North Marston is 8 miles north of Aylesbury, about 15 minutes drive from Aylesbury Vale Parkway railway station from where trains take an hour into London Marylebone station. Leighton Buzzard, a 20 minute drive, has fast trains into London Euston (35 minutes).
The picturesque market town of Winslow is 4 miles north of North Marston. Winslow has a Farmer’s Market on the first Sunday of each month, and a variety of interesting and unique shops, an Indian restaurant, take-aways and other pubs, restaurants and coffee shops.
Buckingham is 6 miles further north, with a sports centre and swimming pool. Aylesbury offers a swimming pool complex, Waterside theatre and Odeon cinema.
National Trust properties in the area include Stowe Landscape Gardens, Waddesdon Manor, Claydon House, Wendover woods, Ascott House, Coombe Hill, Ashridge Estate
Buckinghamshire Railway Centre - 5 miles
Warner Brothers Harry Potter World, Watford - 30 miles
Whipsnade Zoo – 20 miles
Woburn Safari Park / Woburn Abbey - 21 miles
Bletchley Park – 13 miles
Willen Lake 17 miles
Silverstone 16 miles
Bicester village – 17 miles
Santa Pod Raceway – 35 miles
Oxford – 30 miles
Blenheim Palace – 30 miles
Milton Keynes’ Xscape (shopping, ski slope, cinema, ten-pin bowling, climbing walls, restaurants) – 16 miles