Joan’s Story

We were having a big family get-together for Easter lunch at our house. The day before, I was doing some house cleaning and sprucing up. We had a tired-looking framed print in our kitchen that had been there for years and it was even missing the glass

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A writer takes her pen

A Writer Takes her Pen To Write the Words Again By LeAnn Morgan This morning the divorce finally went through.  It had been four months since Rowena’s husband came to their bed late one night and said he was going out to meet some friends.  He never

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Lanhydrock – Another World

Lanhydrock – Another World

Now a salute to one of my favorite places, one not yet featured in Dacey newsletters. Lanhydrock, a National Trust administered estate and 17th century home, gives history buffs and Downton Abbey fans a chance to wander through the home and grounds of a real family who

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A Mini History of Cornwall

A MINI HISTORY OF CORNWALL A PRELUDE TO A BOOK ABOUT PATRON SAINTS OF THE SEVEN CELITC NATIONS from Mary J. Kunert Cornwall is a peninsula, the southern tip of the Island of Great Britain. A ceremonial county since 1997 and unitary authority since 1992 of England

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London

This month I have been focused on picking my five favourite things to do in London, which has not been a easy task. There is so much to choose from that my mind has been flipping from one place to another, thinking that this place needs to

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St Michael’s Mount

St Michael’s Mount By Diane Harrison, Chesterfield, MO My June vacation in Cornwall with Dacey’s Cornish Tours ended several weeks ago, and I’m reflecting back on my journey with memories of the beautiful scenery, blooming flowers and friendly people that characterize this region of southwest England. Cornwall

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10 ways you know you are in Cornwall

1) You don’t watch the weather forecast; you just look out the window. 2) You don’t need to identify a pasty as Cornish… (The Pasty Shop photos are at London’s Kings Cross Train Station) 3) A sign reads “Tour of Fowey is 11 o’clock — ish”. 4) Country roads feel like tunnels missing their

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Magical Cornwall

Magical Cornwall – I’ll be back As a gift to each other’s 50th birthday my best friend Irene and I decided to spend some time in Cornwall. I quickly found Dacey’s Cornish Tours on the Internet. The tour and David’s (Dacey) comments looked exactly what we were

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Cornwall: Land of history and magic

Cornwall: Land of history and magic

As an eighteen-year-old taking his first airplane ride, I knew my trip to England would be unlike anything I’d experienced before. Back home, where I am able to fully appreciate my trip, I know for certain that I couldn’t have asked for a better experience. I recently

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Spending Wisely In England

Spending Wisely In England

Use ATM’s more commonly known in England as CASHPOINTS, withdraw cash just as you would in your homeland. Always try to use ATM’s at a bank and preferably make the withdrawal during the bank business hours, because it would be easy to deal with if there is

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