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... By 1920 he had 12 gardeners working for him. It took 30 years to create the whole garden. The style consists of creating various outdoor rooms separated by hedges and walls. Each room has it's own character or theme. So there is the white garden and a red one, a birch alley, greek "temples" fountains, topiary and gorgeous blooming flowers. You can just wander at leisure and spend the whole day if ...
Travelled from Edinburgh to Warwick. Visited Warwick Castle and Ann Hathaways birthplace. Ann Hathaway was the wife of William Shakespeare. She was 10 years older than him. Stayed at the Hilton hotel and had our farewell dinner. I ended up with laringytis and ...
... least a couple of million dollars! Right along the path is the Quaker meeting house. It was established in 1663 and there has been meeting for worship there ever since. It is locked but we can see through the windows that they have facing benches with a table in the middle. On the benches are hand embroidered pillows to sit on. Too bad we missed meeting there yesterday.
Tuesday we decide to explore the area. Not too far ...
We left Bath around 10am with plans to call into places of interest along the way. Harry recommended a stop at a historic village called Lacock where we wandered around admiring the buildings for an hour or so. We called into a local fete and bought some homemade jam and chutney - very small village feel and classic CWA style fete. Next stop off was the Slaughters (Upper and Lower) which were extremely picturesque with large manor houses that the villages grew ...
... city was bombed. We climbed to the top of the cathedral, visited the art gallery and transport museum before heading back for dinner with Paul, Dave's other uncle. Without fail I am always asleep on the couch by 9, but Dave Simon and Paul consumed beer and shared stories till the early hours of the morning.
The National Express coaches have been valuable in trekking us across the countryside from Coventry and back again to London for 1 night. Although I ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking