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Make the most of the last week of the holidays with Summer at the Museums

Summer at the Museums 23 July – 2 September 2015

All good things must come to an end. But before you start thinking about new school shoes, shiny pencil cases and the merits of school dinners over a packed lunch there’s still plenty of Summer at the Museums happenings to make the most of. 567 more words


August Bank Holiday

Try an alternative to the traditional…

The August Bank Holiday, full of peculiar traditions such as barbequing in the rain, ‘dodge the wasp’, or everyone’s favourite, how much longer must we sit in this traffic jam? 156 more words


Belgium's national botanical garden

August is not really a top month for blooming plants, but a visit to the national botanical gardens in Meise is always a nice experience. The Botanic garden of Meise is located in Flanders, but only 12 km from Brussels’ city center and can be reached by bus. 640 more words


Notes From Another Garden...

Summer in Scotland has been so sporadic this year we decided we needed some sun. It has been a Fiesta weekend culminating in a spectacular firework display (that will need to wait until we get home again). 95 more words

Japanese Tea Garden - Golden Gate Park San Francisco

Golden Gate Park, in my book should be every bit as popular and well known as Central Park and for some unknown reason it’s not. It is a virtual oasis in The City. 64 more words

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Oxford & Botanic Garden

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The city of Oxford is known for its colleges – it is an university city. When in Oxford it is not only worth to visit some of the colleges but also the Botanic Garden. 53 more words