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After breakfast we checked out of the Vermont and, in a last minute change of plan, visited Hexham on the way to our new destination, Durham. First port of call was Hexham Gaol which is built with stone from the nearby Roman Corbridge site and bills itself as the earliest purpose-built prison in England.

Afterwards we [...]

No Comments CherryPie on Sep 27th 2021

For breakfast I chose the continental option which was delicious. Afterwards, we returned to the Cathedral to appreciate some of the things that I had learned about in the guidebook I purchased the previous day. Some of the Cathedral’s features were now temporarily covered over for a student graduation event. It was lucky that we [...]

2 Comments CherryPie on Sep 26th 2021

The Vermont breakfast was up to its usual standard.  We had become accustomed during our recent hotel stays to table service being the only option due to Covid safety issues but unexpectedly the usual buffet service was on offer.   However, a time slot needed to be booked in advance to restrict the flow of people in [...]

6 Comments CherryPie on Sep 23rd 2021

We surprised ourselves by being ready to set off on our holiday adventure early. The Satnav took us on a delightful route through Hodnet, Whitchurch and Tarporley. Just before we joined the motorway south of Warrington, we stopped off at Hollies Garden Centre in Little Budworth, Cheshire for a late breakfast. I chose a danish [...]

8 Comments CherryPie on Sep 21st 2021

If one way be better than another, that you may be sure is nature’s way.
Aristotle

8 Comments CherryPie on Sep 19th 2021

Two great holiday locations to go exploring from. I need to organise my photos so that I can share my adventures.

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6 Comments CherryPie on Sep 17th 2021

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