Friday, June 21, 2013

Isle of Wight

The Isle of Wight known to the ancient Romans as Vectis, is a county and the largest island of England, located in the English Channel. The island’s population is about 120,000. One million people spend their holidays on the Isle of Wight each year.
The 'Wonders of the Isle of Wight' is a play-on words based on the name of Island Towns or Places.
"Lake" where there is no water.
The "Needles" you cannot thread.
"Ryde" where you walk.
"Cowes" you cannot milk.
"Freshwater" you cannot drink.
"Newport" you cannot bottle.



Butterflypostcard Stamp said...

A very lovely card.I have received a few which I promptly sent off.I live in Malaysia.So this card went out with Malaysian Stamps.

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