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March 2016

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Crofton Roman Villa is the only villa open to the public in Greater London (opens 28/3/2016 for the summer and closes 28/10/2016). It was inhabited from about AD 140 to 400 and was the centre of a large farming estate. Today you can see the remains of 10 rooms protected inside a public viewing building. […] via Crofton Roman Villa ~the only one you can visit in London! — London Unveiled

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Living in Mallorca is not like being on a continuous holiday, as much as I might wish it were so. Working full time means reliance on the weekends to enjoy this beautiful land around me. But when my free time comes, and the weather graces us with its welcome presence, the landscapes around me are […] via Mallorca in the Springtime: An island in bloom — The Daily Norm

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PAINTED HILLS STATE PARK (CENTRAL OREGON): The yellow, gold, black, red, and orange colors of Painted Hills are some of the stunning works of mother nature and is one of the most unique geological attractions in Central Oregon. It reveals millions of years of history in the layers of mountains. Through the rugged landscapes of […] via Painted Hills in Central Oregon — Journey Around The Globe

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A Roamin’ Walk through Roman St Albans

St Alban’s is first recorded as a Celtic British Iron Age settlement, known as Verlamion.  After the Roman conquest of Britain in AD 43, it grew into Verlamium, the third largest town in Roma… Source: A Roamin’ Walk through Roman St Albans

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The Drowned Village of Dunwich

There are several places around Britain that are said could be the location of the mythical Atlantis.  Last year I wrote about Doggerland in the North Sea, another possible location are the Isle of… Source: The Drowned Village of Dunwich