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3,664 Nails...

How many nails does it take to shoe a horse?  3,664.  I will explain more of that later.

On our second day of the Arms and Armouries tour we traveled to Northhamptonshire to Boughton House, home of the Duke of Buccleuch. 799 επιπλέον λέξεις

History Of Horses

The Anatomy of a Castle - The Keep

Keeps are tall towers. They’re typically located on the opposite side of the bailey to the gatehouse, or in the centre of the castle.  Early keeps, like the castles they stood in, were designed to intimidate the locals. 554 επιπλέον λέξεις

Castle

Touring the Tower of London

The Tower of London has a history filled with executions, exotic animals, royals and jewels. The first building built in Her Majesty’s Royal Palace was the White Tower, built in 1078 and now housing historical armour and weaponry, such as the armour worn by King Henry VIII. 222 επιπλέον λέξεις

London

Pictures of History: Tower of London

Pictures of History is back this week with my visit to the Tower of London. The Tower began its life during the reign of William the Conqueror almost one thousand years ago. 436 επιπλέον λέξεις

History

Drama Grab Bag

May 1st… how did that happen? Where did March and April go? Sigh, I have NO idea, months seem to whisk past at an alarming pace these days. 2.134 επιπλέον λέξεις

Kdrama

I am here: Thessaloniki

The travelling is more than just a way, it is a cultural event happening in our life. Every single step of the new journey, gives you knowledge about different way of living, different point of view, different feelings to explore… 366 επιπλέον λέξεις

Journey