William Morris allegedly described Bibury as “the most beautiful village in England.”
That’s quite the statement, Mr. Morris.
While living abroad in London, I took day trips to Glastonbury, Stonehenge, Avebury, and Stratford-upon-Avon, all of which I recommend. And yet, I didn’t travel to the tiny English village in the Cotswolds. An endorsement as indulgent as “the most beautiful village in England” left me quite skeptical, and almost in protest, I crossed my arms and traveled everywhere else. Finally, with one weekend left to spare before returning home, I realized that I simply couldn’t stop mulling over this mysterious village. Continue reading