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Searching for new horizons

You know I love talking about my plannings, trips and experiences. But this time I’m gonna do something completely different from what you have been reading till now. 176 more words


Reculver: guidebooks

The Saxon Shore fort of Reculver in Kent is in the care of English Heritage. Parts of the Roman fort has been eroded into the sea. 111 more words

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My Favourite Travel Guidebook

For me, travel guidebooks are like your favourite football team – you should never change once you have nailed your colours to the mast.

I have tried out Rough Guides, Footprint, AA, Frommer’s & DK Eye Witness, but for me there has only ever been one winner – Lonely Planet. 155 more words

Appuldurcombe House: guidebooks

Appuldurcombe is a major house on the Isle of Wight. The fragile structure was placed in State Guardianship in 1952. It had last been occupied in 1909. 212 more words

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Thetford: guidebooks

The Cluniac priory at Thetford was placed in State Guardianship in 1932. F.J.E. Raby prepared the first official guide in 1935. This was expanded by P.K. 113 more words

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Maison Dieu: guidebook

The hospital of Maison Dieu was built in the 13th century at Ospringe in Kent and stood on the line of the main road from Dover to London. 92 more words

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Yarmouth Castle: guidebooks

Yarmouth Castle on the Isle of Wight was one of a series of defences for the Solent. It was constructed after a  French raid of 1545 during the reign of… 184 more words

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