Oh yes, I just did that, did you see it? that little play on words? no? sheesh….you’re a tough crowd. I can’t remember exactly who recommended it. It may have been one of those conversations in the pub, or with my hairdresser or my manicurist, but I had been recommended to visit Stourhead in the […]
Setting off in the car for a relatively short 20 mile journey to another Country House, we had our coffees, our fully charged phones and a sense of bon ami. Pleasant conversation, turned to a few ill placed words, which descended into a full blown newly wed argument. Over coffee. Seriously! coffee. Although we all know […]
A huge day out from stunning interiors to acres of themed gardens
Built and owned by the Lyte family from the 13th to the 18th century, this delightful manor house is a step back in time.
“A strong woman who recklessly throws away her strength, she is worse than a weak woman who has never had any strength to throw away.” ― Thomas Hardy, Tess of the D’Urbervilles The childhood home of the Victorian novelist and poet, nestles quietly in a pretty garden in a small rural valley. Now managed by […]
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A born traveller settled in the South West of England.
This beautiful part of the UK makes every day feel like a holiday. I adore sharing my photos and my experiences and encouraging you to