Lens-Artists’Challenge

Lens-Artists Challenge #176- One Image/One Story I love a mystery, don’t you? Why was this young couple undergoing such an intense cleansing? Had they done something terribly wrong? Was it a type of Merit-making? On the other hand, maybe they were being cleansed before undertaking a journey, a project, or even a marriage? This was the…

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Caerleon – The Sculptures

Caerleon town, just five miles from Newport in Wales, is a pleasant, charming little town of mostly Georgian houses, narrow streets with good shops and some excellent restaurants. A historic town, famous for its Roman amphitheatre and the Roman Museum, it is easy to spend a good couple of days here just enjoying the fascinating…

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Camelot in Wales

This was where a Roman Legionary in first-century Wales could come to escape being shouted at by a Centurion or skirmishing with the local ancient Britons.  Here, he could hang out with his friends in the immense open-air swimming pool that once held more than 80,000 gallons of water, and after a swim he could play ball games, or gamble, have a massage and even buy a fast-food snack.

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