A Garden Paradise

I have to admit, I love gardens and gardening. I love pretty, country cottage front gardens with rose bushes decorating fences to sprawling back gardens with perfect, immaculate lawns and a summer house perfect for spending lazy afternoons in. My own experience with gardening however, has been somewhat limited. I have had several, small gardens [...]

Dreams of Dubai

“Dubai, with all of its glitz and glamour rose in the heart of the desert.” ― Soroosh Shahrivar, The Rise of Shams Personally, I find the city of Dubai one of the most fascinating destinations in the world. With its contrast of old and new, historical and modern and it's merging of a variety of cultures [...]

Garden Paradise

Yesterday we visited Quex Park in Birchington, Kent. Covering over 250 acres the park is home to a museum of natural history, a house and gardens. We started off by having a look round the Powell-Cotton Museum, a museum that has a Natural History theme and has some incredible exhibits originating from Africa and Asia. [...]