We headed to THE SOUTH as signs on the M6 so helpfully put it on a Thursday night, staying in an awesome airbnb in Bath. The road trip was uneventful, with the low point being stopping at a junction near Birmingham for food and finding a sign in the bathroom that said all flat surfaces would be coated with Vaseline to prevent drug use. 288 more words
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Avebury Manor is a National Trust property in Wiltshire, right next to Avebury Stone Circle (the subject of my next post). Built in the 1550s the BBC used it in a TV project where they redecorated and refurnished the rooms so that each one reflects a different time period, from the Tudors to the 1930s. 371 more words
Join KEEP ROLLING as we head to Avebury, a World Heritage Site of global significance. This 45 mile flat(ish) road ride takes you through a stunning Neolithic and Bronze age landscape and starts literally in the middle of Averbury’s famous stone circle. 705 more words
‘…One of the stops we did manage to make on the way to our second ‘official sojourn’ in Glastonbury was, Merlin’s Mound.
Now, Merlin’s Mound you might have thought would be a well-known tourist attraction boasting hundreds of thousands of visitors a year just like its Big-Sister Mound of Sil-Bury Hill, so called because late legend has a king called Sil buried there along with his treasure, a golden horse. 119 more words