Posted on 9th May, 2022

The Great outdoors, An Adventure by Your Doorstep

What’s great about little adventures is that they can include everything just outside your doorstep! There’s more than enough wonder and activities to fill everyone’s sense of curiosity. Take a look at a few located in South Buckinghamshire, around the Chiltern Hills.


Unsheathe your inner historian

Start this summer by visiting the Chiltern Open Air Museum, an outdoor location that welcomes adventurers in all shapes and sizes. From Vikings to Roman Gladiators, these reenactments will be sure to spark an interest in history, or for the more subtle activities, there is candlemaking and also farm animals to roam the museum with.


A different point of view

Let’s take it down a notch, and travel to the little place called Bekonscot Model Village.  

There are 7 miniature towns known to be the world’s oldest original model villages that opened in 1929, with the models decorated immaculately, it’s made for a great day out for everyone to let their imaginations travel. 


Did you know…?

Gerrards Cross officially became a town in 2016 with the parish council becoming a town council, but also Joan G. Robinson, an author and illustrator, lived in Gerrards Cross. Her best-known book was adapted into an award-winning animated film by Studio Ghibli (2015 Chicago International Children’s Film Festival) When Marnie Was There.


Let’s go for a walk

These magical trails will want to keep you walking. The beautiful National Trust – Cliveden has enchanting gardens for all seasons. Decorated with statues and florals, you and your family can also cruise along the River Thames as boating season is open, don’t forget to bring along your four-legged furry friends! 

In the midst of these exciting locations, sits a peaceful haven for adventurers to rest. The Bull Hotel can replenish hungry travellers with a savoury English breakfast and the most comfortable stay. Book now to start your summer chapter.  

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