Bristol

Bristol balloon experience: part two

[ Aug.2017 ] I continue talking about our experience of hot air balloon flight in Bristol in south west England. The balloon went up and up and we flew over the Bristol city. When we…

Bristol

Hot air balloon in Bristol: the first part

[ Aug.2017 ] Bristol, the city in the south west England, is a mecca of hot air balloon flights. Every August, they have the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta with more than 100 balloons going up…

Hythe

Extremely small locomotive train

[ Aug.2016 ] While my mother was staying with us in London, our friends invited us for an excursion to Kent, south England. They said ‘you will find something surreal today’ when they came to…

England

Going up the East Hill by the ‘lift’

[ June, 2015 ] After satisfactory lunch in Hastings in the south of England, we went up the East Hill by East Hill Lift.The station was just next to the restaurant.The lift is in fact…

England

To Isle of Wight

[ Sept.2014 ] We joined a one day tour to Isle of Wight, south of England, because I found a good discount offer.The meeting time was very early.The bus journey from London was 2 and…

England

Be careful about cheap flight

[ May, 2014 ] This is the picture of the statue of three legs symbol of Isle of Man in front of the airport.The jouney in the island was very smooth, but at the end…

Isle of Man

Steam train

[ May, 2014 ] The third train we rode in Isle of Man was a steam train which connected from Douglas, the capital city to the southenmost Port Erin. This was built in 1873 and…

England

Into the clouds

[ May 2014 ] The second historical and pretty train we took in Isle of Man was Snaefell Mountain Railway.It goes from Laxey up to the top of Snaefell, the only mountain in the island.The…

England

For railway lovers

[ May, 2014 ] Isle of Man, off England is a small island, but there are many things that touirsts can enjoy.One of them is railways.The historical railways are being operated and running around the…