The Thames Valley Travel Guide
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The River Thames takes on a new graciousness as it flows along the borders of Oxfordshire for 71 miles; each league it increases in size and importance. Three tributaries swell the river as it passes through the landscape: the Windrush, the Evenlode, and the Cherwell. Tucked among the hills and dales are one of England's impressive stately homes, an Edenic little town, and a former Rothschild estate. Closer to London in Hertfordshire is St. Albans, with its cathedral and Roman remains.
From converted country houses to refurbished Elizabethan inns, the region's accommodations are rich in history and... read more
Londoners weekend here, and where they go, stellar restaurants follow. Bray (near Windsor), Marlow, and Great Milton (near... read more
Things To Do in The Thames Valley
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