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... walk out the door.... (Cos') We're leaving on a jet plane, Six weeks before we're home again. You know when we come back we'll have a lot to say.... We could email you, we could text you too. We might even try to FaceTime you, But we'd rather travel far and go explore.... So kiss us and wave to us, Tell us not to make a fuss, Hug us twice and then we' say no more.... (Cos) we're leaving on a jet plane...... ...
... There was a great view. The castle wasn't nearly as impressive as some but it was a nice day and free! The birthday party stormed the castle to look for the chocolate coins one of the parents had just placed there so we decided to leave.
On our way out we decided to take a less muddy path through town. We stopped by the town center and grabbed a cup of iced coffee and a snack. It was a good afternoon and a nice way to start my way back in the ...
... the city center and immediately hit traffic in typical UK fashion. We were beginning to get really good at finding a parking area near town, and we found an inexpensive one about 2 blocks from the main center.
Once we parked we walked around and ran into an outdoor market, complete with homemade trinkets and antiques. This didn't hold our interest for too long but it was something fun to walk through and look at. We then headed up the roads to try and find a ...
11.34 from York, coppers everywhere, weather getting better by the hour. Train to brum delayed and onward train cancelled, turning into a long trip but weather now glorious. Brums rough as ever, Moor street very old worldly. Got on train eventually an hour late. B&B nice, excited to get started. Missing my superbly fit and awesome ...
... a small distance and so we ploughed on , albeit slowly , to get as far away as we could. It was difficult to negotiate in the dark and Tim did an amazing job, while I was at the front of the barge with a can of cider (!) and later a glass of wine , to call back to Tim every time the barge was too close to the sides or steering the wrong way. We made slow progress and when we got to the edge of salubrious Solihull ( not ) we stopped . Imagine the ...
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