Category Archives: Flowers

Puglia — the whole trip…

We just returned from eight glorious days touring Puglia.  Using their deep knowledge of the region, its history, culture and geography – plus their passion and expertise about food and wine — Southern Visions Travel planned an exceptional custom-crafted itinerary … Continue reading

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Bread and Flowers

This has been an extraordinarily warm Spring.  Beyond the obvious advantages of lower home heating bills and reduced snowplowing and shoveling, there are some other goodies, too.  The warm air brings on the flowers, and it also helps my dough … Continue reading

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Last Tuesday was an amazing day.  After lunch in Tongli, we drove to nearby Suzhou, where we visited the Humble Administrators’s Garden, followed by the Yunyansi Pagoda tower high on a hill above the town.  The photo album is here.

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Beijing – The Summer Palace

“The Summer Palace, in the Haidian District, northwest of central Beijing, is said to be the best preserved imperial garden in the world, and the largest of its kind still in existence in modern China.  It’s hardly surprising that, during … Continue reading

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dgourmac’s travels

Here is a new site where I experiment with RapidWeaver web page creation software and the Stacks 1.3 plugin. So far the content includes some things to do on the Cape, and a little poetry from a close friend.  Of … Continue reading

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Lavender Farm

Last Friday we decided to give ourselves an early anniversary present: a day on the Cape, with a visit to the Cape Cod Lavender Farm.  It was a lovely day, and the flowers were beautiful. Even the lilies were stunning. … Continue reading

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Local Spring Flowers

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