The York Castle Museum With my mind reeling from twenty papers and four keynotes in two days, I relished in a relaxing visit to the York Castle Museum, 'one of Britain's leading museums of every-day life,' which boasts a sizable costume and textile collection. I am ever eager to visit...

High season has come and gone, but fall is still one of our favorite times to visit Newport, Rhode Island. And when we do, there's only one place for Pursuitist to stay: Relais & Chateaux property Castle Hill Inn, historic mansion that dates back to 1874. A mere 15 minutes from downtown, the...

And even made our way though Merlin's Castle through a bouncy bridge. There is a beautiful forest at the back of the property with a path marked with signs that display interesting and educational facts for the kids. We spent a couple of hours here and could have easily spent more had...

We've long been fans of Castle Hill Inn, a luxe seaside escape in the heart of Newport, Rhode Island. When we visited the property last summer, we were struck by its serene setting and resort feel. Now, the property has upped the ante once again, adding The Retreat at Castle Hill by...

I have written many times about a variety of adventures we have had in the area such as glamping in Cwmcarn Forest, running down sand dunes in Merthyr Mawr, our many visits to Caerphilly Castle and Castle Coch or looking for fairies at Mountain Ranch. I know so many people who have come to...

The cuts are sharper and the look is crisper, from that dark steel blue Gieves & Hawkes suit you wore for the engagement announcement, with the midnight blue knitted tie, to the cobalt Everlane cashmere crew neck you sported on a visit to Cardiff Castle, and the fitted topcoats – cornflower...

, skip Brussels and visit my new wonderful city: you'll never regret it. But what do do for a day in Gent? Both with the rain or when the sun shines there are lots of things to do, especially in Summer. If it rains, climb Belfort ("the tower of the bells") for a great view and visit the...

The patterns that I've found in gift shops also connect the person to the museum; like any other memento, it reminds the owner of their experience: that time we visited Plimoth on the hottest day of the year, the day the Finnish Prime Minister and I both visited the Royal Castle in...

One of our highlights was visiting Carrge Cennen Castle, which I have to say is one of the best castles in Wales for views, placed high on a hill, you sort of scramble up in a way you don't often see nowadays with health and safety and explore the ruins at your own pace. There is also a...

While hanging out with the Beauxbatons at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter and visiting the Hogwarts Castle at Universal Orlando yesterday, the British actor could have looked like he just rolled out of bed (check the gray sweatpants, blue undershirt, and messy hair). But thanks to his...

 

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