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Travel with Michael Weishan to the Chelsea Garden show!

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penshurst_place_and_gardensStart your summer with a bit of  British-ness!  Join a group of garden lovers for a trip to the Chelsea Garden show.   Former PBS Victory Garden host, Michael Weishan, will be hosting Earthbound Expeditions “Garden Lovers Journey to England” this May.  This seven night/eight day adventure showcases the best of English gardens, including RHS Wisley Gardens, Penshurst Place Gardens, Great Dixter Garden, and Sissinghurst Gardens.  The gardens of Leeds castle and Canterbury Cathedral are also included, and, of course, a day at the famed Chelsea Garden show.  Expert gardener, Michael Weishan, will be with you every step of the way sharing his love for gardens and inspiring you to make your own green thumb a little greener.  To see a detailed itinerary of this trip, please click here.  To learn more about Earthbound Expeditions and our other destinations, please visit our website at:  www.earthboundexpeditions.com.

 

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Chelsea Garden Show with Michael Weishan

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 Our Chelsea Garden tour this May has a wonderful new addition!  Former PBS Victory Garden Host, Michael Weishan, will be hosting this year’s incredible garden tour to London and Kent.  Michael has written books and many articles about gardening and hosted his own show on NPR called the Cultivated Gardener.  He is passionate about the subject and looks forward to traveling with a group of like-minded “green thumbs”!  Our week long journey includes three nights in London and four nights in the Kent countryside.  The Chelsea garden show is just one of the many highlights of the week.  Our group will also visit Penshurst Place, the Great Dixter Garden, Sissinghurst Gardens, Canterbury Cathedral and many more.  Click here to see a detailed itinerary of this journey and learn more about Michael Weishan.  To learn more about Earthbound Expeditions and our other adventures, please visit our website at: www.earthboundexpeditions.com

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A Royal Treat–the Chelsea Garden show!

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Every May, the Royal Horticulture Society hosts the Chelsea Garden show.  It is perhaps the most famous flower show in world with exhibits spread out over an eleven acre area.  This year, 2013, marks the 100th anniversary of the show and Earthbound Expeditions will be there!  Join us for a week long garden extravaganza in London and Kent.  Our itinerary includes tours of numerous private gardens, a day at the Chelsea Garden show and visits to the gardens and castles of Canterbury and Leeds. Speaking of castles and royalty, there is a rumor that Prince Harry will be an exhibitor, a garden exhibitor that is, at the Chelsea show!  To see a detailed itinerary of this trip, click here.  To learn more about Earthbound Expeditions and our other itineraries, please visit our website at: www.earthboundexpeditions.com

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English Gardens & the Chelsea Garden show

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Our England is a garden, and such gardens are not made
By singing: -”Oh, how beautiful!” and sitting in the shade.
-Rudyard Kipling

 Join Earthbound Expeditions this May for a glorious gardening trip to England!  We’ll spend three days in London visiting many private gardens in the city,  having lunch at the Eccleston Square gardens and the walking the beloved Wisley Gardens.  Our time in London is capped with a day at the famous Chelsea Garden show.  The Chelsea Garden show turns 100 this coming year and there are sure to be special exhibits in store for the celebration.  Leaving the festive Chelsea show behind, we’ll head to the Kent countryside for another four days of garden exploration.  Sissinghurst Castle Garden, Leeds Castle, the Gardens of Great Dixter and Canterbury Cathedral and Gardens are on the itinerary.  Please click here to see a detailed itinerary of this trip or visit our website at www.earthboundexpeditions.com

 

 

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Chelsea Garden Show turns 100!

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This May join Earthbound Expeditions and a group of garden lovers for a trip to England.  Our destination:  The famous Chelsea Garden show!  2013 marks the 100 year anniversary of this stunning show and there are great things on tap for the celebration.  But the Chelsea Garden show is only one of many highlights of the tour.  Guests will also enjoy visits to several private gardens, including the RHS Wisley Garden, Penhurst Place Gardens and the Gardens of Great Dixter to name just a few.   Conclude your journey with time in the Kent Countryside and you’ll return home relaxed, inspired and ready to garden!  Click here to see a detailed version of this itinerary.  To learn more about other Earthbound Expedition trips, please visit our website at:  www.earthboundexpeditions.com

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