Swan & Harlequin
Travel Blogs from Faversham
18. Write a travel blog ✅ (your are reading it!)
19. Visit the outback in Australia
20. Go on a sleeper train
21. Fly first class
22. Stay in a tree house
23. Watch a meteor shower
24. Own a tortoise
25 Do a taster menu
26. Go on the euro star
27. Go on the orient express
28. Get married
29. Bake a cake from scratch
30. Go on a yacht for a night
... opportunity. I believe that remote working will become commonplace in the next 50 years and that we're just moving with the times. I hope it works, but If doesn't it will be a lesson learned, which is no bad thing. I've also been accepted onto a Masters Degree in Medical Physics at UCL (by distance learning). I'm passionate about physics and applications in medicine will give me an opportunity to try something ...
... of Thanet which on the map, looks like an area of land surrounded by land – confusing! However, it used to be an island ie surrounded by water! Apparently, the geography of Kent has changed radically over the centuries and what used to be underwater is now land.
We visited Leeds Castle, promoted as one of the most beautiful. It was built about 900 years ago and bought by Queen ...
... facing the North Sea! Wellington died at Walmer Castle and, among the exhibits, is the armchair in which he died!! There’s also an original pair of 'Wellington boots' which were designed by the Duke.
Another visit was to Chartwell House, Winston Churchill’s family home from 1924 until the end of his life. He bought the property because of its fabulous views over the countryside and spent a lot of money ...
... from visitors and local people. It’s also used for concerts and meetings- another source of income.
Our next visit was to Deal Castle, one of a chain of castles along the South coast of England built by Henry VIII to protect the country from French and Spanish attack. Deal Castle was one of the first built, and is one of the biggest. It does have an Australian connection – General William Birdwood ...