Category Archive: Buckinghamshire

May 04

UK Hidden Holiday Gems

With the recent return of the spring sunshine, I have been doing a lot of thinking about our upcoming walks and travels over the warmer summer months. It was with good timing therefore that LOOK contacted me and asked me to submit my favourite place in the UK to their …

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Feb 26

Cliveden Estate – a magnificent family day out!

I’ve been meaning to visit Cliveden in Buckinghamshire for several years but somehow never got round to it until now. We’ve visited several of the other properties nearby, including lovely Greys Court and impressive Basildon Park but for some reason Cliveden had escaped us.

Finally, on its National Trust opening day …

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Feb 17

Running wild at Odds Farm Park

A February sun finally came out this weekend and we celebrated this first tentative tiptoing of spring by heading out with Roo to Odds Farm in Berkshire. It turned out we weren’t the only ones with this idea and on the first day of half-term arrived to find the over-flow car-park in full …

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May 11

Weekend Walk: Burnham Beeches

What better way to welcome the weekend and the return of some brighter weather than a walk in the woods just as the trees are springing into life with that glorious green of spring and new life? Burnham Beeches, located on the Buckinghamshire/Berkshire border not far from Slough, is a National Nature Reserve and home …

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