nedeľa, 3. júla 2011

Medieval city NORWICH




Norwich is one of Britain's most complete medieval cities. The cathedral was founded in 1096 and is the second longest at 450 feet, and the second highest at 315 feet (96 m). Really worthy to visit..











































96 komentárov:

  1. lovely pics viera..I think they have a lovely market there too...and old book shops..:)

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  2. beautiful pic,of this building..you can imagine the monks walking along the corridors :)

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  3. Great photos! I see you are really enjoying your traveling!

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  4. I love pictures of any kind of historic place. These are all great.

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  5. This looks a lot like a Louisiana scene.

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  6. A really lovely city, Viera.
    Did you go inside the castle?
    Thanks for the memories. :-)

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  7. Thank you, Vera, for sharing your pictures with us here
    on Multiply. I enjoy them very much, I see pictures of places that I would never see if it were not for people like you. God Bless You, Dear Friend, Gloria Jean

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  8. Yes Caroline...market was really lovely with all "necessary" thinks :-)

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  9. The large cloister has over 1,000 bosses including several hundred carved and ornately painted ones. Really amazing...

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  10. I really did...It is so many nice places here...It will be very hard to leave...

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  11. There are all great ...I agree...

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  12. So, than I have to check it... :-)

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  13. Would you say Graham, that you've visited also this city??? Unfortunately I was not inside the castle...

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  14. Thanks Regina...I like it too...

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  15. There are two very old and nice gates...

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  16. The river was really wonderful...

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  17. Thank you Regina for your visit...Glad you like it too...

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  18. It was finished in 12th century...

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  19. It is my pleasure...I'm very glad you like it...Norwich has really very medieval character...Thanks for your visit...

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  20. I will need to look at these lovely picture on pc. To small on. Cell phone

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  21. Yes, we spent a full day just drifting around this beautiful city, just drinking in the history.
    I really love your folios, Viera. Brings back so many memories. And your shot of the spires of Westminster is great. :-)

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  22. Oh fine weather... both of them wearing short sleeves..

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  23. I like this.... very well framed by those trees...

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  24. Beautiful shopping gallery... love those lamps and the ceiling .... very good perspective!

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  25. Very interesting architecture... so different from ours!

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  26. Good shot.... nice blue background!

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  27. Good angle... love that red telephone booth backed by the white blossomful tree..

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  28. That castle looks like a fortress...

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  29. The Duke does not look very happy...

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  30. Very serene... beautiful reflections!

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  31. Lovely shot! I like to see a bit of that house in the background.

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  32. Very nice crest with beautiful symbols...

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  33. Awesome cloister...it reminds me of a few we have in Portugal...

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  34. Gorgeous shot... those two people add a great human element to the photo...

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  35. So many centuries have passed since its construction and time has not erased its imposing beauty...

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  36. I would love to have a sit on one of those benches and as I sipped coffee I would be looking and looking at that lovely house...

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  37. Very charming bridge... like to see that man canoeing...

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  38. Brick façades are always so beautiful, aren't they?

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  39. Thanks, Viera, for sharing this beautiful set of photos of your visit to Norwich... I'm sure you did enjoy the time spent over there...
    Have a nice start of the week!

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  40. for all pictures very nice trip thank you

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  41. Thank you Graham...I like it as well...

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  42. Oh yes Belita...it was very nice sunny day...

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  43. It is one of the earliest purpose-built artillery blockhouses in England, this brick tower was built in c.1398...

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  44. One of the oldest streets in Norwich and steeped in history, a visit to Elm Hill is like stepping back in time....Dragon Hall is a Grade 1 listed trading hall built in about 1430...

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  45. It's Pull’s Ferry - house was named after one of its longest serving ferryman, John Pull , who ran the ferry and adjoining inn from 1796 until his death in 1841... The house was built in 1647 ...

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  46. Well Norwich's Cathedral is worth a visit, as is the city itself with riverside walks, a daily market and lively central shopping area...

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  47. Lovely oldest house in Norwich, but it is haunted by the ghost of Lord Sheffield, killed here in 1549!

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  48. This is one of five medieval bridges across the River Wensum in Norwich...The Bishop bridge was built in 1345 ...

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  49. Thank you Belita for visiting my photos album and leaving a nice comments... Yes...I did...

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  50. Glad you like it and thank you for your visit...

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  51. beautiful city , I go their often, glad you enjoyed your trip .Rosiex

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  52. yes Rosie...it is indeed...Have a nice evening...

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  53. Ok this is where we will be married, we will plant a May tree out front

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  54. Great idea Andrew... finally...but don't forget to come on white horse...

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  55. thank you Viera for sharing your pictures--you are quite a photographer.

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  56. Thank you Marie for such a nice compliment...

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