It was a slightly stressful start to the day as we awaited the first of the week’s exam results. Continue reading England road trip: day 11 – North Yorkshire coast
Today marked the start of our journey south. Leaving Northumberland, we drove down through County Durham to North Yorkshire to visit three very different towns and villages; Runswick, Whitby and Pickering.
We spent a week in Northumberland many years ago, when eldest teen was a toddler. My enduring memory of that trip is of beaches and castles.
A driving day, albeit a relatively short one, from inland Northumberland to the coast.
After a hearty fried breakfast at our B&B we packed and were on the road again.
Dungeness, in late autumn, was everything I expected it to be. A windswept and seemingly barren landscape, punctuated by power lines and quirky houses, with a nuclear power station backdrop. I loved it.