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Windsor Castle - Hampton Court Palace Shuttle from Windsor Castle
"Leaving Windsor Castle (visit at own expense) the medieval castle favoured by reining monarchs since the 11th century you will take the short and direct Shuttle ride to Hampton Court Palace. Your journey follows the River Thames where passengers will see several notable sites.Soon after leav parliamentary democracy and to the supremacy of law. Today the Magna Carta is commemorated by a monument donated by the American Bar Association. Alongside the Magna Carta monument stands the John F Kennedy memorial opened by the Queen in 1965.Ap as well as passing the riverside home of David Garrick an 18th Century actor playwright and theatrical producer. You also observe the Temple which he constructed to commemorate the genius of William Shakespeare. Finally you pass the former home of Sir Christopher Wren the architect who is famously associated with the design of St. Paul's Cathedral in London.The Shuttle arrives immediately outside the main entrance to Hampton Court Palace approximately 30 minutes after leaving Windsor Castle. Visit to Hampton C stroll through over 60 acres of enchanting gardens
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Hampton Court Palace to Windsor Castle Shuttle Service in London
"Leaving the medieval palace once favored by Henry VIII take the short and direct Shuttle ride to Windsor Castle. Your journey follows the River Thames where passengers will see several notable sites. Pass several Victorian reservoirs constructed to supply water to London and its surrounding suburbs as well as passing the riverside home of David Garrick an 18th Century actor playwright and theatrical producer. On the approach to Windsor drive through Runnymede where the Magna Carta was signed by King John in 1215. Today the Magna Carta is commemorated by a monument donated by the American Bar Association.The Shuttle arrives in the center of Windsor approximately 30 minutes after Canaletto and Gainsborough. Visitors can also view George IV’s private apartments which are some of the most lavishly decorated rooms in the castle. St George's Chapel is one of the finest examples of Gothic architecture in England. It is the spiritual h the senior order of British Chivalry established in 1348 by Edward III. Within the chapel are the tombs of ten sovereigns
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English Countryside Day Trip from London Including Windsor Castle
"Departing from Victoria in central London in the morning travel west by comfortable minivan to the ancient neolithic Stonehenge circle. You will have a chance to explore the Stonehenge visitors center before exploring the stone circles. From here you will travel to the River Thames at Runnymede where King John sealed the Magna Carta in 1215. See a number of important monuments here including the Royal Air Force Memorial. Continue through Windsor Great Park to the royal town of Windsor where you'll stop to visit magnificent Windsor Castle. Marvel at one of the Queen’s most impressive residences the State Apartments
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Get on the right train from Paddington

We got on a milk run train from London Paddington to get to Slough where we needed to change for Windsor and *just* missed the connection to the Slough train, it was still on the platform and just...
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Windsor Car Park. Boot Release Fee $240!

If the theives don't break into your car, the fellows enforcing the parking rules can still rip you off. I'd been parking all over England for a week and every car park had stopped charging at 6:00...
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Friday and Saturday night in William street.

Because there are two clubs and a pub here with lots of people outside waiting,some drunk milling around,then fights and stuff occur.Usually police are keeping an eye on the proceedings but if you...
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Windsor weir

If you hire a boat they will probably tell you but stay to the right when passing under the bridge and keep to right bank as to the left is the weir which if caught in the current especially in a row...
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Inspired by mtncorg

This tip is inspired my Mark (mtncorg), who has his own Corgi dog. In case you don't know, the Queen also has a collection of Corgi dogs, they are her favourite.Mark was a bit concerned that the Queen...
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And if you have an alcoholic dog with dysentry...

...you could be in for a really big fine!Not sure if you are supposed to stick a cork in your dog, or just carry around one of those pooper scooper things to collect any accidents that may occur!But...
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Be careful where you drink

Be careful where you drink Alcohol. If you drink in the wrong areas, it could cost you £500.What puzzles me is that there appear to be pubs in that area - do you go in, buy your drink, and then at the...
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Car crime

The car parks in central Windsor (and Eton) are notorious for cars being broken into.Especially when the tourist season is at it's highest.Dont be fooled into thinking the security cameras mean it is...
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Why did they build so close to Heathrow?

Goodness, gracious, planes go overhead every 10 minutes or so, you think they would have thought of that when they were building the place ;-)
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Windsor Rd, Water Oakley, Windsor, Windsor and Maidenhead, SL4 5UF, United Kingdom
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18 High St, (formerly Macdonald Castle), Windsor, Windsor and Maidenhead, SL4 1LJ, United Kingdom
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Thames St, Windsor, Windsor and Maidenhead, SL4 1PX, United Kingdom
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34 King Edward Court, Windsor, SL4 1TG, United Kingdom
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High Street, Windsor, Windsor and Maidenhead, SL4 1PH, United Kingdom
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9 Clarence Road, Windsor, SL4 5AE, United Kingdom
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Things to Do Near Windsor

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HMS Belfast

The HMS Belfast was a cruiser, launched in 1938. She saw action in World War II and the Korean War. Her most famous battle was the Battle of North Cape in December 1943. She fired a star shell over...
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Rose and Crown pub

Regular readers of my pages will know that I am currently walking a circular waymarked path round the periphery of London, known as the London LOOP which is proving to be absolutely wonderful. Not too...
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Hughenden Manor

Hughenden Manor is the former home of Victorian novelist and Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli, which he bought in 1848. It is located a mile or two outside the town. Part of the parkland is now owned...
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Syon Park

Syon was built on the site of a medieval abbey, named after Mount Zion in the Holy Land, which itself had been built on the site of a Roman settlement which lay between the main road leading west out...
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Richmond Castle

Richmonds Castle was started in 1071 and dominates the town today. Best preserved part is the Large Keep. Only 2 stone built castles in England equal Richmond in age, Colchester and Durham. The...
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Richmond - Richmond Park

Richmond Park is the largest urban park in Europe. The park is filled with freely roaming deer that are surprisingly tame. There are three gates in the park all of which are closed at nighttime. There...
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easyoar

"Royal Windsor - Home of the Queen"
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Dabs

"Windsor Castle"
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"The Splendours of Windsor"
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"Windsor-the royal residences."
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