Day 044 – Around the Docks…

A decaying long boat moored in the Barge Arm, within Gloucester Docks.

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The reflection of the Docks Museum and one of its exhibits – a steam dredger once used to clear the canal and basins of silt.


The de Young museum – Herzog & de Meuron…

An interview with Jacques Herzog in ‘the de Young in the 21st century’, a book about the development and design of 2005 art museum located in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, by Herzog & de Meuron architects.

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‘… the building should stress that moment of the real encounter. It’s the only true asset left for architecture.’

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Around and about Bristol Harbourside…

A great trip to Bristol’s Harbourside, to visit the boys Grandma. We walked around the docks areas and had lunch at the very well-situated Arnolfini art gallery, then over to the M-Shed, where there was an exhibition of Bristol’s connections to chocolate, with associations for industry and the slave trade.

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Over to Millennium Square for some running around and paddling in the water-feature pools, then back to Grandma’s flat. A gppd day of education for the boys (and adults).


Protected: Stratford Park sunshine…

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