Europe Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

  • Announcement:
  • Come explore the new Fodor’s Forum
    by ibobi Fodor's Editor | Posted on Dec 4, 17 at 08:03 PM
View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 Looking for Paris Rental Apt.
  2. 2 Internet Cafe in Rome, Florence, and Venice
  3. 3 Best way to get mobile internet in Spain?
  4. 4 Is the scenery in South Italy worth the trip by train
  5. 5 Best area to stay in Amsterdam for a first time visitor
  6. 6 where to buy baby gifts in paris?
  7. 7 What is your favorite Greek Island?
  8. 8 Hip Pocket Wifi
  9. 9 Trip Report Winter ... UK Finland Sweden. (Live...ish)
  10. 10 Lisbon stay - Olissippo Lapa Palace vs NH Collection Lisboa Liberdade
  11. 11 Help me get excited about a week in Portugal
  12. 12 Overwhelmed with planning! Need help from Italy experts.
  13. 13 Italy: Hotels on the Amalfi Coast; Orvieto; Perugia; Florence; and Siena
  14. 14 Help me with an affordable hotel in Barcelona
  15. 15 Help needed for Bergamo to Venice journey
  16. 16 Spain.... 2.5 Weeks... Need Help!
  17. 17 Is a quick stopover in Bern worth it with 3 kids?
  18. 18 August - Croatia, Italy, Malta
  19. 19 Four Nights in Nice--What should we do?
  20. 20 Amalfi as a home base for the Amalfi Coast
  21. 21 Help me pick a destination --- Please!
  22. 22 US dairy vs European Dairy
  23. 23 Italy 9 Days in December/Itinerary Help
  24. 24 A very important question regarding pronunciation
  25. 25 Trip Report Paris November 2017
View next 25 » Back to the top

Trip Report England revisited 34 years on. Part 3, Final Highlights.

Jump to last reply

Royal Henley Regatta, The Rosetta Stone, Abingdon on Thames and my Conclusion.
This is the final part (of three) of my report of our first extended visit to the Oxford region, since I left Abingdon 34 years ago. At that time, Britain was one of the foremost technological advanced countries in the world. It also had a rich, traditional heritage, full of pomp and ceremony and its country villages oozed old world charm.
So going back to my old stomping grounds near Oxford was not only to see how the region had fared, but also to see if that special feeling we experienced in being part of the English way of life as a permanent resident for 10 years still remained. The illustrated report is given in http://www.artphototravel.net/2012/07/england-revisited-34-years-on-part-33/ which includes images and a map.

2 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement