Day 1. Exploring the Surrey Hills

Along with 10 National Parks, England is home to 34 Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB).  The Surrey Hills is one of them with its hills stretching across a quarter of the county from the chalk North Downs running from Farnham in the west to Oxted in the East.  The region is approximately 35 miles …

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Day 2. Exploring Godalming, Surrey

We'd both slept like logs in our cosy room at The Percy Arms in Chilworth and after enjoying a delicious cooked breakfast sat in the bay window of the charming country inn we drove into nearby Godalming.  The small town benefits from several town centre car parks and we easily found a space in the Crown …

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Attractive houses in Shere, Surrey

Day 3. Exploring Guildford & Shere, Surrey

After another blissful night's sleep we tucked into hearty breakfasts downstairs in the Percy Arm's cosy restaurant.  As the inn has South African owners included on the menu are some interesting dishes.  My husband was tempted to sample the S.A. breakfast which comprised two fried eggs, bacon, Boerewors farmers sausage, polenta, chakalaka spicy bean relish …

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