Monthly Archives: October 2012

Lavender and Tall Grass

Lavender and Tall Grass at Cotswold Lavender, Snowshill, Gloucestershire. People have been known to travel far and wide to experience the sights and smells of lavender fields. One such location is Cotswold Lavender, where a number of lavender varieties grow in … Continue reading

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Reflection in a Roman Bath

Roman Bath, Bath, United Kingdom. While visiting the Roman baths in Bath, I was a tad grossed out by a cloudy film of unknown composition on the surface of a bath’s blue-green water. But then I noticed how the film … Continue reading

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Lazy Sunday

I can’t help but grin when I look at this picture. I hope it brings a smile to you as well.

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“Wash Me” in Bath

While visiting Bath, I was surprised to see such a dirty car in such a posh town. I was tempted to write “Wash Me” in the grime, but wasn’t sure if Brits do that sort of thing, so I took a … Continue reading

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Becoming a Citizen of the World

Living in England is changing me. So subtly that I don’t even notice it day to day. But I recently passed the one-year mark. It’s hard to believe, because time seemed to go so quickly, but here I am…over one … Continue reading

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Red Admiral Butterfly at Berkeley Castle

Red Admiral Butterfly at Berkeley Castle, Berkeley, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom. A male Red Admiral enjoys the sunshine on the grounds at Berkeley Castle… while having a bite to eat. Although Berkeley Castle has a butterfly house, this butterfly, like other … Continue reading

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Water Under Bath’s Pulteney Bridge

Pulteney Bridge across the River Avon, Bath, United Kingdom. Pulteney Bridge, like the Ponte Vecchio in Florence, Italy, is one of only a few historic bridges in the world with shops built into it. Although architecturally dissimilar (the Ponte Vecchio … Continue reading

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Power Tower and Sky

I wouldn’t have thought a cloud-filled sky could look so complex with so many shapes, tones, and layers. I like how the electric power transmission lines and towers’ geometricity bring some order and constancy to the image. What do you … Continue reading

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White House in Lavender

White House at Cotswold Lavender, Snowshill, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom.

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Dorset’s Jurassic Coast

The Jurassic Coast near West Lulworth, Dorset, United Kingdom. The Jurassic Coast covers 95 miles of dramatic coastline from East Devon to Dorset, with rocks recording 185 million years of the Earth’s history. The name is something of a misnomer, … Continue reading

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