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Walkers Ticket

Wednesday June 19, 2019 We woke to the pitter patter of rain on the window. Oh no, I had planned a day walking. A scenic boat ride to Ambleside and a four mile walk from Ambleside to Hawes landing. By … Continue reading

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Beatrix Potters Cottage and Walk

Tuesday June 18, 2019 I am a get up and go kind of person, wake up, shower, breakfast and go. Shelley is a get up, have a coffee, wake up slowly, have a shower and two hours later we leave.   … Continue reading

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Connecting with People

Monday June 17, 2019 Edinburgh to Oxenholme We said our farewells to Andrew, and took the bus to Haymarket Train Station. It is the station closest to Andrew’s house and only has four platforms – can’t go wrong!. This meant … Continue reading

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Falkirk – Kelpies and the Wheel

Sunday June 16, 2016 What a fantastic day out and a great tour guide. Although Andrew hasn’t had a car in 18 months, he drove his daughter’s car very well. He made us laugh about the electronic start and “no … Continue reading

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The Royal Mile

Saturday June 15, 2019 Andrew came with us on the bus in to Edinburgh and gave us an interesting walking tour of Edinburgh. He told us about the Parliament and the history of England and Scotland. It was interesting as … Continue reading

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