Stow-on-the-Wold Circular, Cotswolds

Returning to Cotswolds to go walking when we have the chance is always a pleasure. We enjoyed our last circular walk in the Cotswolds from Castle Combe immensely so when we saw we were forecasted good weather at the weekend a couple of weeks ago, Harriet & I devised another of our improvised circular walks and headed … Continue reading Stow-on-the-Wold Circular, Cotswolds

Cotswold Way: Wotton-under-Edge to Old Sodbury

Recently Harriet and I started tackling The Cotswold Way which is a National Trail running for over 100 miles from Chipping Campden in Gloucestershire to the old Roman city of Bath. Join us on our first stretch of this historic trail from Wotton-Under-Edge to Old Sodbury which took us along a 14 mile stretch of beautiful but challenging footpath. As is so … Continue reading Cotswold Way: Wotton-under-Edge to Old Sodbury

Greenspace Talking: Holywell Farm

Holywell is a small settlement near Wotton-Under-Edge, a Cotswold town about 10 miles from where we live. We recently walked some of the Cotswold Way which passes through W-u-E and Holywell. The surroundings are beautiful and exactly the sort of green space we love to spend our time in. We took a path next to a … Continue reading Greenspace Talking: Holywell Farm

Castle Combe Circular, Cotswolds

Castle Combe is a small village in Wiltshire, England, on the edge of the Cotswolds AONB. Some may know it as home to the Castle Combe Circuit, a car and bike racetrack, but in sharp contrast to the high-octane activities undertaken nearby, the village itself is beautiful. Many of its buildings are hundreds of years old, … Continue reading Castle Combe Circular, Cotswolds