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    • BALLOON FIESTA ACCOMMODATION

      Bristol Yesterday

      Am coming to Bristol for the balloon fiesta - any reccommendations on where to stay??

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    • 15 hour transit/ stopover?

      London Jul 3, 2016 at 2:57 PM

      Hi all!
      I am soon to be travelling to Mauritius with my 2 small children from London.
      We have a 15 hour transit.
      My daughter has learning disabilities, she will be using her pushchair.
      I was wanting to know about assistance at Dubai and what I can arrange prior to travel. Any advice gratefully received.

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    • cheap shoes?

      Teignmouth Jul 27, 2016 at 3:18 PM

      Where can i get shoes (Trainers) for not more than £10?

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    • Manchester discount card

      Manchester Jul 21, 2016 at 3:47 AM

      Hi,
      Is theMANCHESTERcard.com discount card worth buying?
      Tommy

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      Around Wiltshire area

      England Jul 17, 2016 at 2:42 AM

      I would like your ideas of where to use has a base to stay and visit other places by bus ( mainly ) or train. Which is best connected? - My places i wish to visit are, Swindon, Didcot rail centre, Salisbury, Amesbury, Devizes, Marlborough , and Winchester. I would stay 4 or 5 nights, would two bases be any good ? Would not go to all places Thanks.

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    • this weekend

      Goathland Jul 1, 2016 at 1:55 PM

      What is happening this weekend in gothland

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      premier league match ticket

      Manchester 17 hours ago

      Hello everyone

      Would anyone suggest me a trusted website where i can buy a premier league match ticket?

      Thanks

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    • Transit Time

      Heathrow Jul 27, 2016 at 6:04 AM

      Thank you in advance for the help and advice.

      We are flying into Heathrow from Charlotte, USA on American Air. We then are connecting on to an Iceland air flight to Iceland. Since Amerian Air, and Iceland Air, do not share ticketing or baggage, I have to purchase two separate tickets. I will have to go thru passport control upon arrival into Heathrow, claim my baggage, exit the airport, find the correct terminal in which Iceland Air is departing from, then recheck my baggage at the Iceland Air counter, go back thru security, and,,,,,sit down.

      My question is, how long will it reasonable take to do the above?

      Thanks again.

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    • live music during the day

      London Jul 26, 2016 at 12:48 PM

      live music during the day

      Hi, I'm going back to London with my girlfriend in a couple weeks and we were wondering where was the best place to find live music during the day on a Saturday? We're partial to a few pints and a bit of acoustic.

      Cheers

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    • Transportation from Southampton to Heathrow

      London Jul 8, 2016 at 6:45 AM

      How can I get from the port Southampton to the airport Heathrow?

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    • Deciding between 2 hotels in London

      London Jul 1, 2016 at 3:53 AM

      I need advice in choosing between two hotels (London house hotel in Bayswater) and (Bladford near madame tussauds). The first is less expensive, slightly larger room, better rated, but I hear the location is crowded. The bladford is nice, but more expensive, but the location seems nicer than bayswater. Any ideas/advice? thank you!

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      Pub suggestions to catch a Tottenham match

      London Jul 25, 2016 at 4:05 PM

      Hello,

      My son & I will be visiting London in September, and although Tottenham is playing during that time, we can't fit an "away" game into our schedule. Is it customary for fans to go out and watch matches at pubs, as we do American football in the US? If so, we're looking for a fun and energetic Tottenham "friendly" pub to catch a match while we're in town. Thanks!!!!

      -sass

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    • london travel

      Watford Jul 25, 2016 at 1:55 PM

      i want to get in to london and back from central watford where i'm staying with my family, which stations are the easiest to travel between for all the tourist stuff bearing in mind we've never done it before and are extremely nervous, thanks in advance

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    • English Teaching Courses in Asia

      London Jul 16, 2016 at 12:11 PM

      In which country in Asia can I follow a world class English teaching course? I'd like a 4 - 6 week intensive course. Which one is the best value for money?

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    • Place for dinner and drinks

      London Jul 15, 2016 at 2:43 AM

      Hi,
      Was wondering if there is any good place for dinner and drink around London eye? Taking team out tonight (5 of us), would like to be able to chat and connect with them while we drink. Budget £200. Thanks.

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    • accomodation east london

      London Jul 6, 2016 at 11:23 PM

      clean dwelling,for Mum Dad and young daughter air bnb etc reasonably priced in east London
      thank you Robert

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    • Best Hotel to Stay in London?

      London Jul 22, 2016 at 11:50 AM

      Hi I will be visiting London in month of August! So please guide me the best hotel to stay in Cheers!

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    • Transit without visa UK

      Heathrow Jul 19, 2016 at 4:45 PM

      I landed in Canada from india on 31st May,2016 via london.I had a stopover of 14 hours and I was given Transit without visa for 24 hours landside for overnight stay,since I was having entry visa to Canada.Now that I am moving back to India with same stopover of 14 hours at London.But this time its morning and my flight will depart at 20.45 in evening from London .My PR card had been applied but same is not reached as yet.My question is will I be able to get Transit without visa for staying in nearby hotel,as I am travelling with kids ?Secondly,my departing terminal is T4,where hotel heathrow is connected via covered walkway,Can we go to this hotel straightway or need to cross Immigration as well ?Pl.advise.
      My ticket is one single ticket from Canada to india with stopover at London.

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    • Accessing Terminal 2 from Terminal 3

      Heathrow Jul 14, 2016 at 11:33 PM

      I am new to VT and apologize if similar posts show up. I think my previous questions have not posted due to my email not being verified so I am trying again.

      My wife and I will be flying British Airways arriving terminal 3 and leaving terminal 5. We have a 6 hour layover in Heathrow and would like to access the United Club Lounge located in terminal 2.

      It is my understanding in reading other posts that you can only have access to the terminal you are leaving from. However, I have also read something about terminals 2 and 3 being connected by a walkway. Does this mean that if we fly into terminal 3 we could have access to terminal 2 even through we are not flying out of there? Or is there a security check point between terminal 3 and the United Club Lounge we would be trying to get to in terminal 2.

      Thanks so much!

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    • What is the nearest YHA or backpackers to Canada Water tube ??

      London Jul 4, 2016 at 3:28 AM

      What is the nearest YHA or backpackers to Canada Water tube ??
      thanks

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      Travelling to Manchester- How to get there and what not to miss?

      Manchester Jul 17, 2016 at 3:16 AM

      So we will be going to Manchester from the 1-5 August. Here are a few questions. Thanks in advance for you answers! (P.s. I'm 20 years old and my brother's 17 years old. We will be travelling with our parents.)

      - We need to travel from Manchester Airport to Manchester Piccadilly Station. We were considering using the Northern Railway. We are four adults with four large suitcases and four small hand luggages. Is it possible to carry these with us on the train?

      - We will be staying at the DoubleTree by Hilton (near the Piccadilly station). What are some things that are not to miss in the centre? Like good restaurants and so forth.

      - We will be renting a car, so it is possible to go further. We were planning in going Trafford Centre and Chester Zoo. Any other must visit places?

      - We were thinking of stopping at Delamere and Blackemere Moss. Is that a good idea?

      Thank you for reading and looking forward for you answers :)

       

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      Easiest way to get to Victoria Station from Heathrow

      London Jul 27, 2016 at 11:46 AM

      Hi! I'm looking for the easiest, not necessarily the quickest, way to get to Victoria from Heathrow. We will be traveling on a Saturday morning around 10:00. I have a 7 day travelpass covering zones 1-4. The less transfers, the better. Time is not necessarily of the essence, as we cannot check into our hotel until 14:00. We are traveling from the US for a 10 day stay, so will have at least 1, if not 2 bags each.

      Thanks for your help!

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      London pass

      London Jul 4, 2016 at 5:20 AM

      How useful or value for money is 'The London Pass'?

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    • T3 passport control waiting time at 7pm on a mid-Oct Sunday

      Heathrow Yesterday

      I am holding non-EU passport and have another connection to T4 in 2:50hrs after landing at T3. Since I am on two different ticket despite they are BA/MH, 'given the change in oneworld rules, I don't think BA will grant me any exception to check through my luggage. I want to see if that time of the day is the quiet or peak hours at T3. There will be an A380 from Dubai 15 mins before my flight and another Garuda flight landing at similar time as mine. The good thing is once I am at T4, I have Fast Track access, so this could save a bit of hassle and time.

      My other option is to only take hand luggage, but this will be my last resort as I want buy some local wines in Spain.

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      Considering a first time stay in Paddington station area vs. Gloucester Road underground area

      London Jul 22, 2016 at 10:45 AM

      We have often stayed by Gloucester Road underground stop and this time considering Paddington as different area to visit and to use one of the Heathrow trains from Paddington station to LHR. We have a relatively early flight, 10:00 am departure from terminal 3 and thought this might be easier than a hotel directly at the airport the night before or a taxi from Gloucester Road underground area. We didn’t consider the Tube with the luggage and the travel time it would take. Gloucester area is nice, can that be said of Paddington station area too, considering the pubs, restaurants, sights, people, etc. All comments and suggestions are greatly appreciated. Also, thanks to all that answered my June posting.

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    • rock/gem shop

      Bourton on the Water Jun 26, 2015 at 6:45 AM

      Does anyone know the details of the rock/gem/crystal shop in Bourton? Name? Telephone number? Website?

      3 Answers Jul 1, 2015 at 3:34 AM
    • Public Transport

      Bourton on the Water Jan 31, 2015 at 6:32 AM

      Hi. Can anyone help? I'm thinking of visiting Bourton-On-The-Water for a day this spring. I have looked at trains but it takes too long to get there with multiple changes. Are there any coaches that leave from Coventry or the West Midlands and return the same day? Thanks in advance. Jo

      7 Answers Jan 31, 2015 at 12:58 PM
    • 3rd date ???

      Cheltenham Nov 12, 2014 at 1:57 AM

      hello there , I have a problem , the issue is that I have a date upcoming this Saturday evening and we want to do something fun other than the normal cinema, bowling scene , we are going for something to eat later in the evening but I need to fill the time beforehand , we are both in our mid-late 20's

      can someone suggest a few ideas in the Gloucestershire area

      2 Answers Nov 12, 2014 at 8:54 AM
    • bus transport

      Cheltenham Jun 18, 2014 at 12:47 PM

      How would i get from cheltenham by bus to RAF fairford
      thanks, howard

      2 Answers Jun 18, 2014 at 1:12 PM
    • Moreton-In-Marsh .... day out

      Moreton in the Marsh Jun 7, 2014 at 3:32 PM

      Hi Experts
      I am planning to go to Moreton-in-Marsh. No idea what is there in wait for me :) .... Can you please suggest some good country side for walk and good food

      2 Answers Jun 9, 2014 at 4:49 AM
    • how to arrive from Birmingham airport

      Chipping Campden May 18, 2014 at 5:03 AM

      Hi All,
      I will be arriving at the Birmingham airport and need to travel to Chipping Cambden (in fact Ebrington). I wont have a car. Any ideas of how I can do this?

      8 Answers May 19, 2014 at 4:37 AM
    • Cheltenham

      Cheltenham Jan 15, 2014 at 6:22 AM

      What's the best way to get from Bristol airport to Cheltenham

      4 Answers Jan 17, 2014 at 12:16 AM
    • Tous to neighboring Villages

      Moreton in the Marsh Sep 15, 2013 at 1:34 PM

      What tours can you take from Morten in Marsh to villages like Stratford Upon Avon and Stow on the Wold?

      4 Answers Sep 16, 2013 at 1:21 AM
    • key cutting

      Moreton in the Marsh Sep 12, 2013 at 3:32 AM

      is there a shop that does key cutting in moreton in marsh please?

      4 Answers Sep 12, 2013 at 8:56 AM
    • Bus to Heathrow

      Chipping Campden Jun 4, 2013 at 1:00 PM

      What is the closest place i would have go to from Chipping Campden ,to take bus directly to Heathrow airport.I have someone that will drive me by car but it has to be less than a half hour away.

      10 Answers Jun 5, 2013 at 11:58 AM
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      Trip To The Cotswolds - Where to Stay

      Gloucestershire Sep 16, 2012 at 11:58 PM

      Hi,
      Plan to be in the Cotswolds on the night of the 25th of October 2012. The objective is to see the countryside, wade in the rivers, see the architecture of the area, enjoy some good meals and generally while away some time.........
      The plan is to: -
      # Train to Oxford on the 25th Morning
      # Spend about 4 hours in Oxford. Rent a car there for a day and drive into the Cotswolds
      # Would like to see Bourton on the water, The Slaughters, Chipping Camden (And maybe even Bibury) (Wonder if thats too much for 1pm on 25th to 1pm on 26th )
      # Back to London in the shortest possible time (via oxford or otherwise)

      We are on a short holiday and we may never come back to this part of the world/UK again and hence the hunger to see as much as possible.....

      ## Is the above doable....
      ## Any views on which town we should put up in? Should i stay in one of these towns or in a place like Cheltenham (assumption here is that in October, night will fall very early and the small towns may have little or nothing to walk around/see/do post sun down)
      ## How long will it take us to drive from Cheltenham to Chipping Camden at about 9am on a weekday morning?

      Regards,
      Francis

      4 Answers Sep 17, 2012 at 11:47 AM
    • Is overnight parking a problem when staying for a week in September?

      Bourton on the Water Aug 21, 2011 at 5:48 PM

      We plan on staying in Burton on the Water in September for a week, and our accommodations don't provide parking. I've read several posts by people complaining about the difficulty and expense of parking. Will we be able to find free street parking while we are staying here? If not, what will our options be for paid parking that is convenient to the center of the village? We will need to park overnight, and also while we are in the village during the day. Are there any provisions made for visitors who are staying for an extended period, rather than just for the day? Since we will be staying a week, I don't want the cost or difficulty of parking to become a big problem.

      3 Answers Aug 22, 2011 at 2:00 AM
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      Cheap-ish accommodation for a group in the Cotswolds

      Gloucestershire Aug 9, 2010 at 3:51 AM

      Hi,
      I am trying to arrange a New Year retreat for my social club.
      Does anyone know of accommodation in the Cotswolds (or maybe you can suggest somewhere else) that would meet my requirements?

      We are looking for accommodation for probably about 6-10 people. We would like to keep the costs down as our club is for 18-30 year olds. We are looking at about £25 pppn. We will probably require a mixture of twin/triple/multiple and double accommodation. B&B or self catering is fine. Looking for about 3 nights - Friday 31st Dec to Mon 2nd Jan 2011.

      I would really appreciate any suggestion and I am struggling to find much accommodation in the Cotswolds at all.

      Many thanks,
      tekiegirl

      5 Answers Aug 9, 2010 at 8:34 AM
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      Broadway tower with buggy???

      Gloucestershire Aug 1, 2010 at 1:35 AM

      Is it possible to walk to Broadway Tower with a double buggy? Or too challenging??!!

      4 Answers Aug 2, 2010 at 1:03 AM
    • Bus Station Cheltenham

      Cheltenham Jul 28, 2010 at 6:44 AM

      How far is the bus station in Cheltenham from the train station.

      7 Answers Jul 29, 2010 at 1:01 AM
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      Markets during Easter?

      Gloucestershire Jan 17, 2010 at 6:20 AM

      We are going to the Costwolds during Easter and in the following link there are listed a few markets going on during the year, we were wondering if those take place during Easter.
      Thanks!!

      cotswold.gov.uk/nqcontent.cf...

      1 Answer Jan 17, 2010 at 6:37 AM
    • 5 nights in Cotswolds....Please help!

      Gloucestershire Aug 30, 2009 at 4:12 PM

      We will be staying in the Cotswolds for 5 nights at the end of October as part of our Honeymoon...We will be staying in either Chipping Campden or Stow on the Wold (will decide this week) with a car rental and we're looking for suggestions from those of you familiar with the area. It will be our first visit to the Cotswolds and we would like to see and do as much as we can in this period. Which towns/villages/sites would you guys recommend that we definitely travel to? Also, what are your favorite and least favorite Cotswold towns? We would also love some recommendations on specific pubs and restaurants in the region to frequent for drinks and dinner as well as some advice on known haunted locations to visit.... Essentially, any and all Cotswold advice is welcomed and appreciated!

      ***We are staying in Bath for the first 5 nights and plan on doing some daytrips out of there. We will probably see Glastonbury, Avebury, Lacock and Castle Combe out of Bath, so any other tips that you have will be helpful...

      Thanks!

      2 Answers Sep 2, 2009 at 1:36 PM
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      Valentines weekend in the Cotswolds

      Gloucestershire Feb 12, 2009 at 4:46 AM

      Hi guys,

      My boyfriend and I are going to the Cotswolds for the weekend. I've been there before and visited Bourton on the Water, Upper & Lower Slaughter and Castle Combe. I'd love to know of any recommendations for other pretty places to see. We're staying to Gloucester which we've never seen before, and would also like to know if Stroud and Cheltenham are worth having a nose around.

      Thanks in advance!

      6 Answers Oct 23, 2010 at 2:09 AM
    • Cheltenham Festival Accommodation

      Cheltenham Nov 12, 2008 at 8:28 AM

      Hi, looking for self catering accomodation for 4 guys during the Cheltenham Racing Festival 2009. Preferably near teh Queens Hotel!

      1 Answer Jul 5, 2013 at 8:06 AM
    • Cheltenham festival accomodation

      Gloucestershire Nov 12, 2008 at 8:25 AM

      Hi, looking for self catering accommodation (house/apartment) for 4 guys during the 2009 Cheltenham Racing Festival. Preferably near to the Queens Hotel!

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      House sitting in the Cotswolds

      Gloucestershire Sep 1, 2008 at 12:32 AM

      Have always loved visiting the Cotswolds and now that my husband and I are retired was wondering if there is a possibility of house sitting somewhere in that beautiful area. Was thinking around April to August as a possibility for a period of 3 to 6 weeks. Are there reputable websites in the UK for this sort of thing? We are from Australia so any info at all will be great. Would love to "live like a local" as part of a larger holiday.
      Thanks, Norah

      1 Answer Sep 1, 2008 at 9:25 AM
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      transportation in the cotswolds

      Gloucestershire Feb 26, 2008 at 2:17 PM

      Hi all,
      I will be visiting a cousin going to school at Oxford. I was wanting to take a few days and visit the cotswolds and the small villages... I will not have a car, but could get one?
      What does everybody recommend.. Can public transportation get you everywhere you need in the small villages...

      Are you stuck after 5 p.m. in some of the villages... Does anybody have a recommendation as to which town is a good basecamp to explore the other towns?

      I see that Gloucester and Cheltenham may be the bigger cities.. Can I get to the other towns from here? I would prefer not to drive..

      Thanks for the information

      6 Answers Feb 28, 2008 at 1:12 PM
    • Bed and Breakfast

      Tewkesbury Feb 16, 2008 at 6:46 AM

      Does anyone know of a nice B@B near Tewkesbury.I'm looking at Hillview Guest House. Thanks.

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      Getting to Gloucester and Oxford from London

      Gloucester Jan 23, 2008 at 8:37 PM

      Hi. I'll be arriving in London on 29 April 2007 but I'd also like to see Gloucester and Oxford. I have time from 2 May - 6 May before I have to be in London again to fly to Frankfurt on 7 May.

      Would really appreciate anyone's help in answering the following questions:

      (1) What is the cheapest way to get to and from Oxford and Gloucester; and how much do I have to pay?
      (2) How much time will I need to see Oxford and Gloucester?
      (3) Trains and buses, how much travelling time will they need?

      Thanks and regards,
      AV

      2 Answers Mar 13, 2008 at 11:14 PM
    • Indian restaurant around Cirencester?

      Cirencester Aug 28, 2007 at 7:10 AM

      Anyone recommend a good Indian restaurant around Cirencester for a mid-week meal for two couples who like good food and no gangs of drunken lads??

      1 Answer Aug 28, 2007 at 7:17 AM
    • car hire in london vs train to Cheltenham

      Cheltenham Oct 28, 2006 at 12:41 PM

      We are staying a few days in London then on to Cheltenham. My question is: Would it be easier to take the train from London and then hire a car in Cheltenham or rent a car in London and just drive to Cheltenham? Can you hire a car at the Cheltenham train station?

      2 Answers Jan 3, 2007 at 6:12 AM
    • Is there any cheapish accom near The Slaughters???

      Gloucestershire Aug 13, 2006 at 12:11 AM

      We have to attend a wedding in oct in Lower Slaughter and seeing as UK Pound vs Aussie dollar is kinda scary we are searching for the cheapest accom possible! Seems like I'd have buckleys doesnt it?!! but Iam ever the optomist!
      Bride suggested Stow-on-the Wold or Bourton as most convenient... opinions anyone???
      Thanks in advance!

      Emma

      6 Answers Aug 15, 2006 at 1:55 AM
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      Transportation from Gloucester to Cooper's Hill

      Gloucester Mar 17, 2006 at 8:30 PM

      Ok, so I want to go to the cheese rolling competition at Cooper's Hill. I have a coach ticket to Gloucester. How can I get from Gloucester to Cooper's Hill? Bus or rail or walking? How far is it? Also, is Cooper's Hill a town, or just the name of the hill the where the competition is held??

      Thanks for any info
      elaina

      1 Answer Mar 18, 2006 at 12:40 AM
    • I have a question for ya

      Cheltenham Jan 9, 2006 at 1:25 PM

      I am planning on visiting someone who resides in Cheltenham, England around March. I live in the United States and have never traveled before. I was wondering what I would need for the trip and any other possible information you have to offer. What will UK cumstoms be like? What to do about converting money? ...anything! Thanks in advance

      3 Answers Jan 9, 2006 at 11:26 PM
    • B&B to Rec in the area?

      Cirencester Oct 5, 2005 at 7:53 AM

      Beautiful B&B to rec in area or Gloucestershire?