A palace, a garden and Chihuly

Richmond, England. What do you get when you combine all three now? Kew Gardens, of course. We spent the day in this lovely setting, a botanical garden that houses the largest and most diverse botanical collection in the world. Founded in 1840, it includes more than 30,000 different kinds of plants. And, currently, the glasswork of Dale Chihuly is sprinkled dramatically around the gardens. Continue reading