TripAdvisor Reviews Great House Henley-on-Thames
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... Lights were great, the shadow puppet show of the nutcracker was great - as was Hannah's commentary! The shredded pork rolls and mulled wine...the popcorn...yum yum yum! A few pictures are attached of the evening at Anglesey. We even got back in time to watch Match of the Day. Saturday was a great day!
Tomorrow (if I remember) I will write about the things I could have survived without on my trip. Until then.
OMG - what a crazy night yesterday was! I feel sick again and think this will need to be an alcohol free weekend. Joey and I got ready after eating breakfast. He was heading to the gym and I was meeting Jen at Liverpool Street as we planned to spend the weekend in Cambridge. When I met Jen we had about 5mins to get the tickets and jump on the train! We made it and then talked the whole way there about my crazy last ...
... the time went).
We cruised along the race course and back again, which was the first proper sight of actual rowing races. During this trip we managed to spot the Kensingtons on Kirstie's dad's boat, The Old Fogey, and called and waved to each other madly as we passed in opposite directions - the novelty of seeing fellow Kiwis causing much delight, even though we only saw each ...
... homes along the bank, watching the 1, 2, 4, and 8 person crews practice and looking at the wildlife. The Woman’s Regatta is this weekend so there’s lots of activity relating to it. In just a couple of weeks is the Royal Regatta and so the town is starting to get ready for it.
The big event is Royal Ascot. This is the biggest horse racing event in England. It lasts for 4 days, the Queen is ...
... named Spencer) inherited. The 5th Duke petitioned to have the name Churchill reinstated and the family became Spencer-Churchill. This is truly a palace with grand marble entry halls, gold embellishments on the walls and ceilings, 10 Belgian tapestries of the Battle of Blenheim commissioned for the Palace and the finest of furniture, art, silver etc. We both commented on how the State Rooms reminded us ...
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