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Today I’m wrapping up Ol’ Blue Eyes trip to England with his final tourist visit to Blenheim Palace.

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Blenheim Palace was built between 1705 and 1724 an is the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill.

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The chapel was the only place photos could be taken indoors, and though the home is open for tours, it is still privately occupied by the Spencer family.

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The grounds are breathtaking.

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The gardens sit upon the River Gylme.

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Ol’ Blue Eyes got lost among the walking trials just breathing in the water, the trees, and the wildlife. A nice end to his working days there at Oxford’s Academy.

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Below is a summerhouse called “The Temple of Diana” down by the lake. In 1908, Winston Churchill proposed to his future wife here.

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That wraps up our little travel jaunt to England. Now time to get this blog back to normal things, like this…

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