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Silbury Sunset

Husb and I had a few days away, visiting friends in the south of England. We drove back today across ancient landscape and stopped for a little while at the most extraordinary… 11 more words

Out And About

Journey often travelled and ignored

For 20 years i’ve been making journeys along this historic road and never really stopped to take much notice. This morning I was on an early trip around sunrise and couldn’t resist stoping to take some shots with the mist rolling over the hills and the dew still on the ground. 14 more words

3 A.M.

This song is one that’s been on my playlist for years and I still don’t grow tired of it. Matchbox 20 are the band. The song for me is about that quirky girl we all know and love. 111 more words


Silbury... four and a half thousand years later and we still don't know why it's there

One of the most mysterious and remarkable places in the whole of the Wiltshire megalithic area which encompasses Avebury and further away, Stonehenge, is Silbury Hill. 234 more words


Guided tours, indoors and outdoors

I’ve been lucky enough to have been doing some guided tours again recently. I was a tour guide at Hampton Court Palace for four years back in the noughties and have dabbled with guiding on and off since, and have trained others in good tour-guiding techniques at the Royal Mews, the V&A and the Pitt Rivers Museum. 863 more words


A mystery

When you first see Silbury Hill in Wiltshire in just looks so extraordinary  Рis it natural, is it man-made, what was it for, who made it and why? 152 more words


The Wheel of The Year - Summer Solstice

Celebrating the Summer Solstice

 Here in the Northern Hemisphere, the Summer Solstice of June 21st-also known as the Festival of Litha- is on the longest day and the shortest night of the year. 1,364 more words

Martine Alexis