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Tag: Oxford Canal


Kirtlington’s Charm 

I’ve already written about the places in Oxfordshire and the Cotswolds that we travelled to and from while staying in Kirtlington but have decided to summarise our ten-day holiday base into one blog post. As...

A Bimble in Banbury 

‘Ride a cock horse to Banbury Cross’, the words of the nursery rhyme sprang to mind when we decided to visit Banbury on the last day of our Cotswolds break. The market town certainly sounded...

A Day Out in Oxford 

I couldn’t resist straying from my original plan of blogging about our Cotswolds holiday in April, by writing, last week, of the profusion of bluebells encountered on a more recent walk in Cornwall. So back...

An Idyllic Setting 

It was a ‘taking it easy’ type of day, so we decided to have a look around Kirtlington where we are staying. The Oxford canal flows nearby, and being fascinated by the man-made waterways, it...