Adventures in England… Day 15, Journey Home

This trip went by way too fast! Tuesday morning, a cab picked us up from our apartment at 7:45am and took us to Heathrow airport. Heidi and Alex are staying in England since Durham is where they live while attending school. We told them bye then went to our gate. Our flight left to go…

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Adventures in England…Day 14

I did not have the chance to take a lot of pictures today because we have mostly been hopping off and on trains, taxis, and tubes all day. This morning, we ate breakfast and checked out of our B&B in Snettisham and walked to Alex’s house. We got to his house around 11:00am and did…

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Adventures in England… Day 13

Today was the day we left Durham and headed to Norfolk. We were looking forward to coming to Norfolk because Alex’s parents live there and that’s where he grew up, and also because my granddad’s family was from Norfolk, so in a way it’s kind of like going home to  a place we’ve never been…

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Adventures in England…Day 12

Today was Durham’s 132nd annual Miners’ Gala which is Durham’s biggest event of the year. We headed into town where everything was happening and planned to stay there most of the day. There were parades going on from 8:30am to around 2:00pm. We arrived into town to watch the parades at 10:00am and only watched…

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Adventures in England… Day 11

I cannot believe it has already been 11 days that we’ve been in England! Today was more of a relaxing day. This morning, we slept until late morning-ish and lounged around our B&B. Around 12pm, we got a picnic from Sainsbury’s and ate it while we walked to a bus stop which was around 15…

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Adventures in England…Day 9 & 10

On Wednesday, we slept in until 9am, ate breakfast, then went for a morning walk around the B&B we’ve been staying at. At 12:30pm, we had a reservation at a tea cafe called Tealicious for high tea. I never knew that there were so many different teas (4 pages of tea in our menu) and…

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