Spring Beauty

Here are a few pictures of the Lancaster Canal which is a stone's throw away from my house. A beautiful and tranquil location for a walk, a cup of coffee and conversations. 



How I envy these people, who live in these houses hugging the canal





          A bright spring morning and the boat people are flocking to the canal


The Water witch Pub






Lancaster University Student Accommodation


                              Yummy Cappuccino at The Water Witch Pub


                                       The canal frozen in the winter
                                    

                                         And here are a few funny signs

Sign outside the Pub


Sign at a desi/Indian store

34 comments:

  1. lovely captures of a beautiful place
    loved that sign! surprisingly they have not opened a first aid stall there!

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  2. Wonderful pictures...now that summer is here, I cooled down looking at your pictures

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  3. Lovely pics, LP...and, haha to the sign on the desi store..:)

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  4. Is this place for real? Saw something like this in some boring art movies. But the pics are beautiful

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  5. Wow..That canal shot was so soothing...*Bliss*

    Shirts and tops are epected to be put on to Dogss too :p

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  6. Fantastic photos. Like oil colours. Took me to paradise in the middle of a hot and dusty day at Mumbai.

    Loved the Desi sign LOL

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  7. wow......love to have coffee at the coffee shop.

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  8. Awesome captures! Nature at its best amidst human intervention I suppose. First time here.. you got a nice blog :) Look forward to be more frequent from now on.

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  9. wow, such a beautiful place..after looking at ur cappuccino, I need to get one now!!

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  10. whooaa...!!! lovely clicks and lovely place... i envy the peepls stayin there :(

    and lo the last one was tooo much.. so typical apna public :D

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  11. BEEAUTIFUL PHOTOS AND THE CAAPPUCINNO WAS THE ICING ON THE CAKE, QUITE LITERALLY!

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  12. Now very eager to visit you :D

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  13. Wow!!! breathtaking pics.. BTW waiting for your fiction to continue.

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  14. wow you live here??? this is so amazing..
    can i come and live with you plzzz... im just kidding dont worry..
    but great pictures!!

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  15. winters must be funny there.....with all these sign out........or these are all year signs... :)

    i have never seen a frozen lake....and the student accommodation ......that looks really good with all the water around.....

    \,,/

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  16. Wow, I feel as if I've just come back from Lancaster canal. Awesome snapshots that stay in the mind and refuse to go. I really loved the signs too.

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  17. Looks a lot like Georgetown Canal in DC. Nice shots. :)

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  18. Nice pictures. The place looks beautiful.
    The notice on the Indian store was Hilarious. Okay, even I can say something is wrong... "Sleepery" or "We will not responsible", I can't choose... lol

    Have a wonderful day!:)

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  19. Magiceye: Ha ha...true :) it is a wonderful place..serene is the word :)

    Nalini: yeah, Indian summers...I haven't missed them...but the cold can be a killer...

    Amit : Thanks :) yeah I knew you would like the signs :)

    Zabi: The place is definitely real :)

    The knife: Thanks :) I am glad you liked he pics.

    Ashish : That's a pub which also serves coffee..so when are u making a visit ?

    Mohan : Thanks a lot and welcome to my blog...hope to see you here more often :)

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  20. Nish: heheh yes dogs wear coats here in the winters ....am glad you liked the pics.

    Bollywoodstylediaries: Welcome to my blog :) the cappuccino is defintely yummy :)

    Megzone: Thanks :) I envy them a lot too...

    Sonal: Good to see you here....hope to see you more often now :)

    Anju: I sooo wish you could come here soon :)

    Farila: Thanks :) yes I am working on the next part...had some guests over so could not write it...

    Pooja: you are most welcome to come and stay :) it is indeed a beautiful place...

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  21. Hitesh : Oh no...winters are not fun at all...I love the summer and spring months in UK...

    Sanand: Good to see you back...its been ages since I have seen a comment from you :)

    Anirban: Thanks :) oh is it? that place must be beautiful too...

    Mr. Stupid: I am glad you liked the snaps and the signs were sure hilarious :)

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  22. No post since 2-3 days?Now I'm sure you're writing a 500+ page novel..:)

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  23. These photos are awesome, they remind me of some of the places I have seen in Germany. You definitely have a great eye for photography!

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  24. wowwww is that what you call paradise :D
    amazing pictures :D

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  25. Amit : hehe no re..some friends have come over for a visit so busy with them :)

    Me-Me: Thanks :) Oh wow I am flattered. I guess places in Europe do have a similar look to it.

    Rajlakshmi: Thanks:) it surely looks wonderful...especially in summer.

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  26. nice pictures! And when i read the customer notice - i found the english quiet familiar and was wondering how coume there too :P then i read the footnote "sign at a desi store" :P

    P.S > there are couple of articles pending to be read starting with the survival series. Will catch them this weekend :)

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  27. nice pictures! And when i read the customer notice - i found the english quiet familiar and was wondering how coume there too :P then i read the footnote "sign at a desi store" :P

    P.S > there are couple of articles pending to be read starting with the survival series. Will catch them this weekend :)

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  28. Looks a lot like Georgetown Canal in DC. Nice shots. :)

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  29. wow you live here??? this is so amazing..
    can i come and live with you plzzz... im just kidding dont worry..
    but great pictures!!

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  30. BEEAUTIFUL PHOTOS AND THE CAAPPUCINNO WAS THE ICING ON THE CAKE, QUITE LITERALLY!

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  31. wow......love to have coffee at the coffee shop.

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  32. Is this place for real? Saw something like this in some boring art movies. But the pics are beautiful

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  33. Any damage and sleepery...that has to be a patel store...;)

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