- Day one & a bitWell after another uneventful flight sector to LHR it was quite a breeze through immigration & customs but something was missing, nothing had assaulted the senses that said to me "you've arrived", so what was it going to be..........I didn't Posted by ScottyJ in Road of Bones 2014 | May 15, 2014
- Day 10 - Beaulieu National Motor MuseumI can say that so far this has been the best day I have had in the UK. The weather was fantastic, So I got to wear my shorts at last.
This place is not just a motor museum, it also Posted by AlastairPorritt in Uk Trip May 2014 | May 14, 2014
- Day 9 - Swanage Steam Railway and Corfe CastleThe steam railway runs for a few miles from the seaside town of Swanage, inland just passed Corfe Castle.
The engi Posted by AlastairPorritt in Uk Trip May 2014 | May 14, 2014
- DerbyshireWoke up to a lovely sunny day - 19C today! :). Visited Matlock Bath, so named because in the late 1600s some thermal springs were discovered, and not long afterwards the first 'bath' was made - out of wood, Posted by brighting in Brighting babbles | May 14, 2014
- Goodbye NorfolkThe last couple of days in Norfolk were dotted with heavy showers, but didn't stop us getting out and about. Went to Norwich - the guys visited an aircraft museum, which didn't greatly appeal to the gals, who went Posted by brighting in Brighting babbles | May 14, 2014
- Day 8 - Bovington Tank MuseumWell, seeing as it was raining again, an indoor activity was in order. I headed to the Tank Museum at Bovington. With 250 tanks to see, from the earliest to the current, I managed to pass a couple of hours. Posted by AlastairPorritt in Uk Trip May 2014 | May 12, 2014
- 7's. That denotes the hours of transport to the event right?Its 3am and here I am writing a blog to you. Don’t get me wrong, I would love to be sleeping. I started work at 6.55am yesterday and managed to walk out the door at 6.45pm, and I do it Posted by kayles in The Orsum Adventures | May 12, 2014
- Day 6 & 7 - DorsetHinten Martell
This is the village where I grew up. Spent most of my childhood here, and from that perceptive, was the centre of the world for me.
This is the church in the village called St John the Evangelist Church
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- East Runton, NorfolkWell what an adventure I had today. I woke up to torrential rain and thought, oh great, where did I put my waterproof jacket? But luckily by the time I sorted out the interior of the caravan, making sure nothing Posted by mad4u27 in UK & Europe Tour | May 12, 2014
- Hemsby, NorfolkI know I have been referring to where I am staying as Great Yarmouth but my caravan is actually on a site in Hemsby. It is a small village with a very large beach, the campsite is right next to Posted by mad4u27 in UK & Europe Tour | May 10, 2014
- Day 5 - Buckingham PalaceThis being the last day in London, I had to go and see the home of the Queen. I turned up just in time as the changing of the guard was about to happen. After finding what I thought was Posted by AlastairPorritt in Uk Trip May 2014 | May 9, 2014
- Norfolk Pt 2Action packed few days.
Been to Horsey Gap and saw some seals swimming, patrolling the coast just a few meters out.
Went for a boat tour on a broad and its river, the Bure, with a very good commentary from the Posted by brighting in Brighting babbles | May 9, 2014
- Day 2Contiki prepares what are called "day sheets" and Becc would be very creative in preparing hers. These sheets were very informative visuals for the travellers, so they would know what was planned. [img=http://photos.travellerspoint.com/208217/london_day_s Posted by alitabrown in Europe 2014 | May 9, 2014
- Day 4 - Royal Artillery Museum & The Tower Of LondonRoyal Artillery Museum, Woolwich
Quoted from the web site:
[i]Firepower, the Royal Artillery Museum in Woolwich tells the powerful and dramatic story of artillery, scientific discoveries made through warfare and human stories of courage and e Posted by AlastairPorritt in Uk Trip May 2014 | May 8, 2014
- London: the most popular tourist destinationSometimes it is easy forget that London is a popular tourist destination. In addition to the iconic buildings and monuments, it also is well-serviced with museums, art galleries (both free to enter don't forget!) and all manner of dining Posted by jefranklin in James & Heather Travelogues | May 8, 2014
- Day 3 - RAF Colindale & Tower BridgeOn the top of the must do list was a visit to the RAF Colindale Museum. For anyone interested in WW2 and just general aviation history, this should be In your bucket list.
Took about 45 minutes to get there on Posted by AlastairPorritt in Uk Trip May 2014 | May 7, 2014
- Horsey Windpump and Horsey MereThe rain held off and the sun came out just long enough for me to visit Horsey Windpump and Horsey Mere. Unfortunately due to high winds last week the sails on the windmill were broken and they were remove fir Posted by mad4u27 in UK & Europe Tour | May 7, 2014
- 2012 E1 YORK & WHITBYHEADING TO KINGS CROSS AGAIN FOR THE TRAIN TO YORK...
HERE WE ARE INSIDE THE WALLS OF YORK... IS THAT A PUB THROUGH THE ARCH Posted by hasbeen in MOSTLY CRUISING | Apr 16, 2012
- The Norfolk BroadsOn Monday afternoon I had a relaxing time on a boat trip on the Norfolk Broads which started in Wroxam. The skipper of the boat was very informative and taking a leisurely 5mph trip made it easy to take loads Posted by mad4u27 in UK & Europe Tour | May 5, 2014
- Leaving home......................... [center][/center] So I'm finally leaving on my Great Big Australian Adventure!!!! Can't quite believe it really!! I mean, is it real?? Am I actually going away for 1 whole year???? It kind of doesn't feel real, that I'm flying to Posted by Sunshine_Sarah in Australia 2013 - 2015 | May 7, 2014
- Day 2 - Central London Walk-AboutTook the tube to Westminster. Stepped out of the tube station and looked straight up at Big Ben.
Since I decided to get an early start, I was mixing it up with the suits and locals in rush h Posted by AlastairPorritt in Uk Trip May 2014 | May 6, 2014
- Week 4: Heading west to WalesWe picked up the van and headed west towards Wales, primarily to see a Derren Brown show at the Millenium Centre. Our first planned stop was at Oxford, however, we soon realised that parking a 5.2m long van in Posted by Andrew and Lisa in Andrew & Lisa's european adventure | May 6, 2014
- Day 1 - Flight over and Museum Of London For the first day, the weather was great. Warm and sunny.
The hotel is in Bayswater, not far from the centre of London.
In the street there is a whole run of cafe's and restaurant's, Italian, Lebanese, Mexican, Maccas, well , Posted by AlastairPorritt in Uk Trip May 2014 | May 5, 2014
- When a man is tired of London he is tired of life....
Samuel Johnson coined this phrase several hundred years ago and the saying still holds true to this very day. Having last been here 35 years ago I can attest to the fact that the subway still has the same Posted by jonaway in It's Tuesday we must be in Amsterdam | May 5, 2014
- Windsor Castle===Visiting the Queen===
It was a beautiful day to head out to see the Queen! Along with Jo, we caught the bus to Windsor Castle. The first thing that we noticed was the Queen was actually in residence as Posted by Tiki Touring in Tiki Touring | May 5, 2014