Frome Valley Walkway, Part 1

Time for something a bit more urban than we're used to. Come with me on a day's walking one of our local river trails, the Frome Valley Walkway which runs from its source near Tormarton in the Cotswold hills to its mouth where it spills into the Avon near Castle Park in central Bristol. Please … Continue reading Frome Valley Walkway, Part 1

Just Visiting: Bourton-on-the-Water

Bourton-on-the-Water, Gloucestershire Went to this fantastic place a couple of weekends ago. Always busy on a sunny day, Bourton-on-the-Water is a great emblem for the whole of the Cotswolds; quaint, beautiful and unspoiled, it is one of the best examples of a Cotswold town I can think of. Its characteristic stone footbridges and pristine gardens and lawns are what we … Continue reading Just Visiting: Bourton-on-the-Water