Tuesday, 13 April 2010

Coffee Break


Fancy a coffee to go with this view?

Travelling up to Carlisle for Matt Hilton's book launch ('Slash & Burn') recently, we stopped on the M6 at a wonderful independent service station (Tebay). The views are breathtaking - and I snapped this through the window. Not bad for a phone-cam, eh?

Trouble is, with views like that, who wants to get back on the road?

(well, we had a pressing engagement...... ;-) )

4 comments:

  1. Wow, that is stunning. I have to say, as a first time visitor to Cumbria i was very impressed with the scenery that Virgin hurtled me through. Next time i might drive so that i can explore a bit while i'm up there...

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  2. Great stuff. Service stations are ripe for horror stories, though, aren't they?

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  3. Sue, there are some great views in that area. Stay on the M6 and head further up and they just get better and better. :-)

    Great photo from your phone BTW. I'm liking what Paul B said. It's got me thinking. ;-)

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  4. David - yup, love the scenery up there - always feels like coming 'home' when we're up that way (well, that's where all my family come from anyway - Carlisle and Scottish Borders)

    Phone cam is quite good quality - I hardly bother with the real cam now!

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