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Nan Quick’s Diaries for Armchair Travelers


My newest travel article, about the recent Chelsea Flower Show has just been published.

Here’s the link


Best–Nan Quick 

Nan Quick’s Diaries for Armchair Travelers


Why Whistles?

Many locals and people passing through the village may have been struck by the display of whistles on the central island in Acocks Green. Yes they are whistles! 223 more words

Acocks Green

RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014

On Thursday I was fortunate to be invited to the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show (8-13 July 2014) with my sister, a Garden Designer at… 438 more words

Craft Events

RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014 - Show Garden Highlights

Chelsea needs to watch her back. Her bigger, louder and brighter sister at Hampton Court Palace is slowly but surely stealing her crown. Chelsea may be smarter, better educated and popular with the establishment, but compared to Hampton Court she is starting to look a little too prim and proper. 1,318 more words


Highlights from the 2014 RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Time for my annual round up of the Chelsea Flower Show!  Bit late this year, as I just haven’t had the time up until now, but actually it’s good to take a moment to look back at the hundreds of photos I took at the time, and see what still stands out. 753 more words

Garden Design

A garden is an outdoor room - My visit to De Tuinen Van Appeltern

A little gem, hidden away in the heart of the Dutch countryside (that i had no idea about for 2 years) is De Tuinen Van Appeltern… 464 more words

My Creativity