I can’t help but wonder if a time will come when wearing masks simply isn’t a thing anymore.
A Bit of England
Most of the tourists in Salisbury arrive there as part of a visit to nearby Stonehenge. While they’re in town, they take in the magnificent and very old Salisbury Cathedral. But those points of interest were not at the top of our list.
By the time we got back to our hotel room in Exeter, she was gone. Queen Elizabeth II, the longest reigning monarch in England’s rich history, had passed away at the age of 96.
The real reason folks have been going to Bath for two thousand years is for the people-watching!
We’d never been to Wales, so we decided to take the short trip from Bristol over the River Severn into the land of the Welsh.
You may be wondering, what in Thor’s name are the Cotswolds? If you have to ask, you’re obviously not British.
On Monday evening, 19 September 2022, Queen Elizabeth II was laid to rest at Windsor Castle after her funeral at Westminster Abbey earlier that day.
I don’t want to end the Bit of England blog series on a somber note, so here are some lighter bits from along the way.