Category Archives: Architecture

Grange-over-Sands, a South Lakes Gem

Night shifts were ahead and with a few days off after it seemed silly to not take advantage of them doesn’t it, even if that means only grabbing a few hours sleep so our batteries doesn’t run totally flat once … Continue reading

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Anglesey rediscovered

Time has finally arrived for out next adventure and to Xplore (excuse the pun) Anglesey.  Been many times in the past but we believe there’s always something or somewhere new to discover. Pod was collected the night before from storage … Continue reading

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Manchester via John O’Groats – Part 3

Saturday and day 12, where was the time going. Only had 1 wet day so far so we’ve been kind of holding our breath and not checking any weather forecasts in the hope that this keeps the remainder of our … Continue reading

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Manchester via John O’Groats – Part 1

Our Scotland adventure has arrived ! Research of locations, sites, timescales and ferries were about to be put to the test. Our version of the Scottish North Coast 500 from Manchester, 16 nights at 9 sites. Decision had been made … Continue reading

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Isle of Arran : Wildlife, Walks and Wishes made.

5.15am and the alarm goes off ! Normally this could be mistaken for a work alarm, but not today as we’re off to the Isle of Arran. Awesome. Out of bed we jump and the first thing to be done … Continue reading

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Manchester Easter ‘Staycation’

Now, you may think we’re bonkers anyway and we wouldn’t blame you, but wait till you find out what we had planned for Easter, it may just confirm your judgement. It just so happened our days off all coincided with … Continue reading

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February at Chatsworth.. and snow !

Chatsworth Caravan and Motorhome site in the beautiful Derbyshire countryside was all nicely lined up for a few days in February. The day soon arrived and this was our third attempt into 2018 to try and find some snow. We’d … Continue reading

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