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WALKING SHAKESPEARE’S AVON WAY

WALKING SHAKESPEARE’S AVON WAY

The quiet Northamptonshire village of Naesby, with its traditional cluster of old red brick houses has a claim to fame other than being the site of the famous English Civil War battle between Charles ...
Don’t miss the boat – sleep on it instead

Don’t miss the boat – sleep on it instead

I am taking an early morning stroll along a picturesque Mediterranean harbour, just as the sun is rising. There are rows of gleaming yachts and colourful quayside restaurants are leisurely setting up ...