Travel Blogs from Keswick
... to me, even the most mundane of tasks (I'll get to that later). Yet after my first 100 hours of standing on my feet between 10-13 hours a day I am beat by the time I return to my accommodations. The first week my back ached all the time. Knowing I needed to stretch and loosen up, I went to a gym in the area and the circuit workout just about did me in. I could barely crouch or bend for days afterwards, but those ...
Sunday - Friday; Play on the Riviera.
Saturday 29th August
Drive to Lyon, France.
Sunday 30th August
Drive to Paris, France.
Monday - Wednesday; Explore Paris & Disneyland.
Thursday 3rd September
Drive to Calais, Ferry to Dover, UK.
Friday 4th September
Wow! Only 2 weeks before we leave. Thought it might be good time to start posting the preparations. Actually over dinner tonight at Keswick Binny suggested it so these are especially for you Binny! We maybe away for 6.5 weeks but the actual preparations have been going on now for about 6 months!
So we have a file full of info and booking details etc.....as you would expect there are many, many lists which will be required over the coming days and weeks! ...
... dull moorland. The sun was hot and there was no shade. It was a tedious slog. The only highlight being a small detour to look at 6000 year old stone circles in the middle of no where. We pondered what those ancient peoples were up to and whether the RAF entertained them too? Leaving the moor we had a lovely 1.5 km downhill walk into Orton through more picturesque farmland. Another meal at the pub with new friends then to ...
A quick wander around the town then we were off towards Scotland secret bunker at Troywood. A former military bunker which was HQ of operations had UK come under nuclear attack during the Cold War. Very sobering. Around the coast to Anstruther, a charming little fishing village. Around the coast ...
Other places to stay in Keswick
Lake Thirlmere, Keswick | 3 star hotelfrom $232
Market Square, Keswick | 2 star hotelfrom $116
St Johns Street, Keswick | Hotelfrom $152
4 Penrith Road, Keswick | Hotelfrom $62
The Heads, Keswick | 1 star hotelfrom $199
33 Station Road, Keswick | Hotelfrom $106
Thornthwaite, Keswick | Hotelfrom $62
Main Street, Keswick | Hotelfrom $141
Thirlmere, Keswick | Hotelfrom $132
26 Southey Street, Keswick | Hotelfrom $62
Portinscale, Keswick | Hotelfrom $156