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The Grand Army and the Orange Army

There is a hint of France on the horizon in this picture!

Speeding along the Channel Coast – yes speeding – I fancied I could see the monument to Napoleon’s Grand Army on the ridge of hills behind Ambleteuse. 111 more words

Botany Bay Kent UK

Along the coast of Kent between Margate and Broadstairs is Botany Bay.  This bay has a long, yellow sand beach, chalk reef and towering chalk cliffs with some sea stacks.   401 more words


Epple Bay in Kent, UK

Greetings from Kent, the Garden of England, where I’m staying with my mother in Birchington-on-Sea.  Birchington (for short) incorporates a small inlet of the English Channel near the Thames Estuary called Epple Bay.   417 more words


Gig On The Coast

Last summer, Chico Chica played a function gig in Folkestone, Kent. Barbara and I, as we walked along the Sandgate Esplanade to where her car was parked, noticed that the Sandgate Hotel hosted live music on Sundays. 669 more words

Chico Chica

Day 3: Crossing that Channel

Tuesday, 18 Oct ’16

S.B. – This trip is a constant reminder of how much we need to do this together. Your birthday or mine, next year? 1,219 more words




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Distances: 131 km W of Saint Peter Port, Guernsey / pop: 16,500 / local time: 03:51:42.3 2016-11-02
113 km S of Plymouth, United Kingdom / pop: 248,000 / local time: 03:51:42.3 2016-11-02… 10 more words

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