Travel Blogs from Evesham
... being unusually sunny for late autumn, we headed off to check it out.
Yes! It IS a great little town.
A kind of English hilly version of Sydney's Glebe.
It's just on the edge of the Cotswolds and a 'transition' town.
I don't know if Australia and the US have these yet, but it's all about locally sourced produce and communal sharing of skills and, to some extent, goods.
From the happy faces and the vibrant vibe, I'd say ...
Our stay in the United Kingdom this time is only about five days. We had travelled fairly extensively throughout the British Isles on our last trip and we always had planned to head South. The few days here were really only for getting over jet lag and for playing golf. Having done that, we hit the road to head to Birmingham and our flights to Spain.
Along the way we stopped at a charming English town ...
A fairly typical run today. We're in a kind of a routine when on the river. Set up for cruising, look at the distances and lock information, cast off and head out. Every lock is different, but knowing the for sure processes, eliminates most concerns. We stopped at a mooring point for lunch and took a little walk in the meadow. It had been grazed by sheep in the last month or so. They seem to take one or two cuttings of hay and then graze the field on the Fall. There was the sound ...
... up in the evening.
Looking under an old piece of a boat, James found a small vole, which counts towards the team tally.
There was no phone signal and it was Greg’s birthday, so we sent him an email.
2 locks, 2 miles, 1 mouse
Thur 11th July
We started back downstream, heading for the Evesham River festival. We negotiated Pilgrim lock on our own, followed by Barton Lock, and back to Bidford – ...
Ok so for those of you who care or want to meet up for a cheeky Kingfisher - here is my rough Itinerary:
1st Oct to 5th Oct - Delhi
Train to Agra on the 5th
5th Oct to 7th Oct - Agra (Taj, Red Fort, etc)
Train to Jaipur on the 7th
7th Oct to 8th Oct Jaipur
Train to Jodhupur on the 8th
8th Oct to the 10th ...
Other places to stay in Evesham
A46 Trunk Road Twyford, Evesham | Hotelfrom $96
Worcester Road, Evesham | Hotelfrom $165
Waterside, Evesham | 3 star hotelfrom $89
Cooper's Lane, Evesham | 3 star hotelfrom $191
Offenham Rd, Evesham | 3 star hotelfrom $87