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england

london calling, june 1997 – 2

portland place
portland place
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england people

back to london, june 1997

lady in the train looking like miss marple reading a... agatha christie's book
lady in the train looking like miss marple reading a… agatha christie’s book
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england

so this is the old york, may 1997 – 10

church
church, blake street
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england people

so this is the old york…, june 1997 – 8

in the train to harrogate
in the train to harrogate
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england people

so this is the old york, june 1997 – 8

waiting for the train to harrogate
waiting for the train to harrogate
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england

london calling, june 1997

Most of the time i spend in london was spent at the RIBA library and drawings collection. i studied the more than thirty andrea palladio’s architectural drawings. the city seems itself out of palladio’s mind. outside i strolled and wandered inside that special mix of charm and discrete arrogance of its architecture. june in london was equivalent to april in lisbon: ocasional showers almost everyday, some days pretty warm, others windy and chilled. more than ten years ago, london looked as a city for young women discretly posing for an invisible camara. it was also stunning how could 6 million people have beans for brekfast every morning and get into the tube…

riba building
riba building
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england

so this is the old york, june 1997 – 7

street in york
street in york
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england

so this is the old york(shire), june 1997 – 6

castle howard, view from the sorounding hills
castle howard, view from the surrounding hills
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england

so this is the old york(shire), june 1997 – 5

castle howard, main façade
castle howard, main façade

One day i took a tour to castle howard (“brideshead revisited”). i wasn´t expecting such a small scale with such detailed grandeur. the gardens are exquisite playing with the atmospheric perspective.

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so this is the old york…, june 1997 – 4

king's manor, york
king's manor, york