select from my separate journeys in england
England’s green and pleasant land is a place punctuated by an almost unrivaled depth of history and dark, evocative landscapes, a place of quaint thatched cottages and warming cups of tea. For such a small country, England's landmarks - both modern and ancient - are the envy of the world.
Sometimes people are so busy looking for adventure overseas they fail to give their own English backyard a second thought. This page chronicles the beauty of England's green and pleasant land.
I'm not originally from the North and so living here always felt like a tourist experience. Welcome to Northern England, a land of Victorian mills, red brick terraces - and the place I called home for half my life.
"When a man is tired of London, he's tired of life" goes the famous maxim by Samuel Johnson. Having been to some of the world's major cities it is only now that I can truly appreciate London.