Illustrated Travel Articles

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By the Banks of Loch Lomond

Being an account of a Highland holiday by lochs and glens.

A Weekend in north Hampshire

A country house hotel with railway connections, a railway that changed a small town's fortunes and the home of a young woman who became one of England's greatest novelists.

A Weekend around Ashdown Forest

A railway reborn, 100 acres of superbly landscaped garden and a late-Victorian family house that has become a mecca for Arts and Crafts Movement enthusiasts.

A Weekend in the Weald of Kent

In which we discovered vineyards, trains and a beautiful lady.

A Weekend in north-east Kent

A leisurely break in and around the Isle of Thanet.

In the Footsteps of King Henry VIII

A summer weekend visit to Hampton Court Palace.

A Weekend in the Essex-Suffolk borders

Vineyards, timeless market towns and a quest on behalf of Wendy.

Kentwell Hall

A pictorial visit to one of East Anglia's most interesting stately homes.

The Bristolian

A luxury excursion to Bristol by steam train.

The Norwich Union Mail Coach

How they commemorated the 150th anniversary of the last mail coach out of London.

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A West Cork Scrapbook

A collection of oddments from a vacation in the "Rebel County".

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Tours in the Loire Valley

Beautiful country, steeped in history with châteaux, vineyards and ancient cities lining broad, meandering rivers.

Souvenirs of Paris

A late autumn visit to "the Most Romantic City in the World".

The Great Champagne Trek

How we discovered the source of the world's most elegant drink.

A Short Break in Picardy

A visit to a land of rolling hills and floral villages within an hour's drive from the Channel ports.

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Pining for the Fjords

Being an account of a week spent cruising around western Norway.

By Fjords, Mountains and Glaciers

All about an autumnal holiday by the Sognefjord.