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The hotel also boasts a fine-dining restaurant on its premises and picturesque scenery on the grounds of the hotel.
Its aesthetic scenery also makes a picturesque backdrop for group or individual photography.
The poems are set in a picturesque countryside that evokes the great English landscape painters.
Bring a bike and tour the scenic backroads of these picturesque country towns.
The world-renowned exhibits, unique architecture, and picturesque grounds make this a museum for everyone.
Hundred-year-old pines and magnolias ring the stadium for a picturesque backdrop.
For a while he thought I was picturesque, and then you'd see him wince.
It has lots of little diners and picturesque pubs, and a lovely, historic church.
Yet Waddell's works, for all their charm, accommodate the view that history is not always picturesque.
One sheppey is the closest distance at which sheep are still picturesque, and is about seven-eighths of a mile.
Forthright descriptions of the novel's picturesque setting create a marked contrast to the dim and haunting images.
Downtown has some quite picturesque old buildings.
At the same time, the company also digs into a gold mine unique to this picturesque city.
But when you learn that you can eat a lot of what you see, a picturesque landscape takes on added intrigue.
The downtown area is calm and picturesque and dotted with bookshops.
Although it shouldn't be that complicated to get a picturesque design for these plants.
It's picturesque scenes of idyllic farms and country roads glimpsed through a car window.
Cupolas and towers rise from some roofs, giving the skyline a picturesque, almost whimsical air.
He was an artist to whom all sorts of picturesque subjects were constantly sitting for their portraits.
Behind him stretches a rogues' gallery of picturesque upper-crust scoundrels.
There is not a hint of the picturesque or of folkloric charm.
Most flood destruction is attributable to humans' desire to live near picturesque coastlines and in river valleys.
The leisurely and scenic journey is an ideal way to visit picturesque villages and see the countryside in style.
Without the deftness to get full value from his material, he had still a sharp eye for what was picturesque or dramatic.
To them belongs the credit of discovering that the epistle could become a picturesque type of character-sketch.
No work of the time contains so vivid and picturesque a sketch.
Behind the picturesque and captivating rendezvous lurks a powerful dramatic situation and a moral problem of arresting gravity.
Nevertheless, the general effect was extremely rich and picturesque.
Then a strange and picturesque life moves upon the flat roofs.
Its picturesque lighthouse and rocky shores make it a favorite destination of sightseers.
Several cities across the state offer luxurious accommodations set amid picturesque mountainside backdrops.
It is a picturesque little town that offers many opportunities to get away and enjoy nature.
Winter travelers will find several picturesque mountain resort towns that offer a range of cold-weather activities.
Among the only signs of activity to be spotted are in the picturesque bay nearby, where fishermen paddle wooden canoes.
Twenty-two picturesque volumes to enjoy without reservations.
Stroll the picturesque streets, visit exhibits and museums, or hike our trails and battlefields.
They also supported these styles for rural settings because nature enhanced their significant picturesque qualities.
The falls cascade through a picturesque gorge with old growth white pine and hemlock towering above.
Offers a blend of picturesque natural resources and modern recreation facilities to suit everyone.
Our parks offer camping cabins in picturesque settings nestled among the trees or overlooking the water.
Much of its rugged terrain is thickly forested with picturesque streams cutting through deep valleys.
Internal combustion motors are prohibited, providing the angler with a quiet, picturesque setting.
It offers views of picturesque wineries and lush vineyards.

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