Berkshire Travel Guide

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Windsor

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Bracknell

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Ascot

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28,45,7

Newbury

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Bray

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12,58,1

Slough

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3,13,30

Maidenhead

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5,9,21

Reading

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  • When Between Trains at Reading...

    Reading Things to Do

    ...you could do worse than pop into "The Three Guineas" for a decent pint (and the food's not too bad as well!).The pub here at Reading station is well worth stopping off at in its own right as a boozer - a good selection of well-kept beers, decent food, good atmosphere - even internet access if you have a Cloud subscription. The bar is vast with a...

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  • Caversham

    Reading Hotels

    When we arrived in Reading we spent a few nights in the Caversham Bridge Lodge. The location was...

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  • Reading Abbey - Taking In A Little Local...

    Reading Things to Do

    The ruins of Reading Abbey, and their adjacent Forbury Gardens, provide a pleasant open space in the middle of the town centre to have a wander or sit with a take away lunch.The Abbey was, in its Medieval heyday, one of the wealthiest abbeys in England. It was founded by Henry 1st in 1121 and by the 15th century was both a major site of pilgrimage...

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Windsor

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  • Visit Windsor Castle

    Windsor Things to Do

    The castle is situated on the edge of the town of Windsor and is the official residence of Her Majesty the Queen.It is the largest occupied castle in the world,with history that covers almost 1000 years.The castle is used by the Queen, both as a private home where she will spend weekends and as a royal residence using it for certain formal duties.

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  • Macdonald Windsor Hotel

    Windsor Hotels

    23 High Street, Windsor, SL4 1LH, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Sightseeing by Amphibious Vehicle

    Windsor Transportation

    A different way of sightseeing in Windsor is by using the amphibious vehicle known as the DUKW.Two tours are available : Road and River Tour - which circles Windsor Castle and the Crown estate.On this trip you will spend half the time on the water and the other half on the road.The River Tour - this tour goes straight to the River Thames and spends...

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Bracknell

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  • John Nike Leisuresport Centre

    Bracknell Sports & Outdoors

    Bracknell Ice Rink was opened in 1987 and was the first Olympic sized rink in the country. The rink is home to the Bracknell Bees professional ice hockey team and is a major feature of the Complex along with the Ski Centre. With health, snooker, catering and bar facilities on site,the Centre is open throughout the year for recreational skiing,...

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  • Stirrups Country House

    Bracknell Hotels

    I stayed here last Wednesday night. I had taken two friends to London Heathrow Airport by car and...

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  • Harry Potter's House

    Bracknell Off The Beaten Path

    Both Harry Potter films start at Harry Potter's house. An average 90's house on a housing estate. In the film called Number 4 Privet Drive. The house used in the film is Number 12, Picket Post Close, Martin's Heron. This is just outside Bracknell. There isn't much to see, that was the point of it being chosen. You can get to it by alighting at...

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Ascot

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  • TRAIN TO THE RACES

    Ascot Transportation

    The only reason to visit Ascot would be to attend a meeting at the famous racetrack which is only a ten miute walk from the station. Trains leave Waterloo every half hour for the one hour journey to Ascot, before continuing to Reading. There is another line with trains leaving to Guildford every 30 minutes.

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  • Highclere Hotel

    Ascot Hotels

    19 Kings Rd, Ascot, SL5 9AD, GB

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

  • Horse Racing

    Ascot Sports & Outdoors

    Watching Horses race round and around and around ........ binoculars and good shoes AND FANCY HAT!!

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Newbury

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  • Lovely Town

    Newbury Things to Do

    Lovely Canal, but the major thing are the racing and the gambling, but not much to do. Order a Chinese Takeway, going to an Italian or Indian Restaurant, the Bingo,working, watching the geese at the canal, going to the pub where ever.

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  • Hare And Hounds Hotel

    Newbury Hotels

    Bath Road, Speen, Newbury, RG14 1QY, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Families

  • Donnington Castle

    Newbury Off The Beaten Path

    My boyfriend has lived in Newbury/Reading for over 20 years and did'nt know this was here!!Just a short ride up the hill from the town centre you get to Donnington Castle.The striking twin-towered 14th- century gatehouse of this castle, later the focus of a Civil War siege and battle, survives amid impressive earthworks.The view from up here is...

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Bray

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  • The another Bray eating place

    Bray Restaurants

    The previous reviewer did not know if the Crown served food. Well it certainly does and it is really good. It is also good value for money. My favorite dish is their Moules Mariniere. Every time we visit the UK we manage to visit the Crown.

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  • Hinds Head - Heston's gastropub

    Bray Restaurants

    We went to the Hinds Head for Sunday lunch, taking some family from Australia who wanted a 'Heston Experience' without the Fat Duck price tag. Ok, we weren't expecting molecular gastronomy - the Hinds Head is just a pub after all, but we were expecting an enjoyable drive in the countryside and, based on all of the rave reviews, a pretty decent...

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Slough

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  • A hint of Portugal

    Slough Restaurants

    An unexpected treat - a Portugeese cafe and deli. This was an excellent place to stop for coffee and a rest. Great staff and a very welcoming atmoshere.They also have a small grocery section.

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  • Stoke Park Club

    Slough Hotels

    Anvil HouseStoke Poges, Slough, Buckinghamshire, S

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • A wonderful eating experience

    Slough Restaurants

    Firstly this is the only time I have been to Cippenham - so this may be the only tip for any part of this section of my travels.A group of 10 of us travelled to Tummies. It was establised in 1988, and has grown over the years. Currently the facilities include, the restaurant, The Deli, Cookery School, Chef's Table and they even have a dedicated...

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Maidenhead

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  • Gorgeous food, ambience and service

    Maidenhead Restaurants

    Aroy Thai is tucked away between Boots on the high street and the big Sainsbury's. Its a proper restaurant with ambience and the couple who run it, provide the smiling, attentive service that most diners crave for. Wooden floors, well thought of interior and glass walls offers a good view of the punters out at the Vine (if you are really...

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  • Norfolk House Hotel

    Maidenhead Hotels

    Bath Road, Taplow, Maidenhead, SL6 0AP, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Families

  • Boulters Lock and Ray Mill

    Maidenhead Things to Do

    Boulters Lock is located in Maidenhead just off the A4094. It is a lock and a weir. The first lock here was constructed in 1772. This area was popular for boating parties, and the (in) famous Skindles Hotel was nearby. A 1944 postcard of the area can be found here - http://www.maidenhead.net/history/boulters.html.The lock also contains an area for...

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