When it comes to travel, I am hitting the road and the skies more than ever before and I want to invite you along! Soon-to-be-announced destinations for 2016 include:
Ancient Sicily and the Amalfi Coast
Virginia Garden Week and Historic American Gardens
Under the Tuscan Sun (with Volunteer Gardener/Nashville Public Television)
Gardens of the Emerald Isle
Gardens and Natural Wonders of New Zealand (with an optional extension to Sydney)
All of you, no matter where you reside, are invited to join us on any or all of these exciting excursions to beautiful destinations. I will be posting complete information here, at Gardener|Cook, as well as on my website at www.troybmarden.com as it becomes available in the very near future. If you have interest in a specific destination, please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org and I will make certain your receive the information by email as soon as it becomes available.
In the new format, posts will appear at least weekly and sometimes more, alternating between garden posts (some from my own garden and some from gardens I visit), food posts (some I cook and some I just eat--and yes, I'll post recipes when I can!), and travel posts (including upcoming destinations for tours that I will be leading or co-leading, as well as those about places we have visited previously). There will be lots and lots of photos (though I'm going to have to start watermarking them--sorry about that, but people are "borrowing" them without permission and then republishing them as their own) to go along with the plentiful information.
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