Keukenhof Garden, Lisse, Holland

A return trip to the Keukenhof garden in Holland and what a spectacular place it is.  The brilliant thing about this garden is how competently it is run - from the regular busses from the airport and central Amsterdam to the friendliness of the staff to the cleanliness of the park, the Keukenhof is a... Continue Reading →

Ulting Wick, Essex – terrific tulips and more

Ulting Wick in Essex has received its fair share of mentions in the press and on social media and has quite rightly been named by photographer Clive Nichols and The English Garden magazine as one of the top 7 must-see 'paradise' gardens in England. Philippa Burrough and husband Bryan moved into the property 20 years... Continue Reading →

East Ruston Old Vicarage Gardens, Norfolk

East Ruston Old Vicarage Gardens, near North Walsham on the Norfolk coast is snugly protected from the prevailing North Sea winds by extensively planted trees and walled areas, creating a sheltered wonderland for the visitor to explore.  It is hard to imagine such delights given that the surrounding land is windswept fields overlooking the sea,... Continue Reading →

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