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11 most popular Instagrams in May 2015

Here, better late than never, is our monthly Instagram feature.  As usual, I’ve linked to the photo on Instagram in the numbers. No less than five World Heritage sites are included this month, so let’s get on with it. Here are the 11 most popular ‘grams on Sophie’s World in May 2015. 11. This snapshot is from the Sunday […]

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Giant’s Causeway

On harsh summer weather, a lost opportunity to cross the Carrick-a-Rede rope bridge and Fionn mac Cumhaill, the giant behind Giant’s Causeway.

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Silent Sunday: View of Dinas Head, Pembrokeshire, Wales

View of Dinas Head from Mynydd Carningli (Carningli Mountain), Newport, Pembrokeshire, Wales

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Day out London: Kingston-upon-Thames and the fickle king

I’ve long been curious about all the little upon-Thames towns (partly due, no doubt, to having seen one too many episodes of Midsomer Murders, or read one too many Daisy Dalrymple mysteries). There’s an array of them: Henley-on-Thames, Staines-upon-Thames, Richmond-upon-Thames, Kingston-upon-Thames…

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Silent Sunday: Along the River Ness, Inverness in Scotland

Cityscape along the river Ness, Inverness in Scotland

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Silent Sunday: 17th century almshouses in the Cotswolds

Chipping Norton: 17th century almshouses in the Cotswolds

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Silent Sunday: Colourful Edinburgh doors

Colourful Edinburgh doors in New Town

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