Visiting Africa in Retirement: What To See & Do

africaPlaces To Visit in Africa

The countries within Africa are incredibly diverse and this makes Africa an ideal destination for a trip away.
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Wandering and Walks: Where To Explore Around Buckinghamshire

The History

Stowe Park, Buckinghamshire

Historic Buckinghamshire is one of the most scenic regions of Britain. In 1963 its beautiful landscape was home to one of the largest most recognised robberies in Britain- The Great Train Robbery. In the early hours of Thursday 8th April a gang of fifteen robbers attacked a Royal Mail train heading between Glasgow and London and successfully got away with over £2.6 million, the equivalent of £46 million today.

The robbers hid out at Leatherslade Farm a now famous location in Brill, Buckinghamshire, a quaint village that lies between Bicester and Aylesbury and is home to a brewery, pubs, and is also notable as the inspiration for The Shire in The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien.
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