Category Archives: public buildings

the owl lunches with a friend

Do owls lunch I wonder? This one does – not often – but when she does, she does it well! A lunch date must not be hurried – and it must involve delicious tasting food. A lunch date is best … Continue reading

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273: Pilgrims’ rest

Pilgrim’s Cafe on Lindisfarne is an amazing meeting place – and though I didn’t use it (I had an internet-free retreat) one of the places where there’s wifi for customers. The coffee is fabulous and made with love And they … Continue reading

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189. now that’s old!

1610 – four hundred and two years old. (Stafford, church lane, greengrocers).

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46. people watching

at the British museum struck by how the people are gathered

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31. hidden passageways

  (taken over in Ashbourne last weekend)

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Naantali Spa

Night off with a dear friend at Naantali Spa: nothing like swimming under the stars in midwinter but not freezing!

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vintage tea

There is so much more to tea than I knew. But the secret to waking the tea up is using boiling water not just on the leaves, or in the pot, but in and on every vessel!

Posted in public buildings, Turku