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#tbt: Hampton Court Palace

Exactly four months ago today, I fulfilled my dream of visiting Hampton Court Palace. I am fascinated by the Tudors (not referring to the TV show, although I did devour four seasons of that in three weeks) and getting the chance to visit Hampton Court was like getting a golden ticket to Willy Wonka’s chocolate factory. 759 more words


A Free Day Out at Hampton Court Gardens

Normally £18.20 to enter the Formal Gardens at Hampton Court – it is free off season. So my boy and I had a little wonder around, and he loved it! 190 more words


Hidden Chocolate Kitchen in Hampton Court Revealed

I subscribe to a Colonial Williamsburg blogsite called “Making History” (http://makinghistorynow.com/ )and it’s one of the best I know for just about everything. I strongly suggest you check it out because there is so much of interest. 929 more words

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How I really feel about London plus Hampton court (Henry 8th), Birdman and more

It really hasn’t hit me yet. Sometimes I’ll walk down the street and think holy crap I’m in London. It feels surreal. Between budgeting for grocery, rent, eating out, shopping, going out and spending my time doing valuable things, Its hard to truly bask in the goodness that is London. 153 more words


20 Things You Should Do In London- Part Two

On Tuesday, I posted about ten things that had been recommended by someone else that I had done in London. On Wednesday, I posted about other… 1,156 more words



This time last year, my local area was affected by unusually heavy flooding. The Thames burst its banks on a scale we hadn’t seen since 1947. 106 more words