During the 2002-2003 academic year, we had the wonderful opportunity to spend a sabbatical year at the University of Leeds, UK.  It was a fan-bloody-tastic experience.  Here are our "top 32" pictures summarizing our adventures.  We hope you enjoy them.

At the University of Leeds:

Hiking in the Lake District with family:

On a hike between Kettlewell and Arncliffe in the North Yorkshire Dales:

In the fishing village of Whitby on the North Sea:

The Whitby Abbey:

The heather in the moors near Haworth:

Visiting the castle at Skipton with friends:

The flowers at York:

Hiking through the Valley of Desolation near Bolton Abbey:

Inside Ripon Abbey:

The Leeds Castle:

Hiking  the North Yorkshire Dales near Settle:

Hiking between Settle and Malham:

Exploring "follies" in the Cotswolds:

The Cotswolds family tree:

The Cornwall coastline:

The Minack outdoor theatre performance of the Odyssey near Mousehole:


London's Big Ben:

Snowdonia in Wales:

Sugarloaf Rock on the Isle of Man:

The Cliffs of Moher in Ireland:

The Scottish Highlands in February:

More of the Scottish Highlands in July:

Barcelona with our children:

Along the Tiber River in Rome:

The Rathaus in Bamberg, Germany:

The French Riviera near Nice:

Monte Carlo in France:

Hiking to The Old Man of Hoy in the Orkney Islands:

The parks and canals in Amsterdam:

The sunset at Cinque Terre, Italy:

Sharon:  dowdys@mail.belmont.edu

Larry:  larry.dowdy@vanderbilt.edu