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Sarnia Observer
Not a fan of the lollipopIt has been said that beauty is in the eyes of the beholder. This beholder is p
Not a fan of the lollipop
Sarnia Observer / Posted yesterday
It has been said that beauty is in the eyes of the beholder. This beholder is pretty adamant that he doesn’t like the looks of lollipops. Not the kind that you find at the candy store, but the kind that you make out of evergreens. In the nursery... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The world's most romantic museumsThe Rodin Museum, Paris Recently reopened following an extensive restoration,
The world's most romantic museums
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
The Rodin Museum, Paris Recently reopened following an extensive restoration, the Rodin Museum at the Hôtel Biron is "the most perfect of the city's museums", according to Telegraph Travel's Nick Trend. It makes our list for its bucolic setting,... Read more
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Londonist
Are These The Least-Scary Monsters In London?The line of 'fearsome' beasts at Hall Place. All photos by Sandra Lawrence Ha
Are These The Least-Scary Monsters In London?
Londonist / Posted 2 days ago
The line of 'fearsome' beasts at Hall Place. All photos by Sandra Lawrence Hall Place, nestled between Bexleyheath, Crayford and, er, the A2, is one of London’s more surprising ‘secret’ houses. The Grade I listed mansion is either medieval... Read more
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The Irish Times
Going Dutch with a master in the gardenUnlike some gardeners I know, I’m not a plant collector. Nor do I ever expect t
Going Dutch with a master in the garden
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
Unlike some gardeners I know, I’m not a plant collector. Nor do I ever expect to be, for I lack the single mindedness and the ever-so-slightly obsessive streak required to zealously hunt down every known species/variety/cultivar of a particular... Read more
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The Irish Times
History and fashion in great Irish gardensOften, when we think of formal gardens in country house estates, we have a pict
History and fashion in great Irish gardens
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
Often, when we think of formal gardens in country house estates, we have a picture in our heads of the terraced Italianate gardens in Powerscourt estate in Co Wicklow or maybe the expansive parklands of Belvedere House in Co Westmeath. However, we... Read more
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The Irish Times
Sandycove elegance for €1.545mJust above the point where Lower Albert Road meets Sandycove village, number 80
Sandycove elegance for €1.545m
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
Just above the point where Lower Albert Road meets Sandycove village, number 80 is a double-fronted mid-terrace, with off-street parking for two or three cars (“it depends on how good you are at parking”, the owner says). It’s a particularly nice... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Nature camps aim to draw kids from screens to the outdoorsThis undated photo provided by courtesy of Ladew Topiary Gardens shows campers
Nature camps aim to draw kids from screens to the outdoors
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
This undated photo provided by courtesy of Ladew Topiary Gardens shows campers with their bug boxes who are studying pollinating insects in Monkton, Md. In this age of screens and busy schedules, nature day camps are in high demand, and many offer a... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Epcot: Flower & Garden Festival adds more food plus Huey, Dewey, LouieWalt Disney World has revealed more details about the upcoming Epcot Internatio
Epcot: Flower & Garden Festival adds more food plus Huey, Dewey, Louie
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Walt Disney World has revealed more details about the upcoming Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival, which begins its record 90-day run on March 2. Right away, guests will see something new: Topiaries of the Huey, Dewey and Louie characters... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Discoveries: Harmony, population 18, has big plansA mere 147 steps, give or take a stumble or two over cracked asphalt, will get
Discoveries: Harmony, population 18, has big plans
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
A mere 147 steps, give or take a stumble or two over cracked asphalt, will get you from one end of “downtown” to the other. If that isn’t enough to show the shrunken size of Harmony, 2.5 acres, in toto, of mostly rolling, cow-dotted hills in San... Read more
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TSN
Canadian Olympic athletes hope for bigger payday after rule changeTSN Senior Correspondent Canadian soccer star Kaylyn Kyle is a pitchwoman for
Canadian Olympic athletes hope for bigger payday after rule change
TSN / Posted 9 days ago
TSN Senior Correspondent Canadian soccer star Kaylyn Kyle is a pitchwoman for the sportswear company Under Armour. A 27-year-old midfielder, Kyle is also expected to be one of the most visible Canadian athletes competing at the Summer Olympics in... Read more
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Scotsman
Scotland’s 10 most popular National Trust propertiesIn Pictures: Burns Cottage in Alloway, part of the Burns Birthplace Museum Th
Scotland’s 10 most popular National Trust properties
Scotsman / Posted 9 days ago
In Pictures: Burns Cottage in Alloway, part of the Burns Birthplace Museum They are the jewels in the crown of Scotland’s heritage, the places that bring the past to life and allow the present to... Read more
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The Forward
Jewish Leaders Defend High-Profile Meeting With Jonathan PollardWhen American Jewry’s most important national umbrella group hosted American Je
Jewish Leaders Defend High-Profile Meeting With Jonathan Pollard
The Forward / Posted 10 days ago
When American Jewry’s most important national umbrella group hosted American Jewry’s most famous, recently paroled spy for Israel, it did so at a breakfast in an elegant synagogue conference room in Manhattan with a congressman in attendance. That... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Disney Springs: a new old-fashioned district at Disney WorldDisney habitually says of its attractions, “It’s all about the story.” The comp
Disney Springs: a new old-fashioned district at Disney World
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 18 days ago
Disney habitually says of its attractions, “It’s all about the story.” The company won’t build a ride, won’t design a setting for a character meet-and-greet, won’t even mold a character topiary for Epcot’s garden festival until that feature has a... Read more
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Perth Now
Why you’ll want to see the city of 14 islandsStockholm is a network of 14 islands. Picture: Jeppe Wikstrom/mediabank.visitst
Why you’ll want to see the city of 14 islands
Perth Now / Posted 19 days ago
Stockholm is a network of 14 islands. Picture: Jeppe Wikstrom/mediabank.visitstockholm.com GETTING AROUND Stockholm is made up of a necklace of 14 islands linked by 54 bridges. But much of what’s popular with visitors lies in the neighbouring... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Why you’ll want to see the city of 14 islandsStockholm is a network of 14 islands. Picture: Jeppe Wikstrom/mediabank.visitst
Why you’ll want to see the city of 14 islands
Adelaide Now / Posted 19 days ago
Stockholm is a network of 14 islands. Picture: Jeppe Wikstrom/mediabank.visitstockholm.com GETTING AROUND Stockholm is made up of a necklace of 14 islands linked by 54 bridges. But much of what’s popular with visitors lies in the neighbouring... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Why you’ll want to see the city of 14 islandsStockholm, Sweden: What to see and where to eat | DailyTelegraph SearchUse key
Why you’ll want to see the city of 14 islands
Daily Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
Stockholm, Sweden: What to see and where to eat | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website Stockholm is a network of 14 islands. Picture: Jeppe... Read more
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Island Packet
Disney Springs: a new old-fashioned district at Disney WorldDisney habitually says of its attractions, “It’s all about the story.” The comp
Disney Springs: a new old-fashioned district at Disney World
Island Packet / Posted 19 days ago
Disney habitually says of its attractions, “It’s all about the story.” The company won’t build a ride, won’t design a setting for a character meet-and-greet, won’t even mold a character topiary for Epcot’s garden festival until that feature has a... Read more
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Babyology
Five incredible ways to reconnect with your partner (without the kids!)Having kids tends to tame down your travel bucket list, but don’t let it comple
Five incredible ways to reconnect with your partner (without the kids!)
Babyology / Posted 20 days ago
Having kids tends to tame down your travel bucket list, but don’t let it completely dampen your wanderlust. That desire to explore the world with your partner is pretty hard to extinguish, and there’s no need to clip your travel wings once you become... Read more
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Evening Standard
Search for Londoner who won £4.7m Lotto jackpot but never claimed cashA Lotto player in east London has failed to claim a winning £4.7 million jackpo
Search for Londoner who won £4.7m Lotto jackpot but never claimed cash
Evening Standard / Posted 23 days ago
A Lotto player in east London has failed to claim a winning £4.7 million jackpot, it was revealed today. The ticket was bought in Barking and Dagenham in September, Camelot said, but the prize money has yet to be picked up. Efforts to track down... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Taggart star tells of 1968 meeting with "modishly dressed young lad"DAVID Bowie made his mark on two Scots stars, for different reasons. Back in 1
Taggart star tells of 1968 meeting with "modishly dressed young lad"
EveningTimes Online / Posted 26 days ago
DAVID Bowie made his mark on two Scots stars, for different reasons. Back in 1968, Taggart star Alex Norton found himself about to film a small role in the new movie, The Virgin Soldiers. “At five in the morning, a coach collected my fellow virgin... Read more
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Guelph Mercury
19th century still blooms in Yorkshire estate gardenOn a cold January day, I find myself reminiscing about a garden I visited where
19th century still blooms in Yorkshire estate garden
Guelph Mercury / Posted 28 days ago
On a cold January day, I find myself reminiscing about a garden I visited where, for a while, I stepped back into the 19th century. It began when I came upon Victorian croquet players dressed in traditional white. Like ghosts, they began to emerge... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
New restaurant for Levens Hall wins seal of approval from plannersA NEW restaurant with 'dramatic' zinc-clad roof planned for Levens Hall has bee
New restaurant for Levens Hall wins seal of approval from planners
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
A NEW restaurant with 'dramatic' zinc-clad roof planned for Levens Hall has been given the seal of approval by South Lakeland District Council. The Elizabethan manor, near Levens, is world famous for its topiary gardens and is home to Richard and... Read more

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