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Medieval Gothic Splendour!

I live very near to Thornton Abbey and Gatehouse, and it has enchanted me ever since I was a young girl. Inside the three story gatehouse are large empty echoing rooms with huge medieval fire places and twisting turning corridors leading off in all directions, small arrow slit windows reveal the ruined abbey in the distance, separated from the gatehouse by a lush meadow of grazing sheep. 331 more words


Abbaye Saint-Benoit-du-Lac and surroundings

Abbey Saint Benoit images have been featured in many regional touristic books. This magical historic landmark is a major attraction. Located in the Eastern Townships, the abbey is surrounded by mountains (Owl’s Head) and nearby the lake of Memphremagog. 462 more words

Family Activities

Exploring another Abbey

May 14, 2018

We woke up to another slightly rainy day, but by the time we dragged ourselves out of bed it was beginning to clear up. 887 more words

Travel With Kids

Inchcolm Abbey

Hi Friends,

Did everyone had a nice weekend?  I spent mine planting lots of pretty pink flowers, eating delicious food, visiting with family and friends, and writing a word or two.   462 more words


Land Girls (BBC)

For those of you who enjoyed Downton Abbey, you might enjoy BBC’s Land Girls. This BBC drama is well acted and really draws you in. 56 more words