Beatrix Potter and Romans August 7th 2012 Internet in the Highlands is patchy at best but now we are back!
It was very fitting that our hotel in the Lake District, known for its connection with Beatrix Potter, was surrounded with rabbits and birds in the evening. We did the tourist trail during the day but decided against queueing for 2 hours to see Beatrix Potter's house, and they are quiet at the moment because of the Olympi ... read more
Europe » United Kingdom » England 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