I took some lovely photos on my visit to this wonderful Royal Palace over the Easter holidays. It was a great family day out, filled with history and fun.
At times I was choked thinking about the people who had lived their often short lives at the palace. I came away wanting to read and absorb every Hilary Mantel and Philippa Gregory book. I haven’t read any before, but my beta readers rave about them, and I really would like to see the past brought to life on the page. (Just bought a 4 book set of P.Gregory)
I decided to keep this post visual and use my favourite shots of the day.
On the worn cobbles of the courtyard, I was transported back in time. I imaged the feet and hooves that have trodden this same path.
Couple of close ups
I love this shot – walking into the light.
These Hyacinths smelt divine.
Meet Aragon and Matt.
And of course, my lovely Hampton Court swan.
Hope you’ve enjoyed your quick tour of Hampton Court Palace. It’s worth a visit if you get the chance.
After a day of rest, I’ll be back with some Inspiration.
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