The warmth of the early morning sunshine made it possible for us to eat breakfast outside on the hotel terrace. We lingered a while enjoying the atmosphere even after it had started to rain. After a while the wind changed direction and drove the rain underneath the covered area, in our direction. We beat a [...]
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10 Comments CherryPie on Oct 1st 2015
It is my turn at Vision & Verb my post is about the fascinating medieval map that is housed at Hereford Cathedral.
CherryPie on Nov 21st 2013
After breakfast our first port of call was the Jesuit Church which we had been meaning to visit all week. The inside reminded me very much of an ornate wedding cake. We then ventured into the Museum of Art which is located in the Culture and Convention Centre (KKL). We were tempted there by [...]
8 Comments CherryPie on Aug 6th 2013
I invite you to join me at Vision & Verb where I talk about the Buddy Bear exhibition that was lined up along the Champs de Mars during my recent trip to Paris.
4 Comments CherryPie on Nov 9th 2012
…The Answer is Within You!
For some reason my blog refuses to imbed videos, so to view the video you need to click on the picture. The video looks best in full screen view.
I invite you to join Blog Blast for Peace on November the 4th 2012 to help promote peace throughout the world with a [...]
14 Comments CherryPie on Oct 30th 2012
Witley Parish Church has ten stained glass windows of which nine depict scenes from the New Testament; The Annunciation, The Visitation, The Adoration of the Shepherds, The Adoration of the Magi, The Baptism of Christ, After the Resurrection; the miraculous catch of fish, The Resurrection, Peter and John healing a cripple and The Supper at [...]
7 Comments CherryPie on Oct 3rd 2012
The ceiling paintings in Witley Parish Church were painted by the Italian artist Antonio Bellucci. The three principle paintings on the ceiling are; the lamentation, the ascension and the nativity.
The main paintings are surrounded by ten small paintings of cherubs ; Crown of thorns, Chalice, Judas’ money bag, Christ’s raiment and dice, Ladder, Hammer and [...]
16 Comments CherryPie on Oct 1st 2012