Google 2 3

Oct 13 2015

Room 158: A Fairy Tale Hotel Review

Once upon a time, there was a young girl (OK, maybe not young, nor a girl) looking for a wonderful place to stay in the magical city of… Manchester.  She looked at the computer screen and said, ‘Website, website on the internet, which is the fairest (best value) hotel of them all?’  In a flash, …

Continue reading »

Sep 01 2015

Tower Bridge & The Glass Floor Walkways

During my numerous trips to London over the years, I had taken so many photos of Tower Bridge from all sorts of angles.  The one thing I hadn’t done was go inside.  It had never even crossed my mind to do so; that was until I wrote about it one Foto Friday.  Having done a …

Continue reading »

Aug 21 2015

The Magnificent, Medieval Ely Cathedral

It was late, and I was on my way back to Bishop’s Stortford after a great day out in Thetford.  I got on the first train that came along, thinking it would take me to Cambridge where I could change trains to get back to Bishop’s Stortford.  When the ticket inspector came along, he told me that …

Continue reading »

Aug 18 2015

Thetford: A Town Full of Surprises

While I was working in Bishop’s Stortford for five weeks, I wanted to continue on with what I had started while I was living in Poland – exploring my surroundings on the one day off I had.  So, I did, and my first trip was to Thetford.  I had heard of Thetford, but I knew …

Continue reading »

Aug 14 2015

Thetford Priory

On my return to the UK, one of the first places I visited was Thetford in Norfolk.  When I arrived at the train station, I headed straight for the priory, which was the only thing I knew about the town.  As ruins goes, the priory is pretty spectacular because the site is huge, which makes …

Continue reading »

Jul 03 2015

The Palace of Culture and Science, Warsaw

I’ve been to Warsaw a few times and one building that is impossible to miss is today’s Foto Friday, The Palace of Culture and Science.  It has dominated Warsaw’s skyline for the past sixty years. I knew pretty much nothing about this building until I was looking through a book about Poland with a Polish colleague. …

Continue reading »

Older posts «

» Newer posts

Animated Social Media Icons by Acurax Wordpress Development Company