Windsor The Essential
Windsor is synonymous with its castle, home to English monarchs for over nine centuries. The Old Town flanks both sides of the castle. Its main street, Thames Street, is intersected by the road leading down from the castle, then continues as High Street and Sheet Street. Windsor's network of old cobbled streets, delimited by High Street, Castle Hill, Church Lane, Church Street and Albans Street, contains several fine half-timbered 16C-18C houses.
Eton was founded in 1440 by the young
A former hunting ground of Saxon kings