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Off the Grid: Steep is a state of mind

The Spokesman-Review 31 May 2023
I hear the water is so salty, though, it lends to buoyancy ... Amalfi ... A 1,000 or so years ago, it was of great maritime import and historical significance ... Americans, Germans, British, Indians, Japanese, French and more. They scuttle through the streets from shop to shop to see if the linen here is better than the linen forty feet away.

A Yankee Notebook: Off we go

Times Argus 13 May 2023
By the time you read this, I’ll be home from what I hope will have been an idyllic 10 days traveling with friends of New Hampshire Public Broadcasting down the Rhone Valley from Chamonix to Arles ... Good question ... We shall see ... That cuts down on the amount of underwear that goes with me and, as the British used to say, I wish to shift my linen ... ....

As Prince Harry prepares to reunite with the royals at the Coronation, expert reveals 11 ...

The Daily Mail 05 May 2023
Mental health nurse Emma Taylor, 32, of London, told FEMAIL her 11 tips with surviving an awkward family gathering. Emma explained. 'It's important to be realistic about your expectations of a family event. You can't control others and they have a right to their feelings ... She said ... 'We are terribly British and don't like airing dirty linen in public.' ... .

Fantastic Beasts Found Inside Ancient Egyptian Coffins Sealed For 1,500 Years

IFL Science 20 Apr 2023
Although many of the innards have not fared well over the past centuries, it appears that mummified lizards wrapped in linen were placed in the coffins ... The Trustees of the British Museum and O’Flynn et al ... It’s notable that three of the coffins also contained evidence of linen, which was commonly used in Ancient Egyptian mummification. .

18 Seasonal Heroes From An Iconic Denim Brand

Sheerluxe 18 Apr 2023
Today, the British brand offers a full range of ...

The IRFU are still stuck in a vicious cycle of their own making when it comes to women's game

Irish Independent 14 Apr 2023
Yesterday’s special report in The may have covered plenty of old ground, but the intensity of the light being shone by a major British publication would have made for an uncomfortable morning on Lansdowne Road.Nobody likes their dirty linen appearing in public, never ...

Breaking: 2000 Mummified Rams Heads Found at Temple in Egypt!

Ancient Origins 26 Mar 2023
An American archaeological mission has made a jaw-dropping discovery in the area of the Temple of King Ramesses II in Abydos, Egypt ... According to the head of the mission, Dr ... Credit ... It is wrapped in linen and details, such as eyes, are painted. Found in Thebes, Egypt ( Trustees of the British Museum / CC by SA 4.0) Sixth Dynasty Palatial Building ... .

Kyle and Jackie O are left stunned as a British woman reveals the one thing ...

The Daily Mail 14 Mar 2023
A British woman has revealed she was confused by the term Australians use to describe their bed linen, tablecloths and cotton towels ... A British woman revealed the one thing that left her baffled about life in Australia on The Kyle and Jackie O show ... The British woman then revealed ...

Young Girl and 142 Dogs Found Buried Together in Elite Egyptian Tomb

Ancient Origins 24 Jan 2023
Mummy of a dog with naturistically modelled head, face covered with dark-brown linen, one eye applied ... (Trustees of the British Museum / CC by SA 4.0 ) Accidental Death by Drowning? ... In conclusion, it is thought that maybe the child had been caring for the animals, but an even bigger mystery surrounds “the linen bag” found on the girl’s head!.

Museums ban the word ‘mummy’ because of colonial implications

Metro UK 24 Jan 2023
A mummy from ancient Egypt on dispaly at an exhibition (Picture. Getty) ... Egyptian archaeological technicians restore a mummy wrapped in linen (Picture. Getty). The British Museum, meanwhile, said that it hasn’t explicitly banned the term and that ‘mummy’ ‘is still in use across our galleries.’ ... MORE ... MORE ... ....

This entrepreneur is reviving dying crafts of Bihar to build a sustainable fashion brand

Your Story 19 Jan 2023
" style="float. left; margin-right ... And, she decided to stay ... The Jalan collection includes objects that were once owned by Mughal and European Kings, and antiques from different places such as Dresden china, Dhaka linen, Soweto plates, ancient British cabinets, Tibetan and Sanskrit manuscripts, as well as other masterpieces from different dynasties.

Harry & Meghan: Duke and Duchess of Sussex reveal why they split from the royal Family

The Telegraph India 16 Dec 2022
But what makes these episodes eyeball-grabbing is the washing of the British royal family’s dirty linen in public and some of the most intimate details that expose a deep schism inside Buckingham Palace ... third in line to the British throne, and commoner Meghan Markel were united.

13 of the Coolest (and Creepiest!) Egyptian Animal Mummies

Ancient Origins 08 Dec 2022
Archaeologists have found innumerable unidentified bundles wrapped in linen ... Traces of linen wrappings remain on the bodies ... It was excavated from Kom Ombo in Aswan, Egypt ( Trustees of the British Museum / CC by SA 4.0) ... A mummified falcon in linen wrappings with a bronze headpiece ( Trustees of the British Museum / CC by SA 4.0).

Nice Idea From the Past: The Airing Cupboard

Treehugger 09 Nov 2022
More commonly known as a linen closet in the U.S., the British version is always built around a hot water tank, which must be housed somewhere near the kitchen or bathroom, and usually has spare room to accommodate shelving around and above it ... such as bed linens—hence the name.

Gleneagles Townhouse Is the Most Exciting and Luxurious New Hotel in Edinburgh

New York Observer 31 Oct 2022
By Morgan Halberg • 10/31/22 10.29am. The original Gleneagles, located on 850 dreamy acres in Perthshire, is quite possibly the most famous hotel in Scotland ... Andrew Square, but it’s also located in the building that was once home to the British Linen Bank, and later, the Bank of Scotland ... Gleneagles Townhouse ... Gleneagles Townhouse ... The Spa ... .

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