Edinburgh, Scotland – May 2017

Our host, Sam, offers a free (for tips) Harry Potter walking tour.  The tour runs every Saturday at 15:05 (3:05pm) meeting at William Chambers on Chambers street.  We didn't get to do the tour with him as it was Tuesday and he was busy preparing for a Tourism convention for Wednesday morning.  You can check … Continue reading Edinburgh, Scotland – May 2017

York to Lancaster – May 2017

Today we plan to see a bit of York.  We find a spot to park for free (3 hour parking) at a nearby grocery store and walk into the walled city. We walked up to the Minister building and snapped some photos from outside because I believe there is a charge to go in. Next … Continue reading York to Lancaster – May 2017

North York Moors National Park – May 2017

  Day 3 of the road trip and the whole thing has been a highlight so far. The scenery has been spectacular; the roundabouts have been a stick in my ribs; the sheep have been plentiful; and Kristi and I haven't killed each other yet. Today we plan to cruise up and around the North … Continue reading North York Moors National Park – May 2017

London to Nottingham – May 2017

What have I got myself into? I'm in one of the busiest cities in the world and I've just agreed to drive on the wrong side of the road. As we discussed paperwork and insurance with the Europcar Rep, a nervousness came over me.  We're about to embark on an epic road trip from London … Continue reading London to Nottingham – May 2017