Cliveden estate, and celebrating 100 years since Nancy Astor became an MP

A short uphill walk from Cookham on the river Thames and we are looking around probably the best positioned house in the country - Cliveden. It has vast views into the distance with the river Thames meandering through the scenery. The gardens, lawns and borders are clipped and manicured into great effect. I particularly loved … Continue reading Cliveden estate, and celebrating 100 years since Nancy Astor became an MP

Hampton Court moorings

We are moored next door to the Hampton Court palace and this is the view from our kitchen window. Superb moorings with the first night free and the second at only £8. What a bargain. We enjoyed a long walk around the palace gardens on Sunday afternoon and the local bars and facilities were great.