Category Archives: Travel

Skirting the issue

So after a skirt from left over fabric and a dress it was time for tow other skirts.

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Home again

Yesterday we flew home, uneventful and that was good.

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Game on

We had been so lucky with the weather the rain today did almost come as a surprise. Not that it should as the south of the UK and at home there had been massive downpours, still it caused a bank … Continue reading

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Coastal

Some days start and you know the weather is fine to go to the coast. That is what happende today. Not that we had planned on going to the coast but as it happened that is where the next attraction … Continue reading

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Going Baltic

One of the best discoveries in Newcastle, on paper at least was the Baltic Art Centre. As soon as we knew of its existence we decided that this was going to be a must for us. It did not disappoint … Continue reading

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Back to Carlisle

All good things must come to an end and with the arrival at Bowness, this hiking adventure had ended officially. Unofficially there was a little more to come.

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Last but not least

The last leg of the Hardian Wall path is from Carlisle to Bowness-on-Solway. A long but easy walk.

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Mapped confusion

Today was going to be the shortest walk of the week. And yes it was, just not quite following the wall the whole way.

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Still going

After my total crash yesterday SO was very concerned and together we checked out all options and diversions on the next leg.

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Crashed

We knew today was going to be a reasonably long walk. We had not considered how inaccurate the map distances quoted by our trip company would be. Nor had we considered that the up and down hilly bit meant to … Continue reading

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