Posts Tagged ‘ Richmond VA ’

Saturday snippets: 3rd December 2016

Dec 3rd, 2016 | By
fireworks over Sydney Harbouir Bridge

Tattoos, why Santa is on a lifeboat, Michelin star restaurants in Macao and the delights of Sydney at Christmas feature in Adrian’s column this week.

The two Richmonds

Mar 9th, 2014 | By

The American civil war important city of Richmond in Virginia is twinned with Richmond-on-Thames in outer London. Yes they can swap civic missions with cheap beanos for councillors and make pleasant platitudes about each other but these two cities have gone step further.

Signs of the times

Oct 17th, 2011 | By

For some time the DailyTelegraph has been publishing the wonderful, strange signs that people see when the travel. In a similar vein, I have two signs which caught my eye on my recent trip to Richmond, Virginia in the US.

Richmond: more than a Civil War destination

Oct 16th, 2011 | By

In the year of the 150th anniversary of the beginning of the American Civil war, Adrian visits the capital of the confederacy, Richmond in Virginia

Through the night on Amtrak

Oct 15th, 2011 | By

Adrian lets the train take the strain as he travels overnight from Virginia’s capital, Richmond, to Boston in New England. Read all about his adventure here