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Three Wonderful Winter Walks

Fort Scaur Park Forts still have their uses - for walks and picnics rather than for shooting canons or guns on disappearing carriages. Because they were built to protect the island from enemies, they sit atop hills and therefore have amazing panoramic views. Fort Scaur in Somerset, Sandys Parish, is no exception and is an excellent starting point for an interesting walk. You'll find it at the top of Scaur Hill off Somerset Road, just a few minutes west of…


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Five Festive Mantels: Naturally Beautiful

For many people the fireplace, as well as the Christmas tree, plays a crucial role in Christmas celebrations. After all, both go back to the earlier pagan Yuletide festival when a large log or, in some cases, a whole tree…


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Five Festive Mantels: A Modern Twist

For many people the fireplace, as well as the Christmas tree, plays a crucial role in Christmas celebrations. After all, both go back to the earlier pagan Yuletide festival when a large log or, in some cases, a whole tree…


Holidays

Five Festive Mantels: A Take on Tradition

For many people the fireplace, as well as the Christmas tree, plays a crucial role in Christmas celebrations. After all, both go back to the earlier pagan Yuletide festival when a large log or, in some cases, a whole tree…


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Five Festive Mantels: Blending Old with New

For many people the fireplace, as well as the Christmas tree, plays a crucial role in Christmas celebrations.   After all, both go back to the earlier pagan Yuletide festival when a large log or, in some cases, a whole…

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Hearth & Soul

Over the decades, visitors to Bermuda have often been struck by the chimneys that dominate our traditionally built Bermuda cottages. In 1923, one such visitor from Harvard, John S. Humphreys, published his book Bermuda Houses, apparently "at the request of…