A week ago, the day after our Wedding, myself, Zack and his Dad (my new Father-in-law!) took a hike up Arthurs Seat in Edinburgh for this and other amazing views over the city. Our apartment rental actually overlooked the mountain and its situation in Holyrood Park – we could not have asked for a better location.
The amazing lunch I had at The Nosebag cafe in Oxford. This is vegetable quiche, waldorf salad, noodles and cucumber. I am a really big salad lover so appreciate anywhere that has numerous salads as side options. Highly recommended for vegetarians and vegans – there are even vegan puddings.
Weekly Photo Challenge: Lunchtime
Whilst visiting Kingston Lacy house in Dorset a couple of years ago I was desperate for shade – I am incredibly pale and thus burn easily. Thankfully there was a very big tree in the grounds which I was able to take refuge under. I was very taken with the details of this trees branches, luckily it was positioned in such a way that I was able to photograph it and the house together. I have always considered this one of my favourite photos and I feel it is perfect for this weeks challenge.
Kingston Lacy was the home of the Bankes family, they previously lived in Corfe Castle (also in Dorset) which was captured during the English Civil War. The house was built between 1663 and 1665. Out of the many National Trust properties I have been too this one has the most rooms open and is incredibly well-run.
Weekly Photo Challenge: Lost in the Details
This photo was taken on my first long-haul flight. My family and I were headed to New York and it would be my first time in America. To me it symbolises a trip that really sparked my love of travel. I am not sure I was actually meant to be taking photos but never-mind. Never noticed how dirty the wing looked, I hope it is just dirt and not rust.
Oh and in-case I need to justify my photo choice – the plane was moving forward ;).
When I saw these butterflies eating the fruit I thought it looked like they were kissing it. Glad to be able to make use of that thought for this weeks challenge. The photo was taken in the butterfly house at Longleat Safari Park, Wiltshire.
An amazing evening on Brighton Beach last summer. We had never seen clouds quite like it. Aside from another couple and the seagulls we had that stretch of the beach to ourselves. To us it was a unique evening we will not forget. I should add everyone else was off watching the Olympics on the ‘Brighton Big Screen’ – you would never normally find the beach so deserted in August.