Tag Archives: Askern

To Doncaster! 18 km (total: 78 km)

To Doncaster! 18 km (total: 78 km)
Note to self: stop wondering in cities at night! Walking on The World Photo Tour. Now in Doncaster. I was quite nice spending the first night out. And even if the temperatures dropped in this – hopefully – last cold snap, I couldn’t be bothered. If anything, I was hot at times, all snuggled up in my sleeping bag. And I was actually surprised in the morning noticing that the water froze over night. Thus it pays to have good ... [read more]

Thoughts and happenings from Sherburn in Elmet to a farm near Askern: 23 km (total: 60 km)

Thoughts and happenings from Sherburn in Elmet to a farm near Askern: 23 km (total: 60 km)
What is a road? Just a line from A to B? Just the necessity of providing the logistical means so that communication can occur? Were all the roads then made with a definite purpose? Or were some of them made just to see what’s after the horizon? A Portuguese proverb says that the road is made waking on it. Many people think I know what awaits me at the end of my road. I don’t. And I don’t want to find out before it’s time to do ... [read more]