Barbara Heninger Two-Week England Tour
Featuring London and The Lake District


August 29, 2015 through September 13, 2015


First Post: December 14, 2015
Final Post:
2015, Herbert E. Lindberg

Day 2, Trafalgar Square Page 2 of 2

This page is the first of the following day by day tour. The full tour is also given in four full-screen, high definition YouTube videos which you can jump to from Tour Videos. The pictures here allow you to focus back on specific items that interest you from the videos. The page numbers in the table below are links to jump to the page. Also,  when you are marching through all the pages you can use links at the bottom of each page to jump to the logically following page to view the entire trip in chronological order.

1. London -- Westminster, St. James's Park Page 1    Page 2
2. London -- Trafalgar Square, National Gallery
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3. London -- Science Museum, Churchill War Rooms
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4. London -- Thames River Cruise, Tower of London
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5. London, Half-hour Train Ride to -- Hampton Court Palace
Page 1    Page 2    Page 3   Page 4
6.   Lake District -- Arrive at Two-Views Cottage
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7.   Lake District -- Steam Gondola Lake Cruise
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8.   Lake District -- Troutbeck and Windermere
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9.   Lake District -- Beatrix Potter Hill Top, Tea at Broadoaks
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10. Lake District -- Wordsworth Home, Troutbeck Townend
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11. Lake District -- Wordsworth Church in Grasmere, Castlerigg
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12. Lake District -- Herb & Mary Walk from Two-Views Cottage
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13. Lake District -- Chatsworth--home of the Duke of Devonsire
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National Gallery -- we spent too much time in rooms filled with Italian religious paintings.


Jesus comforts Mary before his crucifixion.


I just liked this painting.   (Click for Large)

Venus with Mercury and Cupid ('The School of Love')
about 1525, Correggio   (Click for Large)

This is a monster painting that filled a whole wall.   (Click for Large)


Jesus falls while carrying his cross.   (Click for Large)


Welcome change of pace in another room -- killing chickens instead of Christians.   (Click for Large)


Above a doorway.


Mob at Van Gogh paintings.


Sunflowers   (Click for Large)
1888, Vincent van Gogh


Two Crabs
1889, Vincent van Gogh


Emile Bernard by
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, 1886

Grainstacks in Morning Light -- Claude Monet   (Click for Large)

Tiger drawn by an artist who had never seen one.

Freehand chalk design on the concrete floor of Trafalgar Square

Farewell shot of Trafalgar Square from the National Gallery balcony   (Click for Large)

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1. London -- Westminster, St. James's Park Page 1    Page 2
2. London -- Trafalgar Square, National Gallery
Page 1    Page 2
3. London -- Science Museum, Churchill War Rooms
Page 1 
4. London -- Thames River Cruise, Tower of London
Page 1    Page 2   Page 3
5. London, Half-hour Train Ride to -- Hampton Court Palace
Page 1    Page 2    Page 3   Page 4
6.   Lake District -- Arrive at Two-Views Cottage
Page 1 
7.   Lake District -- Steam Gondola Lake Cruise
Page 1    Page 2
8.   Lake District -- Troutbeck and Windermere
Page 1   
9.   Lake District -- Beatrix Potter Hill Top, Tea at Broadoaks
Page 1    Page 2
10. Lake District -- Wordsworth Home, Troutbeck Townend
Page 1    Page 2   Page 3
11. Lake District -- Wordsworth Church in Grasmere, Castlerigg
Page 1    Page 2
12. Lake District -- Herb & Mary Walk from Two-Views Cottage
Page 1   
13. Lake District -- Chatsworth--home of the Duke of Devonsire
Page 1    Page 2   Page 3