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Groningen – a weekend to remember

After our winter dreams adventure we still had a weekend away to go. After all we were up north to celebrate our 7th anniversary. Advertisements

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Winter dreams

We all know those wonderful movies with cabinlog huts high up in the mountains. on the edge of an idyllic lake. People going there and having fun, as well as having long nights in front of an open fire. Total … Continue reading

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Artful biscuitsĀ 

Our last day here we were back on the arty trail. This time not the large scale contemporary art of the Baltic, but a little more accessible, but will interesting.

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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 east

Carlisle was a mere interlude to the rest of our holiday. The rest we are to spend in Newcastle and we went there by train.

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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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Back the wall

As we had walked from Hayton Gate to Brampton the previous day we had absolutely no intention to walk the same 6 km back to the wall path again. So, in good defiance fashion, we booked a taxi back to … Continue reading

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