Do you love taking photos, but unsure of the best locations? Would you like to capture some wonderful photographs around Eton, and help in finding the most scenic places? Are you interested in quirky corners and unusual detail? Would you appreciate interesting titbits and stories from an area ambassador?
Local area expert Nicola Bell, will guide you on a walk around Eton – at your own pace – for 2 – 3 hours , helping you to capture striking and creative images of Eton, helping you make the most of your time in our pretty town.
A resident of Windsor and Eton for over 25 years, Nicola has expert local knowledge of the area; she runs her own photography business, Windsor & Eton Photo Art and regularly hosts group walking tours around Eton. She is part of the Information team at Eton Visitor Centre and manages and supplies the photographs for the official Visit Eton Instagram page @Visit_Eton.
During the 2020/21 lockdowns Nicola set up a Community Facebook Group, Eye Spy Windsor & Eton – in which she set daily photographic brain-teaser challenges to 2,000 group members – where players had to identify and locate mystery places around Windsor and Eton, using cryptic clues and mystery photographs. During this time, Nicola was featured in several local magazines and as a guest on BBC Radio Berkshire talking about her photography. https://www.windsoretonphotoart.co.uk/
Your walking tour will include photographic highlight, including:
- Antony Gormley ‘The Edge II” sculpture
- King Henry VI statue, School Yard
- The gothic towers and buttresses of Eton Chapel
- Best View of Windsor Castle across the river
- Architectural detail
There will be plenty of opportunity to rest, or take a seat during the walk, and refreshments can be purchased at any of the charming Eton cafes or shops along the way.
Your host can meet your hotel reception, or accommodation entrance – or suggests a meeting point on Windsor Bridge.
Please bring with you: Camera or smart phone, water or other drink if desired.
- Flexible route & duration
- Plenty of opportunity to rest during the walk
- Refreshments can be purchased at any of the charming Eton cafes along the way
- Host can meet you in your hotel reception – or a meeting point on Windsor Bridge.
- Just bring your camera or smart phone!
- Wear comfortable shoes
- Waterproof coat / umbrella if weather looks inclement
If you’d like advice on an itinerary for a Group Visit to Eton, or a team building event, please contact the Eton Information Centre, and we’ll work up a schedule for you, tailored to your budget and timings.