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Today we toured the English city of Bath taking in the Roman Baths, Fashion Museum at the Assembly Rooms and afternoon tea at the Pump Room.

Today, I visited three important sites in County Durham, England, namely Binchester Roman Fort, Escomb Saxon Church and High Force Waterfall.

Vindolanda comprises both Roman military fort and civilian settlement (vicus) close to Hadrian’s Wall. Archaeological research is ongoing and has revealed a wealth of artifacts and finds including textiles, footwear, human and animal bones, weaponry, coins, leather goods and unique written communications know as the ‘Vindolanda Tablets’.