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City Sightseeing Oxford Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
"Hop aboard your City Sightseeing open-air bus from any of the 20 routed stops that are conveniently situated around the city. Take a seat inside or on the open-air top deck then sit back and relax as you ride through Oxford home to the oldest university in the English-speaking world.With your 24- or 48-hour ticket choose to stay on the bus for the entire loop or hop on and off at any of the stops to explore the city’s sights. See the Itinerary for a list of stops. As you travel plug into the informative audio commentary and admire the timeworn honey-colored buildings.Perhaps hop off at the New Road stop to visit Oxford Castle. Learn how the medieval Norman castle was mostly destroyed during the English Civil War
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Entrance Ticket to Brunel's ss Great Britain
"The entrance ticket to Brunel's SS Great Britain allows you to explore cabins saloons and access all areas of the ship to take in the sights sounds and smells of a Victorian voyage. Climb the rigging dress up in Victorian costumes and see a working replica of the engine. Head below the ship where desert-like conditions preserve the hull. Don’t miss the Dockyard Museum which takes visitors through a million miles spent at sea and 170 years of fascinat you will be able to purchase a dockyard companion which will give you more information about your visitor experience and the SS Great Britain’s fascinating history.Descend ‘under water’ in the Dry Dock to see the spectacular sights of the ship’s and the high-tech glass ‘sea’ now protecting the oldest iron hull in the world. Follow this with a visit to the Dockyard Museum where you can view archive film footage which captures the excitement and emotion of the SS Great Britain’s homecoming. Here you can also take the time to discover the highs and lows of the ship’s dramatic history
From GBP14.00
 
Private Shore Excusrion to Stirling Castle and Loch Lomond from Greenock
"Meet and greet at the pier 08:00-08:30 From Greenock we initially travel along the banks of the River Clyde crossing over the Kingston Bridge in central Glasgow before we reach Stirling. Stirling is a small city and passing through the medieval heart we see many fine buildings including the Church of the Holy Rude Argyll’s Lodging and the Old Town Jail. You could easily spend the whole day in Stirling but the main attraction is the visit to the mighty Stirling Castle(admission fee extra) which is Scotland’s finest medieval castle. It has stunning views from the battlements over to the National Wallace Monument which can also be visited. Next we head to Doune Castle (admission fee extra) of “Monty Python"" and ""Outlander” fame before heading into the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park at Callander. There are some real Scottish and you can sample the whisky too!! After lunch we take the simply stunning Dukes Pass road through the Trossachs
From GBP700.00

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Getting to Chepstow

We are lucky to have our own car, so getting from London to Wales was very simple. We drove up via Bristol and crossed the fabulous Severn Bridge.We found driving around Wales very easy. Roads were...
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Castle

Chepstow is one of a number of castles in the Welsh marches: others include Raglan and Goodrich. I first visited them as a child, and always remembered Chepstow’s setting on the edge of a cliff along...
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Road Bridge

There has been a bridge at Chepstow for Hundreds of years, at least since the Romans built one which was about half a mile further up the river than the present one. The Present Iron Bridge is the...
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St Mary's Church

I was tempted to make this a 'Warnings & Dangers' tip after myself and another person slipped on the church's treacherous steps!! Fortunately the second time I visited the weather was dry and sunny....
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Walking

Walking beside the river and looking back at the castle, the choice of its situation is clear. The cliffs on which it is built are so steep and overlooking the river. A walk takes you under the two...
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Port Wall

The medieval town of Chepstow was protected on the North and East sides by the River Wye. The Town Wall, or Portwall was constructed in the late 13th Century to protect the town on the landward sides....
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Daytrip - Tintern Abbey

Tintern Abbey, now majestic ruins, was Britain's second Cistercian abbey dating from 1131. It is only a few miles north of Chepstow on the A466 road to Monmouth. The Abbey is in a picturesque location...
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neilward

"Welcome to Chepstow"
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Balam

"Cas-gwent"
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aaaarrgh

"Chepstow - fortified border town on the Wye"
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sue_stone

"My first Welsh Castle - Chepstow"
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"CHEPSTOW & CASTLE"
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