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Plantation House

Address: St Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
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Type: Government buildings, Historic sites, Sights & Landmarks
Owner description: The Governor's house and home to the island's oldest resident - Jonathan the Tortoise.
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Type: Government buildings, Historic sites, Sights & Landmarks
Owner description: The Governor's house and home to the island's oldest resident - Jonathan the Tortoise.
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2010

You need to book ahead, but I thoroughly recommend a tour around Plantation House - oozing with history including the chandalier that used to be in Napoleon's residence (Longwood House). The Island's first lady takes the tour and so gives a fascinating insider's account of living at this Georgian home, plus what it's like living on a remote island. Make... More 

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