Lets head to Chester, Chester is a great place to visit! This place has got a great feel to it. It has a old fashion fell to it with the old styled building in the town centre and shopping areas. The night life is pretty good to. There is plenty of restaurants to eat and bars to venture into. Also if you like visiting Zoos there is a really good one in Chester. The admission is a little bit more expensive that most zoos but well worth the visit.
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Aberystwyth is located on the coast of mid Wales. This is a small town that on the coast. It has got all the quality you can a imagine of a small town. Unique shops such as local craft shops, candy stores etc.
There is a nice resturant on the pier that overlooks the sea. This is especially nice when the sun is setting. also there is a arcade to entertain the kids.
The beach is a peppy not sandy. If you want a sandy beach you will need to travel north to Borth.
Pearson has taken a trip to Wollinton Hall in Nottingham. The building was built between 1580 and 1588. There is plenty of grounds to walk around on a nice summers day. The house is impressive but compare to other manor house located around the Uk it is quite small. Wollinton Hall and Deer Park is currently a council owned building, this is rare because most manor houses located in the UK are managed but the national trust.
The hall is open to the general public free of charge. but you will have to pay for the the car parking. The parking costs are £2.00 for 3 hours or £4.00 for all day.
Also in the court yard there is a engine museum that costs £2 per person.
If you fancy a bit to eat there is a cafe on site. Seating is limited on a bad day but if the weather is fine, the cafe does provide plenty of seating outside.
This is a great budget day out.
WOOOOOOOOW Look at this for a shot!!!! This is a totally wicked shot of a skier ploughing through the snow. Plus the camera angle is brilliant. If you was ever planning to this I would move to Sweden of Norway to do this full time! The are plenty of places to live around these ski resorts so are in driving distances. If you are thinking about trying this out you should try the french or swiss aples. Plus if you look at any good tour operator and you will find good deals for skiing holidays.
This magnifcsent castle was built in the 19th century. It was built for the Count and the Countess of La Rochefoucauld-Bayers constructed on their La Potherie Estate, a new grand castle in the neogothic style. They chose a very famous architect from Paris, Louis Visconti. He was famous since he designed the Louvre extension. They asked him to design the new Chateau to replace the 16th century one and asked Rene Hode a famous architect from angers to build the castle. The construction began in1848 and was finished in 1854. The design was a classic arrangement one rectangle with 4 towers, very large-60 meters long, 37 meter deep and 47 meters high- 120 rooms on 5 levels with an abundance of limestone sculptures made by Jacques Granneau, student of David D’Angers.
At the death of her husband, Ida de la Potherie, Countess of la Rochefoucauld-Bayers finished the construction of the Castle and continued to finish her and her husbands dream.
All this architectural construction in the village made this place one of the great private French residence in the 19th century. Because of the ambiance of the total property the Castle Chateau de La Potherie was named the “neogothic jewel in Anjou” or “The Petite Chambord”.
Situated on beautiful grounds, the Chateau complex makes up one corner of a small village, which also has shops, a cathedral, and many summer events. The Chateau is now open for both overnight guests and day visitors, and also hosts wedding receptions and other events, your chateau holidays in France.
The Chateau de Challain is located only thirty minutes outside the town of Angers in the Loire Valley, the region of Castles, and only one and a half hours from Paris by TGV (High Speed Train). The Castle is easy to get to from England and Ireland by flying direct into Nantes airport. The Castle is situated at the corner of a quaint village in the western Loire Valley region of France. The ultimate destination for your destination Castle Weddingor Romantic Bed & Breakfast holiday in France.
I think this is a great picture of the Colosseum . I may have mentioned before that the Colosseum is a good place to visit in Rome.If you are going on holiday or moving over there. You should defo visit it. and the surround landmarks there.
Lets take a visit to the states, We are heading to towards San Fransico. I have participial fond of the golden gate bridge. It a true engineering accomplished.
It is over 1900 meter long and 230 meters height.
The construction took place on January 5, 1933 and was finished April 19, 1937.
You only pay to use the toll road when you are heading south.
Thats Pearson fact of the day.