Monthly Archives: December 2014

Shiplake, a place where a calming and idyllic atmosphere still exists

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Tweet   Traveling through the small ancient villages in the picturesque valley of the River Thames we visited the charming village of Shiplake, another village featured by Jerome K. Jerome in his novel “Three Men in a Boat“. The village …

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Some history of the village of Wargrave and the resident ghosts

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Tweet   In the novel by Jerome K. Jerome “Three Men in a Boat” there is a description of the village of Wargrave in the county of Berkshire. “Mellowed in the drowsy sunlight of a summer’s afternoon, Wargrave, nestling where …

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The “Old Bell” and the story of Harley village and Henley

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Tweet   The romantic scenery of the River Thames has always fascinated poets, travelers, nobles, and kings. More than a hundred years ago Jerome K. Jerome described his journey along the Thames in a novel called “Three Men in a …

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