trip along

trip along

to move along happily. The kids tripped along on their way to school. We were just tripping along, not having any notion of what was about to happen.
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She departed, but did not trip along the road so lightly as when she came.
But it is early afternoon and not evening, and the edge of sharpness in the spring air makes her draw her large shawl close about her and trip along rather quickly; though she looks round, as usual, that she may take in the sight of her beloved trees.
STEVE EVANS takes Leeds on a short trip along the M62 for a derby clash at Yorkshire rivals Huddersfield this lunchtime.
Over 10,000 people took the almost-1,000ft trip along the zip wire last year, raising over PS150,000 for charity, and organisers are hoping to better both of those figures in 2015.
At the Safe Anchor Trust open day at Mirfield, is 90-year-old member Eric Scaife with the model railway and, above left, visitors get on board for a trip along the canal 040415CANCHOR_06 & 05 SIMON MORLEY
Passengers will embark on a two-hour trip along the Coventry Canal where they will be treated to a three-course Sunday lunch, with full table service, and children will also receive an Easter egg.
Stay ahead of the rest and download our free WhatsNews app for Apple, Android or Blackberry "The deceased was coming back from a fishing trip along with a relative when he fell down after hitting the edge of the boat," said the source.
NEW The Mekong River With Sue Perkins BBC2, 8pmThe bespectacled one from Bake Off takes a trip along South East Asia's great river.
Take a trip along one of the virtual trails and go back in time to learn about the borough's contributions to both world wars, read the stories of local men in the Great War and see where the bombs fell on the historical maps and timelines.
It was a glorious day by Seaton Sluice beach with the sun out and spectators showing their support for all of the fundraisers including super heroes, dog walkers and even new born babies given a trip along the course.
With a variety of off-train options there should be something for all tastes: you can visit the market town Wymondham; take a trip along the Mid Norfolk Railway aboard the Pathfinder special train with a break in Dereham; you could even try a cruise on the Norfolk Broads or you could catch a local train from Wymondham to explore the county town of Norwich.
Then a quick trip along the coast to Huntington Beach for a bite to eat at the family-run cafe Sugar Shack.
The festival includes presentations and guided trips to Bandon Marsh National Wildlife Refuge; a paddle trip along the South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve; and a field trip to the rocky shores of Shore Acres State Park in addition to lectures.
Jump on a seven-day Navigator route from Dubrovnik to Split on May 18 for an island-hopping trip along the country's beautiful coastline.
FEMALE athletes dominated yesterday's 52nd Blyth Sands Handicap race, which covered a return trip along the beach from Blyth to Seaton Sluice.