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Jan 10
Kent   T1  
4 Jan 20
The Lost Glove Tree
Lost gloves are deposited at the Lost Glove Tree - provided you care to bring the lost gloves here. I was wondering: if you find a (lost) glove somewhere, would you care to bring it to the lost glove tree? And if you do - do you assume, or hope, that the rightful owner will visit the lost glove tree to see whether his or her glove...
Published by detlefpalm 10 January 2020, 09h42 (Photos:9 | Geodata:1)
Jan 8
Kent   T1  
31 Dec 19
Scotney Mud Walk
The English*man takes pleasure in walking through the muddy lanes and fields, in any season. This might have to do with the absence of any rocky terrain in the area. This is particularly true in Kent, also known as the garden of England. Many walkers do therefore take to gumboots ('Wellington Boots"), though hiking shoes are...
Published by detlefpalm 8 January 2020, 09h39 (Photos:9 | Geodata:1)
Jan 7
Surrey   T2  
29 Dec 19
The Devil's Punchbowl
The Devil's Punch Bowl is a large natural amphitheatre near Hindhead. It belongs to the National Trust (for a rather benign membership fee you have free access to all the wonders and free parking of the National Trust). On a Sunday just before New Year, half of England seems to be wandering about the sites of natural beauty, but...
Published by detlefpalm 7 January 2020, 08h47 (Photos:5 | Geodata:1)
Sep 3
Shetland Islands   T1  
27 Jul 19
Mousa Broch
Ein Broch ist ein doppelwandiger Turm aus der Eisenzeit. Um Broch genannt zu werden, muss die Konstruktion in Schottland stehen - die Shetland Islands gehören zu Schottland. Mousa ist eine heute unbewohnte Insel, in der Nähe der Hauptinsel der Shetlands Islands. Dort steht der Mousa Broch, eines der besterhaltenen...
Published by detlefpalm 3 September 2019, 20h33 (Photos:12 | Geodata:1)