CAMBRIDGE; A CITY GUIDE. — Polly Florence
Considering the amount of time I’m spend visiting and exploring Cambridge, I thought it was about time I shared a Cambridge city guide here! It’s one of my favourite places in the world, it was where I spent the first few years of my life so I have very strong ties to the city & it feels lik
Port Isaac, Cornwall
View across the harbour in the fishing village of Port Isaac, Cornwall. The cottage on the left is used as the location for the GP surgery in the TV comedy series Doc Martin.
Staithes, North Yorkshire by Keith Sayer at PicturesofEngland.com
Staithes harbour at low tide - Staithes at PicturesofEngland.com where you can explore the beautiful country of England with photos, history, facts, maps and more.
Glastonbury Abbey was a monastery in Glastonbury, Somerset, England. The ruins are now a grade I listed building, and a Scheduled Ancient Monument and are open as a visitor attraction. The abbey was founded in the 7th century and enlarged in the 10th, before a major fire in 1184 destroyed the buildings. It was rebuilt and by the 14th century was one of the richest and most powerful monasteries in England. The abbey also controlled large tracts of surrounding land and was instrumental in…
Exploring Flamborough Head, Yorkshire - April Everyday
If you’ve been following this blog for a while, you’ll know how much I love a good lighthouse. Most of our UK trips (and ones abroad if we’re near the sea) involve trips to lighthouses. I’ve kind of got a little goal that I’d love to eventually visit all of the lighthouses in the UK. Anyway, Shane and I took a really quick trip away in the van a couple weeks ago and headed up to Yorkshire.
Fairmile Road near Low Carlingill, Lune Gorge, Howgill Fells near Tebay, Cumbria, UK
This is the reverse view of an earlier photo taken at the exact opposite end of the year (28 December). The tiny Fairmile Road, single track with grass growing down the middle, was once one of the UK's main Roman roads, laid through the Lune Gorge by Agricola in 79CE to link Ribchester (~85 km away by modern roads), near Preston, to Carlisle. It evolved into Wicker Street, the main western route from Manchester to Carlisle and hence Hadrian's Wall. As I mentioned in the previous image's…
25 Best Things to Do in Bradford (England) - The Crazy Tourist
Bradford is a city in West Yorkshire, nestled by the picturesque Pennine mountains. Like much of the north of England, Bradford was an important player during the country’s Industrial Revolution. ... Read more
One Day in York Itinerary – The Best Things To Do in York, England
My perfect one day in York itinerary includes the best things to do in York, plus where to stay and the best places to eat.