Tag: England

I Have Been Haunted by Mystical Cornwall

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I Have Been Haunted by Mystical Cornwall

To say that I have been haunted by mystical Cornwall all of my life is an understatement! Just the name thrills me! Cornwall is a land where fairies, and piskies (“the little people”), and ghosts roam; where Percival threw Excalibur into Dozmary Pool; the birthplace of Arthur Pendragon (Tintagel) and the lovers Tristan and Isolde….and […]

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Where Should I go Next??

Where Should I go Next??

I do have a few trips planned for 2016, but I need to do some more travel planning! Any ideas? In January, I am headed to Lake Tahoe to see the lake in the snow…and, of course, to gamble. I am hoping my cousin will come along and that my friend from Sacramento will meet […]

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Fabulous Photos Friday: Cornwall, England

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Fabulous Photos Friday: Cornwall, England

Cornwall!  Just the name thrills me!  Cornwall is a mystical land where fairies, and piskies (“the little people”), and ghosts roam; where Percival threw Excalibur into Dozmary Pool; the birthplace of Arthur Pendragon (Tintagel) and the lovers Tristan and Isolde….and the setting of the novels I avidly read growing up.  Daphne du Maurier’s classic novel, […]

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Fabulous Photo Friday: Bath, England

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Fabulous Photo Friday: Bath, England

I LOVE England.  LOVE LOVE LOVE.  I am a true Anglophile, especially when it comes to British history.  I’ve been to England several times, and I certainly plan to go back again and again!  We spent two weeks roaming the English countryside while my daughter was doing her study abroad in London. My son and […]

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Flying From the Big “D” to Africa (via London)!

Flying From the Big “D” to Africa (via London)!

A celebratory graduation trip to South Africa, Zimbabwe, and Botswana!  Cast of characters, Tam (me!), Randy (spouse and father), Alexandra, 22, college graduate, and Wes, 18, high school graduate.  We left for DFW airport on Friday June 12th 2009 and had a most exciting trip to the airport.  There was an accident on I 635 and […]

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