Explore England: Lacock Abbey – The Birth Place of British Photography

It’s Royal Wedding Day and it’s bright and sunny in the UK. We’re on the move and there’s excitement in the air as we further explore England. This leg of Road Trip UK follows the road from Bath in the county of Somerset to London, where the FA football final was played that day, via Castle Combe and the historical market town of Lacock.

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Windsor Castle

Explore England: Windsor

Windsor, home of the Queen of England, Queen Elizabeth II, and the magical place where Prince Harry and Meghan got married this past weekend.  We were there and we left just in time to miss the wedding mania that engulfed royal Windsor. Phew!

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A Day At Legoland

On the last day of the Easter school holidays, we spontaneously decide to visit Legoland in Windsor.  Here is how NOT to do Legoland with five mistakes we think you can avoid.  We include costs and information on visiting the resort with children and under 3’s.Read More »A Day At Legoland

Woking Park

Things To Do In Woking With Children

Woking, the place of the mad, the bad and the dead: the introductory phrase as you enter the Woking Story museum send chills down my spine.  We’re happy to report that modern-day Woking is not that scary anymore and that we had a good time there.  Read on for more information including lots of photos, costs and our version of things to do in Woking with children.

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Meet Olive, the friendly 83yr old from Windsor who walked us home.

Pay It Forward

Meet Olive, the friendly lady from Windsor who kindly put Kate and some of our shopping on her four-wheel walker and walked us all the way home.  We pay it forward.  Olive turns 83 in September and she says that she will live to be 100 so that she can ring the neck of whoever she pleases and I hope she does.  Read More »Pay It Forward

Travel Diary April 2018 – Windsor, England

Has it been two months since we left home?  Since we packed up our life, put it into a couple of suitcases and backpacks and decided to become modern-day nomads.  Full-time travellers wondering from place to place.  It sounds so aimless.  So lost.  A feeling of panic threatens to rear its ugly head seconds before we look at each other for assurance and confirmation that we made the right choice.

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