The Vintage Hotel
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... I could snap my fingers and everything would go back to the way it was.
As I took down the posters on my wall, the last poster hanging stared me in the face. It struck me as ironic that, whether by accident or subconscious act, this was the final poster to leave the wall. It featured a painting by one of my favorite artists, Alphonse Mucha, a Czech Art Nouveau painter. The painting shows a young woman draped in a dress covered with the symbol ...
After an English Breakfast (pretty close to the Scottish one), we left our home on the farm and drove to Fountains Abbey. Founded in 1132, the abbey operated for over 400 years, until 1539, when Henry VIII ordered the Dissolution of the Monasteries. King Henry sacked the monks/churches wealth and demolished hundreds of abbeys. Fountains Abbey is the best preserved. Just seeing what's left gives you a hint of what it must have been like fully built. We stopped in Ripon for ...
... didn't bother us as much. That night we stayed at a working farm that was full of sheep, cattle and chickens. The dales is a place that I think we would come back and spend more time in as it's a great place to hike and bike. Since all of the dales is a national park people can walk through any field they want - though it's best to stay out of the ones with the bull in ...
We left Carlisle early Sunday morning and drove along Lake Ullswater on way to Lake Windermere, The road was narrow in many places and climbed up to Kirkstone Pass at 485m,
We had a late breakfast by the lake and were amazed at some sort of Indian festival/parade that closed the streets - dozens of Indians dressed in Scottish outfits playing bagpipes.
We then caught the car ferry across Lake Windermere and drove along more narrow roads to Coniston ...
... 8211; very nice!Fountains Abbey and Sudley Royal Water Garden was absolutely lovely. When the socially ambitious John Aislabie inherited Studley Royal, he set about creating an elegant water garden of mirror-like ponds, statues and follies, incorporating the romantic ruins of the old Abbey into his design.
National Rail Museum in York – It’s brilliant that in the UK most of the large museums have free entry. The rail museum is second to none and ...
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