Last weekend to celebrate my 39th birthday, Pete and I dumped the kids and took ourselves off up to York. This little break away nearly broke the bank as the room cost us £9 a night, how good is that!!
On Saturday we got up real early so that we could get into York while it was still empty to take some photographs in the wonderful sunlight. This is after I got breakfast in bed with it being my birthday which involved Pete throwing a banana at me from the other side of the hotel room - who says romance is dead?
We entered the city through here
with these guys looking down on us
We strolled around the nice and empty walls
to look at views like this
we then dropped down into the city centre
took a walk down the very empty "Shambles"
a visit to the castle
a phone call from my boys to wish me Happy Birthday
luckily Pete took this shot of me pointing at something I was telling Matt about on the phone which is my shot for today's prompt over at HSMSHS
and last but not least we went shopping where Pete got me this
which contained this