Jolly Tar

Address: Queens Road, Highworth, Swindon, Wiltshire, England, SN6 7RP, United Kingdom | 4 star inn
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This 4 star inn, located on Queens Road, Highworth, is near Swindon Designer Outlet, Maiden Castle, Kelmscott Manor, and Buscot House.
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      Travel Blogs from Highworth

      Oxford to Godstow

      A travel blog entry by twovines on Mar 15, 2015

      14 photos

      ... myself on a narrow path which almost resembles a causeway with water on both sides. Eventually I emerge at an arched metal bridge which switches me back to the opposite bank passing Bossom's Boatyard on my way. Founded in 1870, this boatyard has been owned by one family of lock keepers, weir keepers and ferrymen. Somewhere up ahead is Binsey Ford which is thought to be the original Ox-ford. It was used by pilgrims who were on their way to visit ...

      Day 48 - Debby's epiphany lightens the load

      A travel blog entry by debandkeith on Sep 20, 2014

      2 comments, 30 photos

      ... br> In the Iron and Bronze Ages it continued as a focal point, as the excavated artefacts testify. The Roman invasion overlaid the Ancient British traditions with different gods, and an altar to Jupiter has been found. Over a thousand years later, the country was Christianized, and new invaders, the Normans, built a remarkable abbey on the course of terrestrial force that wound through the valley, crossing the old Celtic River Goddess of the Thames or Isis to ...

      A Day at the A&E

      A travel blog entry by adamel on Jul 28, 2014


      ... to open up, but I knew things were getting bleak when I would "blink" and notice that a lot more time was passing during my blink than should be. I know I passed out at least twice, once while I was typing an email to Larry, because my laptop almost fell off my lap. So when Larry emailed back telling me it was time to go, I didn't argue.

      I got back to Pembroke and Larry suggested I call the girl's parents to explain what was happening at ...

      History Repeats

      A travel blog entry by gregj on May 12, 2014

      15 photos

      ... we headed for Christ Church to see the Cathedral and the Dining Hall that was the inspiration for the Hogwarts Hall. Really impressive, as was the queue to get in.

      Back to the car and then home to Carshalton. I have a day to get all the washing done then off to France for 5 days. I'm looking forward to the Midi-Pyrenees and the Cathar history and towns.

      See you again soon.



      Day 10: Oxford and Queen's Eyot

      A travel blog entry by gems_at_eton on Jul 31, 2013

      1 comment, 5 photos

      ... barbeque supper and time for some outdoor games. Croquet, followed by football. A great way to finish off another day of sightseeing and learning. This really has been a trip filled with new experiences and it is wonderful to see how well the boys are getting along with one another and throwing themselves into all of the activities. Thankfully not literally throwing themselves in, especially when we have been on the river!