Our own private island

Our own private island

We celebrated Paul’s birthday this year with a lovely little trip to the Cotswolds. We set off on Friday morning heading for Cirencester and arrived at lunch time – perfect timing to sample the delights of the food market that was occupying the town...
Ingelton

Ingelton

It was a over month ago since we went to Ingleton for the weekend but I can’t neglect blogging about it despite having left it so long as it was such a lovely weekend spent with Paul, Stella & Frank. Ingelton is a village in North Yorkshire about 20 miles...
Tideswell

Tideswell

We took off from work a day early and headed to the Peak District for the weekend.  We usually mark the weekend closest to Guy Fawkes Night as the last camping weekend of the year by going away… So despite the van being out of action, we decided not to break...
(Another) trip up Snowdon

(Another) trip up Snowdon

Last weekend we made a little excursion out to North Wales to have a little break and take in a couple of walks.  We are still Frank-less as he undergoes body repairs so we stayed in a dog friendly hotel with a pub attached in Porthmadog. We arrived Saturday evening...
North Yorkshire

North Yorkshire

We have been having some most enjoyable adventures in North Yorkshire this week when we stayed at Osbourne Cottage in the small hamlet of Houlsyke (near Danby) on the North York Moors.  We were reasonably lucky with the weather too and discovered some places on our...