Barnes village by the River Thames is famous for the The Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race as well as the The London Wetland Centre a bird sanctuary in the centre of a city. If you do not have time on your trip to explore the English Countryside, Barnes, with its village green and pond, ducks and old world pub give you a taste of England a short walk away!
Barnes has a variety of restaurants, and in less than 10 minutes walk, all tastes and budgets can be catered for. They range from an excellent pizzeria to gourmet restaurants highly rated in the Good Food Guide. For example newly opened is Rick Stein’s fish resturant is situated on the river.