We’ve had a wonderful Easter Monday! Mum took us to a fabulous place just out of Ripon, called Druid Temple. We had a lovely long walk but had to stay on our leads, as there are ground nesting birds at this time of year. Being Spaniels, we tend to show quite an interest in birds, so it was probably a safe bet!
There was so much to explore. From strange piles of rocks stacked in interesting shapes, to new woodland friends. The new woodland friends were very boring – they just sat in their little boxes and didn’t seem to want to play!
Apparently, after a couple of hours, we had walked our little legs off (according to the humans). This was a rather weird statement, as we both still had all four legs. However, it did seemed to coincide with them ‘needing’ a coffee, so we think it might have been an excuse on their part!
We had one more look at the strange stone things, then off we went in the car for a magical mystery tour! We had just nodded off peacefully, when we came to an abrupt stop. The humans had found themselves a coffee shop/ice cream parlour!
We were very excited, jumped out of the car quite happily and took up our position beside the weakest human. The weakest human is the one we know will give us the most treats! We know coffee shops = treats!
We weren’t wrong! Archie and I were well rewarded with empty ice cream cornets – which were absolutely delicious! Yum!
Roll on the next Bank Holiday and another very special day out!