Whether looking at the plan to create a nightclub under the High Street, the renaming of the town due to a religious legend, or the invasion scare of 1539, both...... more
Whether looking at the plan to create a nightclub under the High Street, the renaming of the town due to a religious legend, or the invasion scare of 1539, both residents and visitors will find much to marvel at here.
Featuring - the popular Dorset seaside destinations in the company of a pleasure boat skipper, a gardener, the warden of Hengistbury Head, mackerel fishing, a...... more
Featuring - the popular Dorset seaside destinations in the company of a pleasure boat skipper, a gardener, the warden of Hengistbury Head, mackerel fishing, a land train, salmon netting in the estuary, beach huts, the Life Boat crew, a ferry pilot and seaside fishmongers. (Duration approx. 50 mins.)
Christchurch: Town & City Memories (Town and City Memories) - 1859379567
Pages: 96, Paperback, Frith Book Company Ltd.
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New Forest, Southampton, Ringwood, Ferndown, Lymington, Christchurch and Bournemouth: Southampton, Ringwood, Ferndown, Lymington, Christchurch & ... ... Showing the New Forest National park - 0319241505
Ordnance Survey Explorer 1:25000 scale map covering the New Forest.With its 4cm to 1km (2? inches to 1 mile) scale, the OS Explorer Map series has been adopted...... more
Ordnance Survey Explorer 1:25000 scale map covering the New Forest.With its 4cm to 1km (2? inches to 1 mile) scale, the OS Explorer Map series has been adopted by many individuals and organisations involved in outdoor activities ? from walkers to cyclists and from horse riders to climbers and water sports enthusiasts.Every part of England, Scotland and Wales is covered by 403 maps that include National Trails, Recreational Paths, picnic areas, viewpoints and selected places of interest. In addition, there?s Rights of Way information for England and Wales.
Advantages: Wonderful view from spire, interesting decor, great central location near other sites, free Disadvantages: Quite busy
...Christchurch is my favourite city in New Zealand. It is modern and happening, whilst still retaining a very refined and serene atmosphere, with its willow-banked river creeping through the city centre, benches in small gardens for people to pass time on, and lovely old buildings.
The centrepiece of Christchurch would have to be its gothic-style cathedral. It is located in the attractively...
Advantages: Brilliant views. Disadvantages: Make sure weather is nice before you go. Expensive.
...We heard that New Zealand was famous for having more sheep than people and after being in Christchurch for a couple of days, quite amazed that we hadn't seen any sheep, that was until we had a ride up the gondola.....
The gondola is a 945 mitre ride from the bottom of the port hills (very steep hill that the first settlers walked over on their arrival - i.e. had to get from the port to...
Advantages: Fun way to do a city tour Disadvantages: Rickety, don't run often, expensive, slow
...The Christchurch tramway is a 2.5km long tourist tramway that loops around the city centre of Christchurch in New Zealand. Although vintage trams are used, this is not a historical remnant (the tram networked stopped being used in the 1950s), but were reinstated as a tourist attraction in 1995.
Each tram has its own quirks and features, and each driver tells you different interesting stories...