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Published by Berkshire County Council in [Reading] .
Written in English


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ContributionsBerkshire (England). County Council.
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A visit to London isn’t complete without a Thames river cruise. Enjoy finding out more about the iconic sights, such as the London Eye, on The River Thames and other places of interest, thanks to an entertaining live our boats have a multilingual commentary system that’s available via smartphones in English, German, French, Spanish, Italian and Mandarin.   The Pleasures of a Cruise on the Thames. Posted on September 1, by ghlnewsletter. Guildhall Library’s London Collection includes several histories and guides covering pleasure trips on the Thames. These three gems from our collections offer a glimpse of a taste of the high life offered by “Eagle Steamers” which could be experienced. Cruising on the tidal Thames can be a most rewarding experience whether exploring the upper river or as the starting point to a cross channel passage. A safe trip requires a sound knowledge of the effects of the tidal stream, including the resultant currents and variable depths.   The Pleasures of a Cruise on the Thames: The Salter Family (Totally Thames Festival Blog Part 3) Posted on Septem by ghlnewsletter Those of you who enjoyed our look at the Eagle Steamers may be interested to know that Guildhall Library also holds 20th century guides and timetables for another company offering pleasure cruises on the Thames.

With years' experience & the largest fleet on the Thames, Hobbs of Henley offer boat hire & public/private cruising. Call We always have some great discount offers both on our family tickets and for large groups on our hop-on hop-off boat trips on the River Thames. You can also save money on your day out at a famous London attraction like the Tower of London with our Sightseeing Packages.   It’s particularly good on the upper reaches of the Thames before it gets to London, where medieval monasteries used to stand at every bend and pilgrims would . The River Thames is known the world over as the river passing London’s famous landmarks – the Houses of Parliament, the Tower of London, and the unique Tower Bridge.. A Thames cruise takes you close by some of England’s best attractions – Windsor Castle, Hampton Court Palace, Eton, Henley, and Legoland near passes historic towns, typical English villages, and riverside pubs.

The river rises near Cricklade in Wiltshire and runs for just over miles to enter the North Sea east of London; the navigable Thames from Lechlade to London is 94 miles so allow a week to cruise. The Upper Thames winds through watermeadows, below Oxford the banks are more heavily wooded, especially around Goring where the river cuts through.   Cruising guide to The River Thames and Connecting Waterways Ref: LIT PDF, MB, 27 pages This file may not be suitable for users of assistive technology. luxury boat hire in melbourne or do a private boat charter. Boat Charter or boat share. Celebrate a special occasion on our private luxury boats. On and Offshore book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. On and Offshore book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Cruising the Thames and the East Coast. Write a review. No matching reviews. new topic. Discuss This Book. There are no discussion topics on this book .