Category Archives: Tours

Minay’s Trip Diary, Sunday May 9, 2010

Stonehenge, Cotswold Villages I won’t cover getting up and eating the take-away breakfast since Michael covered that pretty well. Let’s just start with the tour. What a treat to have someone who knows the roads do all the driving, so … Continue reading

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Other Stonehenge Stuff

I’ve seen all sorts of commentary on travel sites around the Web, sandwiched in between positive comments about Stonehenge, rating the site poorly. Some of the comments basically said “It’s just a bunch of rocks,” a few were based on … Continue reading

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Michael’s Trip Diary – Sunday, May 9, 2010

Taking a Tour to Stonehenge, Avebury, Lacock and Castle Combe, lunch in a pub, and horses. We woke up early and got ready to go. We had to be at the Abbey by 8:30 am. We opened the window and … Continue reading

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Minay’s Trip Diary – Saturday, May 8, 2010

As Michael said, it was a full house at breakfast today, but the meal was as good as ever. After eating I put on as many layers as I thought decent (could I get away with wearing my nightgown, too?) … Continue reading

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Michael’s Trip Diary – Saturday, May 8, 2010

In Bath all Day, A Hen Party, Taking a Bus Tour, Seeing the Royal Crescent and the Fashion Museum, Eating Great Food, Listening to Rugby. We woke up about 8:00 am, but didn’t struggle out of bed until 8:30. We … Continue reading

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To Tour or Not to Tour: Part Two

The information we discovered after analyzing several tour brochures formed the basis for why we decided to go it alone. This one takes a look at a longer tour, fifteen days (which is about a week short of our trip), … Continue reading

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To Tour or Not to Tour: Part One

We’re going to take a step back here to explain why we didn’t just sign up with a tour company and let them do all the driving. Early on in the decision-making process, I compared what tour companies could offer … Continue reading

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