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Wimpole Hall
The Wimpole Estate and the…

So, things aren’t quite going as planned this year, are they? I had every intention of visiting one NT property per month by public transport…

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Nymans house
Nymans

Nymans, in West Sussex, is an extensive garden that surrounds the partially ruined former home of the Messel family. It can be reached by bus…

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The George Inn
The George Inn

The George Inn on Borough High Street is London's only remaining half-galleried pub and is owned by the National Trust. It's long been on my…

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National Trust Life Membership

So, life membership of the National Trust isn't cheap (at the time of writing individual membership is £1730), but it has its advantages. Individual life…

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Shaw’s Corner – The Tour

As mentioned in my post about getting to Shaw's Corner, I had noticed on the NT app that tours of the house were being offered.…

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Shaw’s Corner – Getting There

There’s only one National Trust property that’s anywhere near me in central Hertfordshire, and that’s Shaw’s Corner, the country home of playwright George Bernard Shaw.…

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Two Together Railcard

While the title of this blog is National Trust by Bus, in many cases, the bus is just one element of my journey – for…

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Leigh Woods

The day after our visit to Tyntesfield, as we were in Bristol, we wanted to visit the Clifton Suspension Bridge (Mr NTbB is an engineer…

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Tyntesfield

For my first adventure, we (Mr NTbB and I) started with a fairly simple journey. We’d already arranged a weekend in Bristol, travelling down there…

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About Me

I’m Vicky, I live in Hertfordshire and, having been a National Trust member for most of my life, when my Nan died, I knew that…

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