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Gardens of Ireland

Full title: The Irish Garden

Creator / Author: Jane Powers, with photographs by Jonathan Hession

Item Type / Page count: Book / 400pp

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West Wicklow Studies

Guidebooks to the Castles of Yorkshire

A number of castles in Yorkshire are in State Guardianship and several were provided with a guidebook.

One of the oldest was the guide for Richmond Castle (1926) by… 252 more words

Heritage Sites

Dorothy Charlesworth and guidebooks

Dorothy Charlesworth (1927-81) served as Inspector of Ancient Monuments. Her first contribution to a Ministry guidebook was to write ‘a note on the contents’ of the museum at the Roman site of Wall in Staffordshire (1958). 84 more words


Rievaulx Abbey: Guidebooks

Rievaulx Abbey was placed in state guardianship in 1917 and the site cleared by Sir Charles Peers. Peers wrote the first official guidebook in 1928, and this became the blue guide that continued into the 1970s. 153 more words


Our next trip - Mongolia!

Our next big trip is coming up very soon – to wild and beautiful Mongolia! 213 more words

Couples' Travel

Guidebooks to Housesteads

The Roman fort at Housesteads stands at one of the most dramatic points of Hadrian’s Wall. The site was purchased by John Clayton (see also… 276 more words

Heritage Sites

Airbnb bets on local with user-generated guidebooks and new neighborhood/home matching — TechCrunch

Last November, we reported on how Airbnb appeared to be experimenting with ways to expand beyond its role as a P2P marketplace for renting private accommodation, to “experiences” — including more detailed local guides and a prepaid card to spend money once you’re there.

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