Travel Blogs from Chippenham
Holiday all booked,including coach to Heathrow. Just under 5 weeks to go! Time to plan preparations in detail. Priority,however,is to finalise Marcia's talk to St. Arvans W. I. next week on last years NZ trip. Need to reduce her photo list from the current ...
25th December 26, 2014
What a great day Tracey has flown home 2 weeks earlier for a surprise visit, mum stayed as usual, drank bucks fizz from 11am. Michelle Steve ,Jade Ted & Mavis joined us for lunch. Started opening our presents around 3.30. Ted & Mavis left around 4 ...
... like a long time, it will inevitably fly by. Joel and I (as you have probably gathered!) both caught the travel bug a few years ago, and haven't quit managed to shift it yet....but this time we wanted to take on a new challenge and offer our skills out where they will be truly appreciated. Work as paramedics in the UK obviously offers us new challenges every day, however for both of us, we are ready for something different and new that we can work for, and do ...
... for Jean to produce more gourmet meals in.
Bit of a dull day. I went to Chippenham to get a few bits for the car and van and then we walked to a village called Lacock. It is about 40 minutes one way across fields and farm tracks.
Lacock is a village that is almost 100% owned by the National Trust. No new house have been built in the village for the last 200 years. It ...
... colder than imagined ;) and last was Oxford which were surrounded by the colleges and the sheldonian thearter and the Martyrs Memorial where they were burned at stake. I also I got to pass by Christ Church college which was used as inspiration for Harry Potters Film. There was one bar we passed by where Lewis Carrol JRR Tolkein and CS Lewis totally favored! I regret not having enough time to check it out while there ...
Other places to stay in Chippenham
West Cepen Way, Chippenham | Hotelfrom $115
Market Place, Chippenham | Hotelfrom $143
Moto Service Area, Chippenham | Hotelfrom $53
Stanton Saint Quintin, Chippenham | Hotelfrom $146
Service Area, Junction 17 M4 Westbound, Chippenham | Hotel
12 Market Place, Chippenham | Hotelfrom $82