Captain Scott Memorial.
Photo taken in early June. Other gardens in Dorset are Abbotsbury Sub-Tropical & Compton Acres.
This rather "excited" Giant was cut into the chalk hillside long ago and has been maintained ever since.
For more fine gardens in Dorset - see Abbotsbury & Minterne.
Built on The Duchy of Cornwall Estate, Prince Charles did not want another "bog standard" modern housing development. Poundbury, which takes design inspiration from the historic architecture of Dorset, is the result. It seems to be a great success and is far better than some of the hideous developments which have been covering Britain in recent years.
Just a short (9 mile/13Km) train ride (road is slow going) from Cardiff city centre. The area behind the beach is rather "tacky".
Barry Island is just a short (9 miles / 13Km) train ride (road is slow going) from Cardiff city centre. The area behind the beach is rather "tacky".
St.Teilo's Church was moved to St.Fagans - National History Museum of Wales, from Pontarddulais, Carmarthenshire. The Archbishop of Canterbury re-dedicated this church in October 2007 following completion of the re-build. To see interior (which is not marked on Google Earth), click "Prev" above.
Dyffryn House stands in a sheltered valley in the Vale of Glamorgan - just to the west of Cardiff.
Just outside the City of Cardiff in the Vale of Glamorgan. These herbaceous borders reach their peak in July.