Archive for the tag 'Cragside'

For some reason my computer has decided to play up this evening. One of the programes has decided to hog all the CPU resources meaning that nothing else will work. So I am resigned to working on my laptop with limited resources and it is sooo slow… Hopefully normal service will be resumed ASAP.
I am [...]

11 Comments CherryPie on Nov 10th 2015

4 Comments CherryPie on Nov 9th 2015

Breakfast in the Vermont was as excellent as usual, although the arrangements had changed since our previous visits. There is still the buffet arrangement for cold breakfast items but all cooked food is prepared fresh to order. We were pleased to find there was the perfect table with five chairs so we were all able [...]

8 Comments CherryPie on Oct 31st 2015

Treat your friends as you do your pictures, and place them in their best light.
Jennie Jerome Churchill (1854 – 1921)

10 Comments CherryPie on Aug 24th 2014

The further one travels, the less one knows.

18 Comments CherryPie on Mar 2nd 2014

A few shots of Nelly’s Moss Lake before we leave the Cragside Estate for our next destination.

14 Comments CherryPie on Mar 1st 2014

This installation was created by Wolfgang Weileder.  A plaque by the side of the lake provided the following information:

On Nelly’s Moss Lake the artist has installed three dinghies to remind us of the power of wind and water and offers us a new visual experience and interpretation of Lord Armstrong’s inventive and visionary spirit.
The images [...]

2 Comments CherryPie on Feb 28th 2014

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