Travel Blogs from Bishop Auckland
And so this is the end of our little 'Highland Fling'. In total we have driven over 1630 miles, travelled by car, bus, plane, train and boat, taken 6500 photos (between us), visited over 100 unique places, covering everything from castles to stately homes, a distillery to a lighthouse and everything in between. Our favourite part has definitely been travelling around in the Highlands and seeing some stunning landscapes, this has only ...
... Worm Pub. For those of you who are keeping tabs on our song titles, this title is a song, my mum used to sing it! https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=BcZcOoP_v 2k. We had a great night out at the pub and Lesley's husband, Dave (who is 6'8") and Jen's husband Terry, came along. We had another great chinwag about the family. All to soon it was past midnight and, "time for bed" said Zebedee! Our first real late night of the holiday. Ka kite ...
... Blackpool Saturday then we catch up with them again on Sunday at Altofts down near Leeds. Lots of travelling and we have found it difficult to see as much as we can but not miss any cricket, it's all go!!
We have suntans!! Who would have thought that possible in Northern England!! today's weather was beautiful and it's not a bad way to spend the day watching the cricket in these beautiful surroundings ...
... deciding that Scarborough was now a bit too far. We took the moor road with some vast views, and once again on the spur of the moment diverted to Durham. What a lucky decision! We saw the absolutely magnificent, ancient Durham Cathedral, which was so vastly different from a cathedral like Canterbury which suddenly felt modern by comparison. I felt , standing in that cathedral, like I was in the presence of truly ancient monumental ...
After our 3 busy days in London it was time to go "home". We navigated the tube and Kings Cross Station like pros today, pretty good seeing as 3 days ago I was standing in the middle of Kings Cross station so overwhelmed I wanted to cry! The tube is a nightmare in peak hour and we had to switch trains with all our stuff, was hard work. I queued up and got my Platform 9 3/4 photo! We were pleased to get our little car back, we ...
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