The Golden Age of Travel…

Harriet Quimby (pictured above) was the first female to fly across the English Channel in 1912, what a dude!  And what an outfit.  She marked the way for female pilots and travellers and inspired generations of women to follow in her adventurous footsteps. Back then, travelling was few and far between, with only the very rich or outright adventurous taking in foreign air.  The colonies was a big draw, spending the Summer in Shimla, India, drinking tea and gin.  Women

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