Tag Archives: Visiting gardens

Holiday garden visits: Heligan

Final holiday post! And only a month after we got home! Well, there were lots of photos to get through. On the Wednesday of our holiday week we went to Heligan, choosing our day carefully to avoid rain. Our holiday … Continue reading

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Holiday visits: The Eden Project

This one is photo-heavy, folks. The largest number of photos taken in a single day and the sort of thing that makes me forever grateful for the advent of digital cameras. I’m going to say very little and let the … Continue reading

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Brace yourselves

There’s a whole load of photo-heavy posts in the works. Here’s an appetite-whetter: And another: And one last one: We’re on holiday… more soon!

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Other people’s gardens: Lacock Abbey (mainly)

We have just returned from a little jolly to the West Country. The focus of our visit was Glastonbury, to help a friend celebrate his 50th birthday, and I hope I’m as positive about it when it’s my turn.¬†We travelled … Continue reading

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More camera testing, and a return to Castle Ashby

The other day I acquired (possibly permanently, we shall see) a Fuji Finepix S7000. A certain amount of googling uncovered sufficient information for me to decide to test it out and see if I like it as a “spare” camera … Continue reading

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Other People’s Gardens, birthday edition: Nymans

Yesterday was both my and J’s birthdays and we had tickets to see a favourite band, who were playing in Brighton. This meant an overnight stay and the chance to do one or two other touristy things at the same … Continue reading

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Other People’s Gardens: Castle Ashby again

It’s been a few years since I posted about a visit to Castle Ashby gardens. Last Tuesday, despite the risk of showers, we went back with Mum, my brother, sister-in-law, nephews and the family dogs (Mum’s dog Benji and my … Continue reading

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