18th may was Light Night in Liverpool. We were able to see a lot of the venues opened for this event, but we didn’t took pictures every time. We started with a small display of cardboard houses on Albert Dock. It wasn’t very impressive. At F.A.C.T. we admired the exhibition “Robots and Avatars”. The huge […]

Her Majesty The Queen

The Queen celebrates 60 years as Monarch in 2012. Her Majesty The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh visited Liverpool today as part of the Diamond Jubilee tour. I was so excited when I’ve read the news that they will come here as part of their tour. I’m a monarchist and I was upset I […]

Pippin, the Owl

In the city center I saw once a bird of prey handler, so every weekend when we go in the center we have the camera with us. This Saturday we were lucky and I saw the same handler again. This time he had a different owl with him. The first time I could hold Willow […]

Palm House

Palm House was constructed in 1896, as a gift from Henry Yates Thompson to the City. It was designed by an Edinburgh firm, in the tradition of Paxton’s glass houses and was stocked originally with a rich collection of exotic plants. At the beginning of World War 2 the building had been camouflaged in case […]

Election, anniversary

This week I was very busy, I had a new appointment for the NIN application. This is the 2nd time I apply and hopefully, the last. Considering the current situation, getting the NIN should not be a problem. On 3rd it was election day and hubby and I exercised our right to vote. After carefully […]

The Hardman House

or 59 Rodney Street Edward Chambré Hardman was a renowned portrait photographer. The house he and his wife Margaret lived in for 40 years is a museum now. Almost all of the rooms are opened for public, the cluttered living quarters and the spacious business rooms. He was born in 1898 in Ireland, the son […]

Sea Odyssey – Saturday pm

In the afternoon we went to St. George’s Hall to see the Uncle’s awakening. Due to the large number of photos and movies, I’ve made 3 different posts: Saturday am, Saturday pm and Sunday. The Giant was sleeping and snoring very loudly. The crowd from Lime street station. FacebookTwitterPinterest You might also like No related […]

Liverpool docks

We visited some of the south docks. Most of them are part of residential places or business parks. Albert Dock is the most famous. Jesse Hartley designs the dock in 1839, but the construction began in 1841 and in 1845 the dock opens. Albert dock functioned until 1972. Now it hosts a few museums, restaurants […]