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Seychelles, Seashells on the seashores.

No, you’re not dreaming this really is the most pristine of all island escapes! If you thought the Maldives was the ideal spot for your romantic and private getaway – think again! 419 kata lagi


I know Portuguese winters are mild, but honeysuckle in early February?

Unsurprisingly the flora of Algarve has been described as ‘living magnets for botanists’. I certainly find it irresistible and even after four winters here I can be surprised by what we stumble across. 345 kata lagi

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It crept in early while I was fretting and itching and planning.

The air warmed and dampened and flowers poked up their heads.

Then this morning my chores were accompanied by a 52 degree fog. 48 kata lagi

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More than forty winks: who will be hibernating this winter?

When the temperature drops and the days grow shorter, many of us feel like climbing into bed and waiting it out. Well, for a lot of animals in New York State, this is exactly what they do. 585 kata lagi

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Discovering East Ham's exotica with the Big Garden Bird Watch

This Sunday a small group of us braved the early morning cold to become ‘citizen scientists’ and undertake the RSPB’s Big Garden Bird Watch in East Ham’s Central Park. 302 kata lagi