Tag: wildlife

Wallington Hall gardens

Woodland wildlife at Wallington

Spring is very late this year so it’s good to see a few signs of nature finally creeping quietly in as we shake off the grip of a long, cold winter. A weekend trip to Wallington Hall in Northumberland showed that nature is still reticent as temperatures continue to hover only a few degrees […]

Bewick's Skylark

Thomas Bewick: The art of nature

Today, I was wandering around my home city of Newcastle when I happened upon a statue of Thomas Bewick (1753-1828), the 18th Century artist and naturalist. It set me thinking about Bewick’s work which combines two of my greatest passions – art and wildlife. One of the places that I always visit […]

Rilak's Zagreb Guide

Zagreb city tours, tour guide/tour leader in and around Croatia

Tim Dreese's Travel Log & Design Journal

Casual observations & photo gallery of people, places, innovation and creativity discovered on the road . . . somewhere in the universe

National Media Museum blog

We explore the science, technology and art of the still and moving image, and its impact on our lives.

Jules Told Me

Travels from heart and home by a Rough Guide author

northumbrian : light

Random thoughts from deepest Northumberland

Fractions of the world

Road trips and travel tips


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Mad about hills, hares, ravens, barn owls, hen harriers and home.


Travel Tales With A Twist

Green Living London

The latest green news and information

The Curse of Verse

Language, spin & the state we're in... apolitical verse and the odd song from Martin Craig

Hiking Photography

Beautiful photos of hiking and other outdoor adventures.

How To Spy On Birds

Sharing the pleasures of birding.