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A little miniature Bourton

Advantages: Worth a quick visit
Disadvantages: Access issues; not a lot to see

Back in the summer I found myself on a not very summery day in the charming Cotswold’s town of Bourton-on-the-Water. One of its main visitor attractions is The Model Village, a one-ninth scale replica of the heart of the town as it was in the 1930s. As ...

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Boring Bourton saved by some exhibition model making

Advantages: Cheap, some excellent bonsai trees, fantastic exhibition sideshow
Disadvantages: Model village a little rundown and uninspiring, quick to get around

...There’s something oddly enjoyable about a good model village, whether it be the attention to detail, the obvious skill and painstaking craftsmanship that goes in to making accurate representations of real life villages or the fact that for a little while ...

Mildew82 19.08.2012 · Read full review
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An Alice in Wonderland Adventure!

Advantages: Enjoyable trip, great for children.
Disadvantages: Can only get one pushchair at a time down the pathways

Having grown up in the Cotswolds my parents would take my brother and I out to see many of the surrounding attractions. The model village in Bourton-on-the-Water is just one of many in the surrounding picturesque area of the Cotswolds. Recently I had the ...

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Fit for a King

Advantages: Plenty to do. Cute penguins
Disadvantages: Not good for those who don't like birds

Birdland Park and Gardens is in Bourton-on-the-Water, which I have been to many times. It is my favourite place in the Cotswolds and I practically go there every year. Yet I've never been to Birdland to my memory. I say this as I was informed that I had b ...

salem_witch 08.09.2006 · Read full review
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Beautiful Birdland

Advantages: Birds all look happy and healthy, nice enclosures, good value for money
Disadvantages: Not enough for a full day out

For Christmas, my boyfriend bought me and weekend away in the Cotswold for me, my boyfriend and our two dogs. We actually stayed there last weekend, which was the last weekend in March. While we were there, we visited various attractions, one of them be ...

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