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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, Sunday

On Sunday we saw both of the giants at King’s Dock. Due to the large number of photos and movies, I’ve made 3 different posts: Saturday am, Saturday pm and Sunday.

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.

Sea Odyssey – Saturday am

Friday night I saw the news on BBC about the Sea Odyssey, so this weekend we went to see it. Sea Odyssey is one of the most exciting street theater events this year. Due to the large number of photos and movies, I’ve made 3 different posts: Saturday am, Saturday pm and Sunday. The story […]

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 […]

Our Easter

Yesterday was the Orthodox Easter. For us, the religious celebrations mean traditional food, spending time at home, having quality-time as a family and getting presents. This year we got a lot of chocolate eggs, taking advantage of the offers we found before and after the British Easter. I dyed eggs again. This time I had […]

British easter and Florii

Yesterday we celebrated the British Easter and the Florii, the Romanian correspondent of Palm Sunday. Hubby’s middle name comes from a flower and on Florii (flower-day) is his name-day. For the Easter celebrations I baked cross buns and I dyed eggs. I like the cross buns and it is not the first time I eat […]

P90X graduate

I’m happy to announce I’m a P90X graduate! This was my last day and the results are better than I hoped! I started 3 times so far, but the computer broke down twice so I had to stop. This time my laptop survived and I was able to finish it…and now I’m a size 8! […]

Age of Dinosaurs

Hubby, a friend and I went to see the special exhibition, Age of Dinosaurs, at World Museum. It would have been better if we had a kid with us… just to justify our presence there, but, even so, it was nice. We took some pictures and we had some laughs. The leaflet I took from […]

Costume Drama tour

Sudley house has a special exhibition: Costume Drama – Fashion from 1790 to 1850. Costume Drama tour it’s a part of the special exhibition and we had the pleasure to listen to Pauline Rushton talk about the dresses. I like the house, it feels warm and welcoming even if it’s a museum. The staff it’s […]