The following journals and blogs provide a record of some of the holidays, trips and days out enjoyed by the site authors, in order to gather information and photographs for the site. Click on the date links below to view completed blog pages:
London: Tate Gallery, Battersea Park, Imperial War Museum
London: Kensington Musuems.
Abington, Swindon, Highclere Castle, Newbury.
Yorkshire Dales - Three Peaks, Hawes, Clitheroe.
South Coast: Salisbury, Weymouth, Littlesea, Portland, Abbotsbury, Lyme Regis, Bridport, Dorchester, Tolpuddle, New Forest.
Scotland (Highlands): Achnagairn House, Strone, Nairn
Nuneaton, Worcester, Malvern, Ledbury, Monmouth, Chepstow, Caerleon, Reading and Henley-on-Thames.
Wimpole Hall (Cambs).
Shuttleworth Collection (Bedfordshire).
King's Lynn, Hunstanton.
Penzance, Marazion, Hayle, Burnham on Sea.
Hexham, Hadrian's Wall, Stirling, Fort William, Loch Ness, Drumnadrochit, Culloden, Cairngorms, Tomintoul, St Andrews, Yorkshire, Harrogate.
Hyde Hall, Chelmsford, Springfields (Spalding).
London Covent Garden, Hertford, Sandy.
Weekend in London
Bourne, Melton Mowbray, St Neots, Kettering, Peterborough.
Hitchin, Letchworth, Stevenage, Cambridge, Chesterton Windmill, Bourton, Morton, Stow, Cirencester, Weston-Super-Mare, Cornwall, Glastonbury, Swindon, Lacock, Market Bosworth, Shenton, Market Harborough, Corby, Southwick, Dean, Kirby Hall, Rockingham, Rugby, Fotheringhay, Duxford, Boston, Crowland, Spalding, Alford, Spilsby, Bolingbroke, East Kirkby, Coningsby, Horncastle, Mablethorpe, Somersby, Louth, Legbourne, Lincoln.
Southwold, Chatteris, Ely, Ramsey, Tick Fen, Wicken, Skegness, Tattershall, Birmingham, Anglesey & North Wales, Bradgate Park & Leicester, Loughborough, Woodhouse Eaves, Ruddington, Mansfield, Newstead Abbey, Chesterfield, Derwent Water, West Yorkshire, Creswell Crags, Sherwood Forest, Bury St Edmonds, Exning, Newmarket, Windsor, Eton, Amersham, Berkhamsted, St Albans, Harringworth, Barrowden, Lyddington, Oakham, Rutland Water, Uppingham.
Wansford, Yarwell, Saffron Walden, Littlebury, Greenwich, City of London (Westminster), Abbots Ripton, Hemmingford Abbots, Hemmingford Grey, Bedford, Kimbolton.
Lichfield, Oundle, Stilton, Chepstow, Forest of Dean, Gloucester, Cornwall & Devon, Cheltenham, Cotswolds, Painswick, Somerset, Leamington, Stratford, Evesham, Warwick.
King Street Cambridgeshire.
Stanford Hall, Atherstone, Fenny Drayton, Highham, Southorpe, Barnack, Burghley Walk, Stamford, Water Newton.
Godmanchester and Huntingdon.
Cornwall Trip: Falmouth, St Ives, Par, Fowey, Dartmouth, Portishead, Bristol
Charlecote Park, Stratford-Upon-Avon
Houghton Mill, Avebury
Kent and Sussex gardens: Claremont, Nymans, Polesden Lacey, Sheffield Park, Sissinghurst
Scotland Trip: Edinburgh, Inverness, Isle of Sky
Stoke Bruerne, Foxton Locks, Nasby battle field
Anglesey Abbey, St Ives (Cambs)
Norfolk, Castle Acre, Cley Next the Sea, Sherringham
Malvern, Hinckley, Bedworth, Nuneaton
Ashby-de-la-Zouch, North Wales
Coventry, Lyveden, Kenilworth
Rochester, Battle, Hastings, Rye, Bodiam Castle