Coach House Hotel
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- Room service
- Non-smoking hotel
- Non-smoking rooms
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Breakfast Available
- Free High-Speed Internet
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Our holidays always seem to begin at Wetherspoons! Got dropped off by the in laws at the train station to start our adventure! And my bestie called in to see us off! Thanks so much dawn!! Pint of Guinness before the train to Manchester airport! We are so excited! And a little bit nervous to be fair. Not just for the 15 hour (!) flight either! It's such ...
... York with 3 hours to get a sense of the city - thankfully, there was a luggage storage service close to the station, so I dropped the bags and hit the road.
Walking the city wall is always an awesome experience - treading the paths of all kinds of ordinary people over the ages. Ruins have the same meditative effect on me - I just want to be there and imagine who else might have been where I am - I wonder what they might ...
... and was ushered into see Mr Prest by his carer. He's got all his marbles, wears a shirt and tie every day, just like when he worked in the Knaresborough bank all his career (apart from a stint in the war).
He told me about a lot of his memories, but I'll summarise mainly what he told me about the Waltons and the mill in Knaresborough. He remembers that the mill was called Walton's Mill for all of his working life ...
... the pain, how instantaneous it kicked in, and how long it lasted. I was just boggled that he’d never been stung by a nettle before!
We continued on in to Helmsley, an ancient market town three miles away, mostly to get a signal to see if there was a quicker route back, and found that the random roads we took to get there actually was the best alternative route! Fancy that!
So back we went, arriving back in Thirst at five minutes to 5pm. ...
Raining again when we woke, and around 12 degrees. As we left I asked Vern if we could try the circles again so I could get a good photo hoping for less people as the street seemed quieter being a Monday and the weather may put them off. Although the later hope was probably being a bit optimistic as people here appear well used to the weather. Other guests at the B&B were decked up and off with their walking/hiking sticks and packs regardless. We ...