Travel Blogs from Woodstock, United Kingdom

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He Looks Familiar, Woodstock, United Kingdom travel blog

He Looks Familiar

A travel blog entry by cattawa87

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... from the motte and bailey palace that used to stand in a national clearing of the forest in the area known as the Woodstock Palace.  However, during the English Civil War, Woodstock Palace was destroyed. However, John Churchill (related to the one ...

Catching up with Winston, Woodstock , United Kingdom travel blog

Catching up with Winston

A travel blog entry by kareelah

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Well after getting the tour of farm stay we headed to Woodstock a smallish village (nothing is too small in UK), with main claim to fame being home of Blenheim Palace, the birthplace of Winston Churchill. Majestic in size and massive grounds - about 2,000 ...

Exodus, Woodstock, United Kingdom travel blog

Exodus

A travel blog entry by dalhousie

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... "Old Bookbinders", yet another of Morse's favourite pubs located in a district called Jericho.  After lunch we took the bus to Woodstock and have settled into the Buttery Inn, a 17th Century building in Cotswold stone. So here we sit in our 17th ...

Britain 1 - France  0 (score at Blenheim), Woodstock, United Kingdom travel blog

Britain 1 - France 0 (score at Blenheim)

A travel blog entry by dalhousie

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... some of those impressions here. Blenheim Palace  (pronounced "Blen-im") is a monumental country house situated in Woodstock, Oxfordshire, and is the residence of the dukes of Marlborough. It is the only ...

Was there a music concert here once.  Not really, Woodstock, United Kingdom travel blog

Was there a music concert here once. Not really

A travel blog entry by harryabroad

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Well we needed to travel up to Bristol to finalise the paperwork for the shorty's boat journey back to Aus.Yes Darren got his way, it is coming home.  Status, tyres stuffed, windscreen cracked (held together with 100 mile hr tape), gearbox ...

The days keep getting better!!, Woodstock, United Kingdom travel blog

The days keep getting better!!

A travel blog entry by chrisngary

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... & rooms everywhere! The neighbouring buildings were just the same - got a great photo of the crooked rooftops! The whole town of Woodstock was 13th century with only a few modern (18th century) building thrown in!! So cool! In the morning - at 5:30 ...

Please Mind the Gap!, Woodstock , United Kingdom travel blog

Please Mind the Gap!

A travel blog entry by kareelah

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... in Harrods. What a great day and if we never get here again I consider myself very lucky to have visited twice. Got back into Woodstock and time for yet another great meal at a local pub....half price champers tonight so time for a change of drink! Our ...

Ahhh!  Luxury!!!, Woodstock, United Kingdom travel blog

Ahhh! Luxury!!!

A travel blog entry by sueron

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... and after his retirement from government, he was persuaded by Hallmark to have a travelling showing of his paintings in the United States.  Then a line of Hallmark Christmas cards featuring his paintings was launched in the 1950s.  At least 2 ...

First sunny day!!!, Woodstock, United Kingdom travel blog

First sunny day!!!

A travel blog entry by nothingfancy2

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Headed off to Blenheim Palace for a lovely morning. Really enjoyed reading Winston Churchill's letters to his Papa from Harrow. Missed Blenheim immensely apparently and always signed off with variations of "your loving son". Took in the magnificent ...

catching up with friends and ex colleagues, Woodstock, United Kingdom travel blog

catching up with friends and ex colleagues

A travel blog entry by michaelandmaria

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... of whom looked older than him!!!!!. On photo for Dave at the shed, Sorry, never made the Trout but the pic of the pumps in a pub at Woodstock says it all for me. Spent a bit of time where I worked, what a change all for the better.Went for a meal with son ...

Our last big day on the road, Woodstock, United Kingdom travel blog

Our last big day on the road

A travel blog entry by mandyandcharlie

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Happy Birthday Emma! We took a quick drive into Cirencester for morning tea, and then headed west again. The route took us through more beautiful Cotswolds villages, notably Bibury and Burford, and then into Oxfordshire, where our main stop for the day ...

Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, United Kingdom travel blog

Blenheim Palace

A travel blog entry by jboyeskie

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Today we visited Blenheim Palace. It was built by the first Duke & Duchess of Marlborough, John & Sarah Churchill, in the early 1700's. It is also the birthplace of Winston Churchill. Check out the current 11th Duke of Marlborough: ...

Driving ALL Over England!, Woodstock, United Kingdom travel blog

Driving ALL Over England!

A travel blog entry by txbaker60

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Tuesday; June 5, 2007:  It is Tuesday morning and we are up and ready for another day of adventure! We had strawberry breakfast bars & cappuccinos for breakfast.  As we left to start our day, an English guy got on the elevator with ...

We arrive - Blenheim - then Winchcombe, Woodstock, United Kingdom travel blog

We arrive - Blenheim - then Winchcombe

A travel blog entry by rstrub

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... I pointed it out and we started walking.   We took pictures as we walked around and went into the beautiful village of woodstock.  Had a reasonable lunch and we tried to walk back the way we came - we went out through a front ...

WOODSTOCK!, Woodstock, United Kingdom travel blog

WOODSTOCK!

A travel blog entry by jboyeskie

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We stayed in Woodstock on the night of the 6th. This town was the favorite hunting retreat of Henry II. Remember, he's the dude that allegedly had Thomas Becket murdered (see pics of ...

Off to Bradford College, Reading, Woodstock, Bradford College, Bath, United Kingdom travel blog

Off to Bradford College

A travel blog entry by campbellfamily

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Left Reading "Holiday Inn", and drove to Woodstock. Very beautiful village with a lot of English Character. Coffee and slice at French style cafe....my style. Drove through Oxford to have a quick look at Oxford College and township, before heading back to ...

Duke of Marlborough and 'Capability' Brown, Woodstock, United Kingdom travel blog

Duke of Marlborough and 'Capability' Brown

A travel blog entry by julieparker

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... of his victory at the Battle of Blenheim in 1704; a victory that saved Europe from French domination. Situated in Woodstock, just 8 miles from Oxford, Blenheim Palace is surrounded by over 2,000 acres of 'Capability' Brown landscaped parkland, the great ...

Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, United Kingdom travel blog

Blenheim Palace

A travel blog entry by mbg

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Brits don't mind a little rain, Blenheim Palace, United Kingdom travel blog

Brits don't mind a little rain

A travel blog entry by stevendmartin

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MG car show at Blenheim Palace, rained all day, Some of the pictures have rain spots on ...

Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, United Kingdom travel blog

Blenheim Palace

A travel blog entry by shadowmadow

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Today I went to Blenheim Palace. It was a destination I approached with a little trepidation as the drive was a little over an hour and half each way and I have only been driving in the UK for a week. It was my first time driving on the motorway and ...

How the other half live, Woodstock, United Kingdom travel blog

How the other half live

A travel blog entry by jobloor

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... which is a lovely market town but it was very cold so we soon head back to the hotel. Then we head for Blenheim Palace at Woodstock. Another showery day but quite good when we get to the Palace. We stop for coffee and set off to be impressed. The house ...

6/10 Wednesday Woodstock, Woodstock, United Kingdom travel blog

6/10 Wednesday Woodstock

A travel blog entry by mbg

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... country places ,they have pay and display, put in 2 pounds,  no change, has to be exact money or above. Then on to Woodstock where we booked in to same hotel stayed at 1990, maybe the same room, stairs wiggly and crooked, with undulating floor, and have ...

Back home, Woodstock, United Kingdom travel blog

Back home

A travel blog entry by pdh61

Triveni very kindly has lamb and roti ready for us in Harrow. We then drive home and back to ...

Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, United Kingdom travel blog

Blenheim Palace

A travel blog entry by dhhtravel

Blenheim ...

A Day in the Country, Woodstock, United Kingdom travel blog

A Day in the Country

A travel blog entry by sandhauer

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We were up early at 6am as we had an 8am pick up for a tour to The Cotswolds, a beautiful piece of the British countryside.  We went to three small villages before going on a tour of Blenheim Palace, Home to the Duke and Duchess of Marlborough. ...

Blenheim Palace - side garden, Woodstock, United Kingdom travel blog

Blenheim Palace - side garden

A travel blog entry by mbg

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