The idyllic corner of Britain that’s been luring visitors for 250 years

The idyllic corner of Britain that’s been luring visitors for 250 years

Sarah Baxter meanders through the valley that inspired Britain’s first tour guide 250 years ago The window-cleaner paused mid-squeegee. I’d disturbed him on the lofty terrace of Ross-on-Wye’s Royal Hotel, and now we were both looking west to the river’s handsome horseshoe bend. He smiled: “This is one of the best places I do my job.”  […]