Tag Archives: World Travel

Where in the World…


Sorry for the absence, friends, but furrylittlegnome has been busy. In between work, appointments, play and needlepointing her little hands away, she has been thinking about this year’s foreign adventure. Will gnome return to England and revisit The Tower of … Continue reading

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Furrylittlegnome Visits Notre Dame’s Facade


It was around this time, just a couple of years ago, when furrylittlegnome found herself back in Paris. It was cold, windy and rainy, but she was on a mission to show a fellow gnome the major sites and tourist … Continue reading

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Furrylittlegnome Visits the Asparagus Capital of the World


Nestled six miles (ten kilometers) southwest of Heidelberg and nine miles (fifteen kilometers) southeast of Mannheim sits Schwetzingen. Furrylittlegnome once visited this German town with a population of less than 25,000 people and was surprised at just how seriously Germans … Continue reading

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Big Ben. Parliament.


Upon exiting the Westminster tube stop, gnomes get a glimpse of the London Eye that greets you. Crossing the River Thames, you can capture this shot of Britain’s iconic Parliament building. Yes, friends, it was cold and gloomy the last … Continue reading

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Furrylittlegnome Finds Patriotism in France


Furrylittlegnome has just finished watching a Rick Steves travel episode on PBS.  She doesn’t go anywhere overseas without his trusty guidebooks.  During this particular one half hour adventure, he took his viewers to Paris and one of his stops was … Continue reading

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Squares Around the World


Furrylittlegnome loves to travel.  When she was thinking about what to blog about this week, she had many locations in mind.  Then, it came to her.  What do places in America and beyond have in common?  Squares! We’re going to start … Continue reading

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