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Here we are in Malmesbury, the "Queen of the hilltop towns" and reportedly the place of the oldest continuous settlement in England. King Athelstan died here in 709 and was buried in the Abbey, which is virtually next door to where we are staying in a home exchange organised by Trish and Ray.
It's an old house, over three levels and quite comfortable despite its plumbing issues.
We all love Malmesbury. The ...
... way to worship. The boys who sang, all had such beautiful voices. It was crazy that every single one of them could sing better than me.. I wish I had an ounce of their talent. It was also in a very beautiful old building. Man, I am going to miss Oxford. The last day of our break, we went to the White Cliffs of Dover. They are in England, not Ireland haha. There was a lot of confusion about that. Dover is actually one of the busiest ports going to France. It ...
... at Sally Lunn's, in the oldest building in Bath. Afterwards we continued wandering around Bath. The sun was back out, so everyone else was too. The deck chairs in the park also made an appearance. Ended on a high note at Jamie's Italian. Said good bye to Rebecca (for 3 weeks at least), then home. We have an early start ...
... an Elderflower cordial.
Only a short distance away was Castle Combe, another unspoilt village tucked away in a pretty valley, away from the main roads. It was so beautiful, so tranquil and again we wandered around in the light rain. The little houses are so cute and well looked after, and a clear little brook tinkled under the stone bridge. Being in the Cotswolds, most of the buildings are made of the local limestone, which weathers to a mellow golden ...
Today we went to the city of Bath. We saw the Romans Baths where the Romans used to take baths and go to socialize. the water came from an under ground water spring and was hot. The Romans believed that the waters had healing powers and the goddess Sulis Minerva was who they worshiped there. I liked how we saw what they wore back then! I liked their pictures in the gem stones that were once on their rings. The gem stones fell out of the rings when the people were in the water. ...
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