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Road Trips Gardeners on the road naturally gravitate toward gardens — even when selecting a restaurant.
Here are some summer garden terrace restaurants in Zürich, Switzerland, as selected by Zürich Tourism
A particular favorite on sunny summer …
A major summer exhibition opens at Kew Gardens, Richmond, Surrey, England (directions), next month, offering visitors a rare chance to see the botanical work and other creative talents of renowned artist and musician, Rory McEwen.
There’s nothing that says springtime more than a tulip festival, and there are at least a dozen from which to choose, Road Trips Gardeners. April and May are the best times to see the flowers …
If woodland gardens are your favorite, Road Trips Gardener, consider a trip to the British Isles between April 15 and May 15, 2013.
That’s when it will be Bluebell Heaven at Muncaster Castle and Gardens, Ravenglass, …
Special to Road Trips for Gardeners
By Ballyrobert Cottage Garden and Nursery
Ireland is blessed with a mild and temperate climate, making it a plantsman’s joy enabling gardeners to grow a wide variety of plants and …
Rhododendrons are the stars at Muncaster Castle and Gardens, Ravenglass, Cumbria, England (map) from March 15 through June 15, 2013.
These aren’t regimented bedding plants. They cascade down the hillsides and ravines among the 77 acres …
The Cardiff Flower Show sponsored by the Royal Horticultural Society is set for April 19 through 21, 2013, in Bute Park, Cardiff, Wales (map)
(Photo courtesy of RHS Flower Show Cardiff)
There’s nothing like Carnaval on the French Riviera. The main winter event in the south of France is one of the largest carnivals in the world, running from February 15 through March 6, 2013.
Road Trips …
The London Orchid Show and Botanical Art Show sponsored by the Royal Horticultural Society will be held April 12 and 13, 2013 (note that this date is a change to the usual scheduling).
It takes place …
The third season of the TV series Downton Abbey premieres January 6, 2013. If watching the show makes you wish you were having afternoon tea in the beautiful garden of a magnificent stately home, then …