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Stately Homes and Gardens of England Black Taxi Tour from London
"Start your day being collected from your central London hotel in your own private iconic London taxi. Leaving London head out to the first major stop- Bowood House.Bowood House sits within 100 acres of beautifully landscaped ‘Capability’ Brown Parkland a than at Bowood? Deemed to be one of the finest examples in the country with a flowing mix of plantations and sweeping lawns leading down to a winding mile-long lake. The Bowood landscape has an exceptionally interesting history which will be revealed in which will be displayed in The Orangery of Bowood House. You will explore not only the house but the gardens. See the gardens ablaze with colour from abundant rhododendrons azaleas and marigolds a spectacle not to be missed. Wander the house and view the rooms and wonderful historical memorabilia . The house is a mix of Georgian Architecture and historical treasures such as Queen Victoria's wedding chair and Napoleon's death mask plus a host of other fascinating historical features. Leaving Bowood behind you can now choose your second half of the day. Choose from a visit to one of the following: Blenheim Pal Greys Court
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Stately Homes and Gardens of England Black Taxi Tour from London
"Start your day being collected from your central London hotel in your own private iconic London taxi. Leaving London head out to the first major stop- Bowood House.Bowood House sits within 100 acres of beautifully landscaped ‘Capability’ Brown Parkland a than at Bowood? Deemed to be one of the finest examples in the country with a flowing mix of plantations and sweeping lawns leading down to a winding mile-long lake. The Bowood landscape has an exceptionally interesting history which will be revealed in which will be displayed in The Orangery of Bowood House. You will explore not only the house but the gardens. See the gardens ablaze with colour from abundant rhododendrons azaleas and marigolds a spectacle not to be missed. Wander the house and view the rooms and wonderful historical memorabilia . The house is a mix of Georgian Architecture and historical treasures such as Queen Victoria's wedding chair and Napoleon's death mask plus a host of other fascinating historical features. Leaving Bowood behind you can now choose your second half of the day. Choose from a visit to one of the following: Blenheim Pal Greys Court
From GBP699.00
 
Stately Homes and Gardens of England Black Taxi Tour from London
"Start your day being collected from your central London hotel in your own private iconic London taxi. Leaving London head out to the first major stop- Bowood House.Bowood House sits within 100 acres of beautifully landscaped ‘Capability’ Brown Parkland a than at Bowood? Deemed to be one of the finest examples in the country with a flowing mix of plantations and sweeping lawns leading down to a winding mile-long lake. The Bowood landscape has an exceptionally interesting history which will be revealed in which will be displayed in The Orangery of Bowood House. You will explore not only the house but the gardens. See the gardens ablaze with colour from abundant rhododendrons azaleas and marigolds a spectacle not to be missed. Wander the house and view the rooms and wonderful historical memorabilia . The house is a mix of Georgian Architecture and historical treasures such as Queen Victoria's wedding chair and Napoleon's death mask plus a host of other fascinating historical features. Leaving Bowood behind you can now choose your second half of the day. Choose from a visit to one of the following: Blenheim Pal Greys Court
From GBP699.00

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Walking Tour of the town

Yes, I could have spent ages researching the town on the net but I do enjoy finding out things from local people.So, I went to the Tourist Information, in the Promenade, to enquire about guided...
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Statues that perform a hold-up!

Yes, these statues, the Caryatids, are to be seen in Montpellier Walk in Cheltenham. They were created in 1840 by Rossi and are modelled on some of those in the Acropolis, Athens.Although they are...
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Lady Hare and the Minotaur by Sophie Ryder

Sophie Ryder's 1993 piece, The Lady Hare and the Minotaur, really made me smile and feel at one with the world.It's a huge sculpture siiting on a bench in The Promenade.Sophie's website,...
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Memorial to Dr Edward Wilson, Polar Explorer

This memorial stands proudly in front of the civic offices in the Promenade.Edward Wilson, 1872-1912, was born in Cheltenham. He became a medical doctor and a skilful artist.However, he is best...
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Cheltenham Ladies College

This is one of the most prestigious private schools for women/girls in Britain.I was busy photographing features of a beautiful building when a woman smiled at me. I asked her what the building was ....
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Reminder of Scott's Antarctic Expedition

Edward Adrian Wilson was one of the brave explorers who accompanied Scott on his expedition to reach the South Pole. Unfortunately all perished. Wilson is commenorated in a monumental statue, and a...
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Fountain and statues

In front of the civic building is the statue/fountain of Neptune.A memorial to soldiers who fought in South Africa shoes a soldier.A more whimsical statue of a hare and a minataur is further along the...
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Cheltenham Promenade

Although Bath is renown for the Regency architectures, Cheltenham also has a wonderful Regency Promenade which is considered by some to be bigger and more extensive than that of Bath. We only saw it...
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Vintage Flying

Its one thing flying to and from a destination or taking a trial flight in a modern aircraft, but Tiger Airways offer even more!Rewind back several decades and you would see old bi-planes such as the...
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Enjoy the Jazz Festival

The Cheltenham Jazz Festival has a wide variety of Musical events in 14 different venues across the town. The programme this year has contemporary jazz acts ranging from funk to gospel, flamenco to...
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Neptune Fountain

When i saw the fountain for the first time it reminded me of the Trevi Fountain in Rome. Once I read the sign on the fountain, I knew that I wasn't too far off. It was built in 1893 of Portland Stone...
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Crickley Hill

A nice place to see Cheltenham and surroundings. If the weather is great one can even see the Welsh hills. It is also quite enjoyable to go on the numerous paths there for a hike. Picknick Tables are...
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Pittville Pump Room

In 1788, King George III visited Cheltenham to sample its waters. At that, it became the "in" place to visit. During the Victorian age, the town grew from a tiny village to a major resort. The Pump...
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Cheltenham Museum and Art Gallery

The town museum is one of the main attractions in Cheltenham. The bus from the railway station stops in Clarence Street so you don't have far to walk! This year (2007) is the museum's one hundredth...
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Top Hotels in Cheltenham

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Upper Slaughter, Cheltenham, The Slaughters, GL54 2JD, United Kingdom
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38 Evesham Road, Cheltenham, Cotswolds, GL52 2AH, United Kingdom
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Parabola Road, Cheltenham, Cotswolds, GL50 3AQ, United Kingdom
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The Promenade, (formerly Macdonald Queen's Hotel), Cheltenham, Cotswolds, GL50 1NN, United Kingdom
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Shurdington, Cheltenham, Cotswolds, GL51 5UG, United Kingdom
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Dunalley Street 33, Cheltenham, GL50 4AJ, United Kingdom
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