‘Oh, I Do Like To Be Beside The Seaside…’

An excellent chilling weekend in Lincolnshire with the Backpackingbongos Clan.

Featuring lots of sun, a fantastic dog friendly beach, ice cream, a certain amount of alcohol (for some people, anyway), Tilly throwing up all Saturday evening after eating too much seaweed, Tilly stealing Reuben’s breakfast on Sunday morning and a superb lunch with the Mark’s Walking Blog Clan on the way home on Sunday.

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About chrissiedixie

Love being out on the moors and mountains, backpacking, dogs, travelling generally. Favourite place in the world - Yosemite National Park. Retired teacher and ex Mountain Rescue Deputy Team Leader. Married to Geoff, who puts up with all sorts.
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23 Responses to ‘Oh, I Do Like To Be Beside The Seaside…’

  1. Looks absolutely fantastic. Whatever is up with the two boys, was it a case of too much ice cream or strong ale?

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  2. backpackingbongos says:

    T’was an excellent weekend.

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  3. Love that last photo – I was going to ask about the photo before where two people look like they’re throwing up (after too much seaweed) but see someone has had that one answered above! 😉

    Poor Tilly – but I don’t suppose she’ll learn from it as she won’t know why she was sick I suppose. It doesn’t seem to bother dogs throwing up either – I hate it and would rather be in pain personally!
    Carol.

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  4. Sartenada says:

    How lovely post and delightful photos. My favorite photo is the last one! Thank you for this post.

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  5. Helen says:

    Pebbles looks so big and grown up! It’s only when she’s next to the other dogs you can see that she’s still just a puppy! Looks like you had a lovely weekend. Can you please send some of that sunshine up here?

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    • I know what you mean, some photos make her look enormous, but then you see her curled up for real and remember she’s still very much a puppy!
      I’ll package some sunshine up for you today 🙂

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  6. McEff says:

    I love those wide skies and grassy tracks. They make a refreshing change from hills and valleys.
    Alen

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    • Hi Alen, yes, it doesn’t always have to be mountains, does it? I also love those expansive views and skies you get in the flatlands. Those grassy tracks which run from village to village and farm to farm, also give a sense of history to me – I like the idea of walking on ancient track ways which might well have been trod for centuries. 🙂

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  7. southwestdesertlover says:

    Wonderful posting Chrissie. I absolutely love the last photo – your baby Boxer has my heart! Great big virtual hugs and Wyatt Earp “Scoobie snacks” for your canine angels. :^)

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