramp which was not too bad for us (going down) and total bedlam once in the station. To get ...