Sunday Drive/Walk: Brinklow Castle, Warwickshire

Greetings my Fellow Adventurers! It's been so long since I wrote one of my 'Sunday Drive' posts (May in fact) that I'd forgotten I was actually writing them! So I thought it was high time I resurrected the series - the idea being that they give me an outlet to share some of our shorter… Continue reading Sunday Drive/Walk: Brinklow Castle, Warwickshire

Sund… er, Bank Holiday Monday Drive – Shabbington Woods

Greetings fellow Adventurers! The other week we took advantage of a the lovely bank holiday weather, and ventured out to investigate Shabbington Woods near Thame, one of the last surviving areas of the once vast royal hunting forest of Bernwood. At over 400 square kilometers at it's peak, Bernwood must have been a very impressive… Continue reading Sund… er, Bank Holiday Monday Drive – Shabbington Woods

Sunday Drive – Midland Air Museum

Back in February, on a wet and cloudy day (in fact much like today), we took a Sunday drive up to Coventry Airport to visit the Midland Air Museum. This is a really great little place to visit, and I'll do a more in depth post on it later in the year when I can… Continue reading Sunday Drive – Midland Air Museum

A Tale of 3 1/2 Churches (and a Pub!)

Having been inspired by the interest in the post I wrote about going to church, last week's Sunday drive found us exploring some of the beautiful churches to be found in our local area. Red Car, blue sky, green grass, yellow flowers... lovely colours. Who'd have thought a few hours later it'd be snowing!  With… Continue reading A Tale of 3 1/2 Churches (and a Pub!)

Sunday Drive – Cotswold Barrows

Greetings Fellow Adventurers! This week's Sunday drive took us out into the stunning Cotswold hills and in search of the homes of the ancient dead. Although we've spent a lot of time travelling through the Cotswolds and visiting its famous towns and villages, this particular part was completely new to us, as was just how… Continue reading Sunday Drive – Cotswold Barrows

Sunday Drive -North Leigh Roman Villa

Greetings Fellow Adventurers! Today's Sunday drive took us to North Leigh Roman Villa near Woodstock in North Oxfordshire. Location: East End, Oxfordshire Total distance travelled:  Approx 70 Miles Total time at the wheel: 2 hours Adventure rating: 1 out of 5 Crossbow Bolts. Packets of square crisps eaten: 8! Website: English Heritage website Not far from the village of East End,… Continue reading Sunday Drive -North Leigh Roman Villa

Sunday Drive – Minster Lovell Hall

Greetings Fellow Adventurers! On Sunday afternoon we decided to go for a proper Sunday drive, just to get out the house for a few hours and get some air. We drove out to the edge of the Cotswolds and visited Minster Lovell Hall near Witney. Location: Minster Lovell, Oxfordshire Total distance travelled:  Approx 70 Miles Total… Continue reading Sunday Drive – Minster Lovell Hall