Cardiff and The Doctor Who Experience – England and Wales Day 9

After talking with our AirBnB host, Mike, we decided to leave early in the morning to try and avoid the morning rush hour around Manchester. We quietly got up and ready for the day. Mike was already up and walked us out to the car. Since it was early and we wanted to get on the road we waited a bit for breakfast. Breakfast We grabbed breakfast at a service station. It was the first time I saw a McDonald’s in the UK. Normally, I’m not a big fan of McDonald’s but the bacon roll sound yummy to me. It …

Hadrian’s Wall And Manchester – Scotland and England Day 8

We started the day early, well before our AirBnB host was awake. Leaving the house as quietly as possible and dropping the keys back through the mail slot. A quick look at Yelp showed that there were only a couple of places open at that time. So we headed to the one that was on our way. Since I can’t seem to get through a post without mentioning this, be aware that convenience does not exist in the same way as the US. In fact, I think I could get used to living a bit of a slower life like …