Such stuff as dreams are made on – visit Stratford upon Avon

I was looking forward to today’s visit to Stratford upon Avon. I haven’t seen all of England’s towns (wish I had) but I think I can safely say this is definitely one of the prettiest of them all. Obviously this medieval market town is particularly famous for one writer – William Shakespeare. I’ll admit, I’m a [...]

To the city of dreaming spires…

I’m sitting in the sweetest room in an equally charming property, The Noel Arms Hotel, in the middle of Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire – one of many gorgeous little villages in the Cotswolds. The three-course dinner served downstairs this evening was nothing short of superb; and I have to admit the company was equally as good. Our [...]