York Cathedral is somewhere behind all that scaffolding. With so many very old, large and nearly empty churches almost every religious building one visits in Europe is under repair. Over the past 10 years of travel throughout the Continent and Great Britain I can't remember a church we visited that didn't have scaffolding somewhere. This project looks pretty intense with lots of huge masonry pieces scattered around the construction site.
Day Nine - A New York for My Kids to See January 1st 2010 If nothing else happened this entire day just eating the local farm breakfast sausage Kathryn cooked up for me would've made this day special. Absolutely the best breakfast link ever. The Gallery has won numerous awards throughout the UK for its "Deliciously Yorkshire" breakfast. In fact, they had just won the "Visit England Breakfast Award 2009/10". Quite a feat in a land with so many B&B's i ... read more
Europe » United Kingdom » England » North Yorkshire » York Great Britain, the dominant industrial and maritime power of the 19th century, played a leading role in developing parliamentary democracy and in advancing literature and science. At its zenith, the British Empire stretched over one-fourth of the ear... ... read more
My wife and I met thirty-five years ago when we both worked for the airlines. We got out of the business when deregulation "ruined" it. Now she takes me with her students on her educational trips abroad.
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