22 Dec 2007 - Chester, England
Being a Cestrian, I know that Chester is steeped in history but as is often the case, you sometimes fail to appreciate what is on your own doorstep. In the knowledge that Chester is a city that can rival many a destination I have been to, I took to the streets with my camera and guide book to be a tourist in my home city.
I now know a lot more about the cit ...Read Chester blog»
13 Dec 2007 - Portsmouth, England
It has always been an aim to see HMS Victory because of the significance of the Battle of Trafalgar and Lord Nelson to British naval history. Though the ship was laid down in 1759 she still remains a commissioned ship of the Royal Navy though her duties now are purely as a museum dedicated to one of Britain's finest hours.
The Mary Rose and its museum also ...Read Portsmouth blog»