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GeoText Expedition 3 – Chasing Geography Textbooks In A Camper Van: Cheddar Gorge

The next adventure took us to Cheddar Gorge in Somerset.

When teaching about limestone scenery, I often made reference to this textbook photograph:

The image came from a textbook titled ‘Investigating Physical geography’’ by Neville Grenyer. 479 more words


Excursion à la Grotte de Clamouse

L’IEFE nous avait proposé des options pour une excursion gratuite et j’avais choisi de faire celle à Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert. J’ai joint le groupe dans le bus, et puis nos deux guides touristiques, Michel et Célia, se sont présentées. 297 more words


Chute de la Druise, Parc Naturel du Vercors, France

Chute de la Druise, Parc Naturel du Vercors, France

N is for Narrow

As writers, we are perforce required to narrow things down. We have to decide which genre to write in, who or what our main character or subject is, what time frame they exist in. 243 more words


Fayeteville Eats

As I mentioned in my last post, we visited our in laws and met our nephew in Asheville. Luckily for us, Faytteville West Virginia is the halfway mark and the best place to stop for a meal! 372 more words


Himachal school bus accident: 27 kids, 3 others killed in Nurpur; updates

The Himachal Pradesh school bus rolled into a 200ft-deep gorge, killing 27 schoolchildren, two teachers and the driver

At least 30 people, including 27 school children, were killed after a private bus skidded off the road and rolled down deep into a gorge in Nurpur area of Kangra district in Himachal Pradesh on Monday. 356 more words