Peak District a part of England none of had seen and were eager to explore. First, though we stopped at the Rollright Stones.
We wanted to avoid driving through the big Midlands cities like
Birmingham so we swung west toward Shrewsbury. Joel was driving and
Siri navigating and as I don't remember a lot about this stretch of the
journey I have a feeling I probably fell asleep in the back seat.
Sigh. I can sleep at
That night we spent at the hostel at Hartington Hall, a wonderful old 17th century manor house that had a 13th century wall and where Bonnie Prince Charlie was reputed to have slept.