Category Archives: UK

Wordless Wednesday – Midsummer House


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Fountains Abbey

Bank Holiday Monday was the last day of our holiday and on the way back we stopped at Fountains Abbey, somewhere I remember visiting as a child. The ruins are amazing and the water garden is really beautiful too. We … Continue reading

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On Sunday we parked in Stainforth, the village next to Settle and walked a circular route.  The weather was really quite wet to begin with so there aren’t many photos from the start of the day.  It eventually brightened up … Continue reading

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We started our second day of walking in Grassington and headed along the River Wharfe towards Mill bridge, a suspension bridge which we had loads of fun crossing and re-crossing. Then we turned up the hill to Hebden and a great … Continue reading

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Settle and Malham

Well, I’ve been very slow at writing about our few days in the Yorkshire Dales, but at long last here are the posts… After York, Mr. M and I drove over to Settle for the final few days of our … Continue reading

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Harrogate and York

After Center Parcs I was more than ready for a bit of relaxation and the Turkish Baths in Harrogate were the perfect place to do that. The Victorian baths are made up of a steam room, a cold plunge pool … Continue reading

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Center Parcs

How brilliant is Center Parcs? A couple of weekends ago, Mr. M and I took our 5 and 7 year old niece and nephew to Whinfell Forest for a long weekend and we had a fabulous time. During our stay … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Afternoon tea at Bettys tea room

Harrogate, yesterday. I ate it all.

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If you go down to the woods…

Two weekends ago (yes, I know… I’m a bit late!) Mr. M and I took a trip out to the woods to look for bluebells. We visited two different woods just outside Cambridge, both of which are looked after by the … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Anglesey Abbey

Glorious bank holiday weather at Anglesey Abbey. Photos by Mr M. Wordless Wednesday

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