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Leah

Walltown Crags

Our favourite stretch of the Wall was at the Walltown Crags. Some sections of the Wall were 7 feet tall! Walltown Crags sits between the

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Leah

Steel Rigg

Neil and I had seen enough forts and heard enough about the Wall. Now we wanted to actually see it! Steel Rigg is the name

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Vindolanda

Vindolanda—meaning (probably) white lawn or field—is a Roman fort and civilian settlement that predates Hadrian’s Wall. Vindolanda was first a conquest fort and then a

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Chesters Roman Fort

We began a day of Hadrian’s Wall sightseeing by going to Chesters Roman Fort. A highlight of this site is the Roman bathhouse—one of the

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York

Welcome to Old York! (It’s been waiting for you!) After checking out Chatsworth House, Neil and I drove North to the city of York. I

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Chatsworth House

Chatsworth House is the inspiration behind Jane Austen’s fictional country house Pemberley, owned by Mr. Darcy in Pride and Prejudice.  Jane visited Chatsworth House in

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Leah

A Tour of the Cotswolds

Oh, the Cotswolds! How I love thee! Homes of honey-toned brick, rolling hills and farmland, abundant gardens, medieval stone-built towns, a place that is designated

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Leah

Bletchley Park

On Tuesday morning, Neil and I checked out of our hotel and went to pick up our rental car. Then Neil had the adrenaline-filled experience

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