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History is all around us (2) Shakespeare's 450 birthday

2014 is Shakespeare’s 450th birthday and as a universal poet – its not surprising that events in the Welsh borderlands inspired his work…so here are  some more historical events to think about as you cycle and walk through the borderlands of England and & Wales. 262 more words

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Riding the Cape Town Cycle Tour on a Tandem

The Cape Town Cycle Tour is great fun to ride on any type of bike, but if you want to share the load with your best buddy, riding on a Tandem is definitely the way to go! 279 more words

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Fabulous Pekins!

Here are Harold, Alfred, Myrtle and Miranda! Guests at our self catering holiday cottage in Hampshire are welcome to their delicious eggs, when laying of course! http://www.barfordfarmhouse.com

Holiday Cottage Hampshire

Harold, our handsome pekin bantam!

It’s great when guests of our self-catering accommodation in Hampshire keep in touch and send us photographs they have taken whilst on holiday at The Barn. 25 more words

Holiday Cottage Hampshire

Welsh Remembrance day - Dragons not poppies

Twitter is a wonderful thing – I asked why a dragon had suddenly appeared in Presteigne during the summer

St Michaels Church at Discoed had the answer – the sculpture was designed to commemorate the Welsh men who fought in WW1 by artist Peter Smith.   612 more words

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Top Travel Trends for 2015 Revealed at the World Travel Market

It was all go at the World Travel Market in London last week, and if you want to Travel on Trend in 2015, you can expect to stay in ‘Poshtels’, dine with locals right in their home, and ditch you golf clubs in favour of your bike! 298 more words

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History is all around us (1)

Our cycling holidays are a brilliant way of exploring the countryside.  Not only do you get to hear the birdsong, feel the sun on your back and smell the pine and honeysuckle, you can relive the events of the past – if you know where to look.   160 more words

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