Category: England

York, England
[ 0 ] June 11, 2011 |

York, England

After leaving Newcastle our next stop was York, England. York is a funny city that reminded us of Brugge, Belgium.  It’s a smallish city surrounded by a medieval wall giving a large nod to it’s medieval heritage and strategic importance as the former center of English political life. Now days tourism is very much at the heart […]

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Hadrian’s Wall, England
[ 0 ] June 11, 2011 |

Hadrian’s Wall, England

After our tour de Scotland we headed south across the border toward Newcastle, England.  One of my best friends from high school Mark who used to live in Newcastle gave us some great itinerary suggestions and I was particularly excited to check out the famous Roman archeological site of Hadrian’s Wall.  Named after the Roman […]

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