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Will Bath dare to become the first UK city with a ‘tourist tax’?

The city council is considering a charge for overnight visitors – but fears being labelled ‘the tax city’


Pet Pics, 011417 edition

My daughter lives in Ypsilanti, about 1:45 away, and asked me to send her pictures of the animals. Here is what they were doing when she made the request Friday, starting above with Daryl … 16 more words

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A walk in an Abbey

Close to me there is a stunning Abbey called Mount Saint Bernard Abbey. On the bank holiday my family and I went for a walk there, so of course I took my camera with me to capture its beauty. 80 more words


River walk around Malmesbury

Malmesbury is a market town in the north of the county and is famous for its 12th century abbey and gardens. Charlton Park on the North East of the town is the home of the UK… 271 more words


Things to do with kids outside of Brussels: Walk through time at the ruins at Villers la Ville

I looooove history. The feeling of walking in a place where so many have walked before. Touching stone, cold now but one warmed by fires, conversation, conflict and an unknowable life. 379 more words

Austen's Literary Achievement in Northanger Abbey

Such blindness is of long-standing, since in 1897 an editor already lamented the novel’s sparse mode of describing Bath. Personally, we could have willingly surrendered a good deal of the clever raillery about Mrs. 18 more words