Monthly Archives: June 2014

Danesfield House and the monks of Medmenham Abbey

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Tweet This snow-white hotel in the style of an Italian Renaissance Palace, surrounded by greenery and a topiary garden, is one of the postcards on the river Thames. Danesfield House is located on an ancient settlement, where artifacts from the …

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Marlow, town of kings and knights

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Tweet   Traveling through the River Thames valley, you should stop at the charming town of Marlow. In Old English, the town’s name means, “Land after the draining of a pond”. In 1085 the estate was mentioned in the Doomsday …

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