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St. Michael’s Mount Part 3

We’re nearing the end of our journey around St. Michael’s Mount. Here are my final photos! I uploaded them full size again because I can’t be bothered fiddling about :-).

A bit more impressive than my mantelpiece.

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Back outside, but still up on the Mount.

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A view down to the gardens, which unfortunately were closed on the day I visited. It looks like they’re doing some work down there.

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A lovely view out across to Marazion.

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The little ferry boats are still running but it looks like the tide has gone out and the causeway is open!

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A final look out across the bay. I wouldn’t want to brave those cannons if I were invading.

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Yep, the causeway is open. I get to walk back.

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View from the causeway.

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A final look back. Goodbye, St. Michael’s Mount!

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I hope you enjoyed my little 3 part tour around St. Michael’s Mount!

  1. Lyn
    September 20, 2015 at 9:56 am

    Lovely way to end the tour. Now you need to give us a travelogue for another beautiful place in Cornwall 🙂


    • September 20, 2015 at 10:16 am

      Maybe I should have a Cornwall travelogue blog. A “traveblog” 🙂

      Liked by 1 person

  2. September 20, 2015 at 10:36 am

    Nice arrangement of pictures, Ali. You began and ended in the perfect places. 🙂


    • September 20, 2015 at 11:19 am

      I’m glad you enjoyed the tour!


  3. September 20, 2015 at 12:57 pm

    I could feel the heights. Nice.


  4. September 20, 2015 at 8:59 pm

    Yes, Yes, Yes, Thank You for sharing. I had a marvelous time.
    In photo three there is a small cottage with a grass roof on the beach. When you become all powerful from the last post, may I have that cottage please?

    Seriously very nice sharing.


    • September 21, 2015 at 7:12 am

      That looks like a lovely location, down by the waves. It’s yours!
      I’m glad you enjoyed my virtual tour 🙂


  5. September 20, 2015 at 10:00 pm

    Lovely photos!


  6. September 21, 2015 at 4:49 am

    Beautiful photos!

    By the way, you’ve been chosen as one of today’s nine blogs in That’s So Jacob’s Ninth Month Blog Challenge (http://www.thatssojacob.wordpress.com)! I challenge you to find nine blogs you find interesting and give them a comment to brighten their day…well, eight other blogs and mine 🙂 Copy this message in your comment and enjoy your new blog friends!


  7. September 21, 2015 at 1:59 pm

    Looks so much like Mt. St. Michael … but that’s French … or are they the same thing?


    • September 21, 2015 at 2:51 pm

      I think the French one was the “original” – according to Wiki the Priory of Mt St Michel was granted the island St Michael’s Mount is built on by soon-to-be William of Normandy, the French dude who invaded England in 1066, in return for their support.


  8. September 21, 2015 at 8:23 pm

    I think I’d like to buy that place, just for the views! The history of the island sounds really interesting, too. Thank you for the lovely tour. 🙂


  9. September 21, 2015 at 11:08 pm

    Loved them!


  10. gentlestitches
    September 22, 2015 at 12:50 am

    I loved that tour. ❤
    I particularly liked the detail on top of the mantlepiece and wonder if it was plasterwork?


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