Avebury Henge, Stonehenge & Bath: Hoping Patiently
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Avebury Henge, Stonehenge & Bath: Hoping Patiently

“Know your own happiness. Want for nothing but patience — or give it a more fascinating name: Call it hope.” — Jane Austen (novelist from Bath, author of Pride and Prejudice, Sense and Sensibility, Emma, etc.) Have you ever dreamed of something you want so bad and yet you thought it is just within your … Continue reading

Gloucestershire-Cotswold: A Breakaway…
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Gloucestershire-Cotswold: A Breakaway…

“I hold that a strongly marked personality can influence descendants for generations.” – Beatrix Potter Ever seen the movie “The Holiday”? Iris’ (Kate Winslet) village was how I imagined Gloucesteshire to be – stone cottages, quaint shops and pubs, rolling hills and pristine meadows. Laurie has been showing me pictures before of how his hometown … Continue reading

Camden Town: Ain’t Burning Down!
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Camden Town: Ain’t Burning Down!

“And for London, this is for London, cos Camden Town ain’t burning down!” – Amy Winehouse Camden Town or Camden for short is a district in London that is known for its alternative culture — alternative fashion, alternative arts & crafts, and alternative music. I often hear “Camden” as a niche for alternative scene especially … Continue reading

Buckingham Palace: Changing of the Guards
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Buckingham Palace: Changing of the Guards

You can start your walking tour throughout London city from here. During summer months of May-August, it is held everyday from 11am, and some other months will be on alternate days. But you will still need to check online at http://www.changing-the-guard.com because sometimes they cancel it depending on the weather. You have to be there … Continue reading