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Cotswolds Tour

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Today, I have collated images from a tour of the Cotswolds undertaken in 2007.

Here is Anne Hathaway’s Cottage, near Stratford upon Avon.
The cottage belonged to the prosperous Hathaway family and was the pre-marital home of William Shakespeare’s wife, Anne.

Re-enactment life at Palmer’s Farm

Theatre at Stratford
Here are some images of a walking tour around Oxford-Colleges, architecture, Inspector Morse and more…

Hypocaust system at Chedworth Roman Villa

Mosaic at Chedworth Roman Villa
View from Edgehill
Quaint cottage near Hidcote
Quaint cottage at Chipping Campden

Garden at Hidcote Manor

Hidcote Manor
Ancient market hall at Chipping Campden
Tower at Broadway
View from Broadway Tower
Chastleton House
Burford Church

English pub at Burford
Inside Stratford Church
Old Water Mill at Lower Slaughter
Church at Lower Slaughter
Lower Slaughter View
Bourton on the Water view

Shakespeare’s Birthplace at Stratford

Shakespeare’s old school at Stratford

Another image of Shakespeare’s birthplace

Shakespeare’s tomb at Stratford

This was a great tour. We stayed at a superb farmhouse B&B near Moreton in the Marsh.

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Croft Moraig (Mary’s Croft) consists of a circle of twelve heavy stones with a further two forming an eastern entrance. There is a cupmarked recumbent stone positioned on the south west bank.

This is a good example of a stone circle dating back about 5000 years. Access is easy.

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Today, I am presenting some images of a tour of Skye from 2007.

Rainbow at Broadford. The cottage belongs to a local artist.

Here is the base of a Broch, a dry stone built tower, possibly 2000 years old.

Here are images at the Quirang.

Here is the Mealt Falls-very spectacular.

This is Kilt Rock

Skye is a great place for touring. Allow a full day for a tour of the island.

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