This week’s Pic of the Week is of a quiet road filled with jacaranda trees in blossom in Pretoria, the administrative capital in the northern area of Gauteng, South Africa. The trees bloom spectacularly in a gorgeous lavender colour and usually flower from September through to November. http://gty.im/130830658
This week’s Pic of the Week is of the beautiful Ribblehead Viaduct, which forms part of the Settle-Carlisle railway route through Yorkshire and Cumbria. The line runs through some of the UK’s prettiest scenery, connecting local communities and offering travellers magnificent countryside and picturesque villages and towns, so it’s on our bucket list! The 400m-long [...]
After two months of doing a grand tour of the Scottish Islands and Northern coasts, it looks like 'Wally' the Arctic walrus has finally left for cooler waters. Affectionately named after the pink blubbered cartoon character, who was Woody Woodpecker's famous adversary, Wally first landed in Scottish waters on 8th March at North Ronaldsay, before [...]
The newest arrival to the Royal household arrived this week. Prince Louis Arthur Charles was born on Monday weighing in at 8lb 7oz becoming the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's third child. He is 5th in line to the throne just behind his two siblings George and Charlotte. His name honours Louis Mountbatten (uncle of [...]
http://gty.im/540272361 Kayaking excursion through the Philippines Front view of a kayak in a beautiful turquoise lagoon in the Philippines.
Monday 26th March marks the start of the Children's Book Fair in the beautiful city of Bologna, Italy. Running for 4 days, it is the leading showcase for the best of children's publishing from around the world. For those of you attending and exhibiting at this year's event enjoy the festivities! Embed from Getty Images
http://Embed from Getty Images Earlier this week the Queen turned heads on her maiden appearance at London Fashion Week. The 91 year old who sat on the front row next to Dame Anna Wintour (Vogue's editor-in-chief) presented the inaugural Queen Elizabeth II award for British Design to Richard Quinn. We loved this cheeky smile to [...]
http://gty.im/903481208 Now celebrating the 40th year since its inception, the Dakar rally (Formerly Paris-Dakar rally) began this week. Starting from Lima, Peru the race will take drivers over 14 challenging stages and 5,400 miles before competitors will roll over the finishing line in Córdoba, Argentina on January 20th. A true mammoth effort for all teams [...]
http://gty.im/763156407 Most of us are now back at work and school after an indulgent holiday! We like how this woman seems to love her job. If you’re thinking of a change this year why not take a look at our job opening for a Production Editor.
On the twelfth day of Christmas, emc design sent to me a drummer drumming! http://gty.im/502131791