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The months of anticipation and planning are over, here we are, lives packed in a campervan waiting to sail for Rotterdam and the Rhine lands beyond. The drive down to Hull was fairly uneventful. After a morning of rain showers we collected Evan from school and were underway by 2pm. Evan slept half of the way.
Miles travelled: 129
Places Visited: Terminal 1, King George Dock, ...
... lunch before deciding to go to Grimsby to see what was in the town (not a lot really) caught the bus back and heading back to the house for dinner. They have dinner at 4:30pm which took a bit to get used too. Unfortunately we got a little lost so didn't end up getting back till after 5pm.
Lovely couple of days exploring the town, shame we weren't there longer really but so glad that we went there.
Bus Cleethorpes to Hull
Hull to York ...
... depicting religious themes. These had been found buried and hidden away. They are downstairs, they are so gorgeous and ornate I would have preferred to see them on much better display. Integrated amongst the art there is a very good Robin Hood experience, as well as the history of the castle, and also reference to the caves which are everywhere underneath Nottingham. There was a cave tour but we didn't take that. The caves were used in days gone by for ...
... up and down their poles. But as we walk out the oldest train guard, dressed in full uniform, tells us we really do want a ride on their small train dont we? and hangon he'll get the driver. we humour him as it looks as if the rain is coming in and he trots of to get the most ancient man..no teeth, old specs and full drivers uniform they both look as if they could have come out of the Dads army show that was running inside the last shed. Laugh! But we both felt like big kids as we ...
One blog post since the start of December? HA!You will all be pleased to hear that the reason I haven't written a blog post since then (eight weeks or so) isn't because I was busy getting drunk with a lovely man and calling in sick to one of my last shifts at work... not because our car broke down 140 miles from home while transporting all my worldly possessions ...