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Burke’s Backyard in China – Entombed Warriors, Tomb of Emperor Qin Shi Huangdi
Entombed Warriors In 1974, three farmers digging a well in a field near Xi’an found fragments of the first, life-sized...
Burke’s Backyard in China – The Forbidden City
Forbidden City The Forbidden City, known as Gugong, is the largest and best-preserved cluster of ancient buildings in China. Completed...
Burke’s Backyard in China – Lion Grove Garden
Lion Grove Garden Don visited Shizi-Lin, known as the Forest of Lions Garden. It contains the largest rocks and...
Burke’s Backyard in England – Leeds Castle
Leeds Castle Leeds Castle, near Maidstone in Kent, is said to be the most romantic and beautiful castle in England....
Burke’s Backyard in England – Sissinghurst
Sissinghurst Don visited Sissinghurst Castle Garden, at Cranbrook in Kent. This garden belonged to a very interesting couple: poet, novelist...
Burke’s Backyard in China – Silkworms
Don visited the Suzhou No. 1 Silk Factory Co, Ltd. He looked at silkworms feeding on mulberry leaves, cocoon...
Burke’s Backyard in China – Shanghai Pet Street
Shanghai Pet Street Don visited the Jiangying Lu Bird and Flower Market in Shanghai. The largest of its kind...
Burke’s Backyard Bake Off 2009
Recently, the BBY magazine team decided to have our first-ever Staff Bakeoff. Everyone baked something on the weekend and brought...
Following many requests to see photos of Don’s first grandchild, Joshua Steven, photos are below. Joshua Steven Burke DOB:...
Red Cow Farm
Illawarra Highway, Sutton Forest www.redcowfarm.com.au A visit to Red Cow Farm in New South Wales approx 1 ½ hours from...
The Best Classroom
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World Retina Day 2008
Saturday, 27th September 2008 Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP) is the leading cause of YOUTH BLINDNESS. 1 in 3,000 BABIES are BORN...