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

Benidorm !!

Well, we have been in Benidorm for nearly two weeks, another three to go. This resort is the 'lively' part of our adventure. It is a place of contrasts and something for everybody from a beautiful old town to the 'madness' of the strip behind the seafront of the magnificent Levante beach. The Poniente beach … Continue reading Benidorm !!