The Bowling Green Steakhouse Hotel
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... 11, it's actually 12, but last night (Saturday) was daylight savings so we turned our clocks back - 13 hours behind you again. I digress, had a quick nose around Oxford, found Ship Street, immediately thought something else street, couldn't resist photo opportunity. Kids less feral after stop for food, so off we head again, along the A40, then the M40, then the M25. Now if you're bored about all this nonsense road number stuff, imagine our boredom driving the ...
Monday - Banbury
miles - 3
locks - 3
Fabulous day for cruising though it was a bit too hot inside later in the afternoon. Water level has been a bit low in places and there are lots of boats out and about. There was a little queue at the locks but by the time we got to the third it had cleared. Stopped near to bridge 162 in order to shop at supermarket and discovered a large retail park too so took ...
Its good to spend multiple days in the one location sometimes. It lets you explore the place more closely and of course you don't have bags etc to pack, unpack and lug around.
Today the plan is church in the morning (in Thame where Robin and Andy Gibb are buried) and over to Oxford for lunch and afternoon adventure.
The church, St Mary's is very old and full of character. People there welcomed us with great interest and enthusiasm. We told our story over and over, and ...
... If this is really needed, why is the route not alongside the already noisy M1? Apart from the high cost of building it, what price can be put on the loss of peaceful areas of countryside? The local villages will not benefit at all as you can only get on or off at major cities like Birmingham or Glasgow. Sign the petition at stop-hs2.co.uk. We saw a flock of yellowhammers just after this. Will they stay around near a high speed railway?
... some locals taught us how to play a new darts game, I wasn't very good. They sell these posters called "The Definitive Oxford Pub Crawl" that has pictures of all the pubs in Oxford and you color them in after you visit. We are determined to try every one but it's a big challenge!
On our first day here, we didn't have class and instead took tours with experienced guides around the city. We saw several different colleges and ...