The Eye

The Eye, originally uploaded by Tokenhippygirl. Thought I’d randomly post a photo I took in London in May. The London Eye is a photographers dream. Interesting structure, loads of different perspectives, and it’s situated in a fantastic spot. We’ve been home now for almost a month. I’m missing traveling this morning. Feeling nostalgic about ourContinue reading “The Eye”

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Looking Over Lancaster

Looking Over Lancaster, originally uploaded by Tokenhippygirl. I’m going to sign off now from the United Kingdom. This, the final view I’m leaving you with from our time here, was taken from up by the Ashton Memorial looking out over Lancaster. You can see the River Lune, the Lancaster Castle, and Morecambe Bay in thisContinue reading “Looking Over Lancaster”

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Ashton Memorial

Ashton Memorial, originally uploaded by Tokenhippygirl. We walked from the Castle and Priory on one hill through downtown to the Ashton Memorial and butterfly house on another. There’s a fantastic view of the city, Morecambe Bay, and the surrounding countryside from up there. We went into the butterfly house, the small beast house, the smallContinue reading “Ashton Memorial”

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Alnwick

Alnwick, originally uploaded by Tokenhippygirl. We set off on our journey to Scotland last Wednesday… first stop, Alnwick (pronounced Annick) Castle on the North East Coast of England. This is the castle Hogwarts is based on in the Harry Potter films. They filmed parts of the place and CGI’d the rest. Kind of cool inContinue reading “Alnwick”

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All The World’s A Stage

All The World’s A Stage, originally uploaded by Tokenhippygirl. The cool thing is that you are allowed to take photographs as long as the actors aren’t on stage. It’s a beautiful building. Plus, on show day anyone can show up and if there are tickets available you can get in, if you’re willing to standContinue reading “All The World’s A Stage”

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Tower Bridge

Tower Bridge, originally uploaded by Tokenhippygirl. Here it is folks, the famous Tower Bridge over the Thames. We landed in London, Mary and Martin met us at the airport, and we took our massive collection of bags, by tube, to our hotel. We couldn’t check in, given that it was morning, but the concierge wasContinue reading “Tower Bridge”

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Photo Hunt – Supported

Devil’s Bridge – Kirkby, U.K., originally uploaded by Tokenhippygirl. Wow, I’m actually posting this on Saturday, the day I’m supposed to be posting the photo hunt photo for the week. I’m impressed with myself. Especially considering that I’ve been very late in posting the last few weeks. Luckily I remembered today was Saturday. Today’s theme…Continue reading “Photo Hunt – Supported”

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Photo Hunt – Emotions

Piglets Near Ullswater – The Lakes, originally uploaded by Tokenhippygirl. My very late entry for the week’s hunt is this one I took last year near Ullswater, Great Britain. The theme this week is emotions so I’m going with playful/happy. These little dudes were having a blast playing with each other. It was the cutestContinue reading “Photo Hunt – Emotions”

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Pasty

Pasty Originally uploaded by Tokenhippygirl Our Last Day In Lancaster was spent hanging out at Mary and Martin’s place, taking a jaunt to the Cornish Bakery for a couple of pasties and Cafe Nero for some chai, packing, grocery shopping with Mary, going to the University to pick up a couple of t-shirts, and goingContinue reading “Pasty”

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Back In Lancaster

It’s Monday, September 17, and we are back in Lancaster. I’ve just done a massive update to my page here with pictures from our sojourn to Barcelona. I’ve not done a very good job in that they appear in reverse. If you want to view things in order, you have to scroll down to whereContinue reading “Back In Lancaster”

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