All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘England’

Viva Victoriana – London

Viva Victoriana – London

London’s Victorian landmarks are among the capital’s most iconic sights Trafalgar Square (above). Although its name and most famous historic …

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A Schoolroom for Everyone – London

A Schoolroom for Everyone – London

The Victoria and Albert Museum has just triumphed as the Art Fund’s Museum of the Year With over 4.5 million …

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Discover London

Discover London

 “When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life” – Samuel Johnson Double Trouble Shakespeare’s romantic comedies …

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To the Manor Born, Oxfordshire, England

To the Manor Born, Oxfordshire, England

Let’s visit Blenheim Palace, one of Britain’s most spectacular stately homes and the birthplace of Winston Churchill “At Blenheim, I …

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Easy Trips

Easy Trips

This Month … celebrate Halloween in New York State, track wolves in Spain and enjoy the last of the sun …

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The Fish Hotel – Cotswolds

The Fish Hotel – Cotswolds

Why Stay? Because it’s a surprisingly affordable country hideaway in a handy spot for snooping around the historic and handsome …

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8 Bizzare Sleeps

8 Bizzare Sleeps

Ludicrous lodgings, from a giant Scottish pineapple and a floating coconut, to a Trojan horse and ghost-filled garrison. In a …

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BARNSLEY HOUSE – THE COTSWOLDS, UNITED KINGDOM

BARNSLEY HOUSE – THE COTSWOLDS, UNITED KINGDOM

This is England at its best. The scent of blousy pink roses, a vegetable garden like a Mr McGregor pastiche …

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DOWN-12-WATERING HOLES

DOWN-12-WATERING HOLES

The great British pub culture goes back to an untraceably long history of inns and taverns of the Victorian era. …

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Nature Perfected – Lancelot “Capability” Brown

Nature Perfected – Lancelot “Capability” Brown

Born 300 years ago this summer, Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown was England’s greatest gardener, and his visionary landscapes changed the face …

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