Tag Archives: Amsterdam

Pollinators, the Queen and the botanist

On our last day in London in June, I went off to the Queen’s Gallery at Buckingham Palace.  This museum, which showcases all aspects of the Royal Collection, is a hidden gem.  It’s shop, with the ubiquitous “Buckingham Palace” shopping … Continue reading

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More flowers from Holland

In Holland you are never far from a bunch of flowers!  They come in many forms and many media and spread happiness and good cheer.  Twenty-four tiles make up this handsome bouquet in a equally striking urn. Flowers were everywhere … Continue reading

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