Travel Blogs from Woodstock
... an old nursing (sorry Nurse, not so old) friend of Mandy's last night and is was like nothing had changed in the years since we saw Lizzie , so thank you Lizzie it was a fun night as always. We are now enjoying being back with Christopher and Caroline who are very social and we have caught up with an old school mate of Mandy's and her husband. And today we are enjoying being with Mandy's nephew Rupert and his lovely wife Zoe who are about to be first time parents. And so it ...
... of his paintings. When we arrived it started to rain so when we were passing through the shop we bought umbrellas, but that was the last time it rained. We wandered the beautiful gardens and enjoyed the weather and the views around the lake. We enjoyed coffee on the terrace in the Water Garden. We watched cricket in the backyard as we looked for the secret garden. The Palace interiors are beautiful, the Great Hall is imposing and the ...
... then another falcon came out. He took off into the sky and just disappeared over a woodland. The only thing the keeper was worried with though was that he was going to walk back through the forest instead of fly and take all day to get back! Apparently the birds always come back home to them, even if they go for miles, and because it takes the big birds so much energy to lift off from the ground, some of them have been known to walk home ...
... our noses and found some pretty places and colleges.
We wandered into the centre of Oxford and had breakfast, it was nearly lunchtime, but after all that walking it went down well and then we started the walk back to the car, it took an hour to walk back, had a drink at the hospital before coming home again in time to pick up son from school
... to drive a little closer. So we drove to Combe. I was so excited that we went out of town the wrong direction but it turned out for the best anyway.
The idea was to walk through the fields and suddenly step on to a long straight road. And that is exactly how it worked out. So I asked Mom where we were. Unfortunately it was a gray day and Blenheim Palace ...
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