Category Archives: Destinations

Faversham: The Oare Gunpowder Works

One morning in Faversham, we met up with friends Tim, Emilie, and Lisa, had a lovely second breakfast, and then went for a walk in the woods.  First, though, second breakfast. Charlie absolutely adores baby Lisa! This was the first … Continue reading

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Faversham: a Walk About Town

We spent a warm day in Faversham exploring the town and getting some exercise.  First:  the shops. Faversham is a market town, and the market is a fun, colorful, bustling experience.   Heselden Hats and General Miscellany was a fun … Continue reading

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Faversham

One of my kind friends who offered to take us in while we were visiting in the Whitstable/Canterbury area was Carolynne, a lovely and enthusiastic member of the Whitstable Choral Society.  She and I sat next to one another for … Continue reading

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Back Home to Whitstable

On July 5, 2013, we returned to the charming seaside town that had been our home for the 2011-2012 academic year.  It had been 14 months since we had been back, and it felt as if no time had passed. … Continue reading

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Dungeness

We thought it was funny to be visiting a place called Dungeness, as Brad’s parents live less than a mile away from the Dungeness National Wildlife Refuge near Sequim in Washington State.  We have spent many days walking the bluffs or … Continue reading

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Riding the Steam Train to Hythe

For our last full day with Gro & co, we decided to ride the steam railway all the way to its terminus in Hythe.  We’d heard Hythe was a decent town, so worth checking it out. Right after we purchased … Continue reading

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A Pocketful of Rye

We decided to spend a day in Rye.  We’d heard it was lovely from a woman we met on the plane who lived there. This woman (her name is Jan) is really lovely herself, and was so kind to Flora … Continue reading

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