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Welcome to the archive section of my blog. To read the full detail of any of these blogs, simply click on the title, or the photo.

Historic buildings
The Thames Path at Chelsea

The Thames Path at Chelsea

Last year (late 2019) we filled in one of the gaps in our walks along the Thames through London. Through Fulham quite a long section of the river path is blocked off by extensive redevelopment, but we were able to get back on just before Chelsea Harbour. Looking south...
Crystal Palace

Crystal Palace

Even on a cold, grey day, Crystal Palace is well worth a visit. The signpost at the entrance to the park by the station offers a multitude of walks in all directions, but we chose to start at the dinosaurs, then through the national sports and athletics complex....
Apple Day at Fenton House, Hampstead

Apple Day at Fenton House, Hampstead

We celebrated Autumn with Apple Day at the National Trust’s Fenton House yesterday https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/fenton-house-and-garden/features/the-gardens-at-fenton-house-and-garden. Despite the grey skies, the barely altered 17th century merchant’s...
The Roman Baths of Bath

The Roman Baths of Bath

We couldn’t go to Bath and not visit the Roman Baths and they were well worth it. Going on a bank holiday weekend during the school summer holidays, was always going to be busy, but it was still possible to focus on the surroundings and dip in and out of a very...