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The Thames: Abingdon Revisited and the Swan Upping

Before departing for France we made one last excursion up the Thames as far as Oxford. Going to Oxford meant that we’d twice again pass through the fine village of Abingdon, a popular mooring spot. 328 more words


The Thames: Runnymede Meadow

Runnymede Meadow is a most unassuming historical site. This modest grassy water meadow alongside the River Thames, several miles downstream of Windsor Castle, is the location of the signing of the… 234 more words


The Thames: Windsor

A very popular stop for boats on the Thames is the stretch of river between the neighboring historic towns of Windsor and Eton. There are numerous mooring spots both above and below the 19th Century bridge that links the two communities. 124 more words


The Thames: Henley on Thames

A short cruise from 2014’s summer base in Caversham is historic Henley-on-Thames. Henley offers plenty of shopping and dining options, all convenient to the River Thames. 91 more words


The Thames: London Moorings

Our dream of spending a month or so in Central London on the way to the Channel crossing ran into a bit of snag—we had a difficult time arranging a mooring. 936 more words


It's a Dogs World In Pet Friendly Vero Beach

“Dogs are not our whole life, but they make our lives whole.” Roger Caras (photographer and writer)

Dogs are commonly referred to as “man’s best friend” and in Florida, we take that statement to heart. 272 more words

The Thames: Hampton Court Palace

The Thames has some exceptional places to moor a barge. Last summer we snagged a nice spot outside the fence, behind the camera in the first picture, at… 116 more words