Travel Blogs from Chippenham
... of the walk.
I'll put in a couple of 'nice' shots because Lee likes them.
The next shot is of a farm (surprise, surprise) but it's there to illustrate just how entrenched is this right of way thing for walkers here. The path literally goes right through the farm. You've seen photos of me walking through wheat fields and various crops as well. It really is the done thing. The same thing happens with the golf course but I'll get to that soon.
Another danger. (This ...
... to see our pals Faith, Jim and Arthur just a couple of weeks before they became Faith, Jim, Arthur and baby Forrest. Great catch-up then off to Annecy. We camped by the lake, swam in the lake, ate ice cream in Annecy and had coffee with mine and Tim's old French teacher. A brilliant few days; only one small regret - we didn't get any footage of the friends we saw to include in our fromage fest holiday videos.
... for the wealthy who wanted a home in Bath when they came to take advantage of the curative waters at the baths. The first of these houses is now a museum open to the public. It is appointed with Georgian furnishings and shows how the wealthy would have lived here as well as their servants. For instance it was the height of fashion for a lady to shave her eyebrows and paste on carefully trimmed strips of ...
... in the States. I find the
matter-of-factness in this small community refreshing. Not that gay people have
had it easy here. The movie I mentioned earlier which her son Matthew directed,
Pride, is now out in the States. SO worth seeing, not only for the upliftment,
but also for the educational factor. Interestingly the locals here have more of
a reaction to ...
Caitlyn doesn't get excited about much, or if she does, she gets excited 'on the inside'. The sets at Warner Bros Studio where for 10 years they filmed the Harry Potter series was an exception to the norm. Plane trip to England, $6000. Hire car, £300. Petrol £100. Entry to W.B. £250. Look on Caity's face when the movie screen rolled ...
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
12 Market Place, Chippenham | Hotelfrom $82
Service Area, Junction 17 M4 Westbound, Chippenham | Hotel