Posts Tagged ‘ England ’

Suffolk gallery

Aug 4th, 2010 | By

Woodbridge, Wikham Market, Aldeborough, Hemligham Hall and gardens… [nggallery id=23]




England in Spring

Mar 30th, 2009 | By

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Tea & culture!

Mar 28th, 2009 | By

If you have not, you must.  Visit the Wallace Collection in London. Not only is it a fine collection of works of art, paintings, furniture, porcelain, but the wonderful tea-room is alone worth a visit. [nggallery id=3] See also: The Wallace Collection website




The car that could

Mar 27th, 2009 | By

“Would you mind taking this car?” said the girl at the Avis counter in London. Having booked a mere Ford compact car, the suggestion was most welcome. Perhaps my cheeky, childish attempt to get upgraded by asking “of course if you have a Ferrari or Aston Martin available, I don’t mind a free upgrade” might
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English gardens delight

Jun 20th, 2008 | By

West Dean gardens With a wonderful picture from England… At West Dean there is a horticultural college, lots of sheep on the hills, and of course a wonderful tearoom. Now, these tearooms are a fountain of sage wisdom, old gardeners’ tricks, elder gossip (all England’s country houses and gardens are popular with retired folk) and
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