9 Best Walks in London

9 Best Walks in London

Find the Best Walks in London Discover the best walks in London, get some exercise and learn more about this city’s ancient past. London is easily explored by foot and walking is a great way to experience the sights. Find historic buildings, waterways, woodland and more. Walks around the city also offer you a great… Continue Reading

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Flam Railway: Norway’s Most Beautiful Train Ride

Flam Railway: Norway’s Most Beautiful Train Ride

The Flam Railway in Norway We had the opportunity to take a ride on the Flam Railway in the springtime. The Flam Line is a 20.2 kilometer long railway journey that runs between Mydral and Flam in Aurland, Norway. It runs through the beautiful valley of Flamsdalen. This railway is famous for offering panoramic views… Continue Reading

Briksdal Glacier in Norway

Briksdal Glacier in Norway

Visiting Briksdal Glacier in Norway We visited Briksdal Glacier (also known as Briksdalsbreen Glacier) in late spring. This glacier is easily accesible from Stryn, located in the traditional district of Nordfjord. It is one of the most accessible parts of the Jostedal Glacier, the largest glacier in continental Europe. The glacier ends in a small… Continue Reading

Porthmeor Beach in St Ives Review

Porthmeor Beach in St Ives Review

Porthmeor Beach Review We recently visited this award-winning sandy beach in the springtime. Although we didn’t go in the water, we still enjoyed walking along the stretch of golden sand, views from neighbouring cliff-tops and closeness to St Ives town centre. The colours on this beach are spectacular – with bright blues of the water,… Continue Reading

5 Wonderful Things to do in St Ives Cornwall

5 Wonderful Things to do in St Ives Cornwall

Find Things to do in St Ives Cornwall If you are thinking about visiting Cornwall, there are plenty of wonderful things to do in St Ives and something for everyone. St. Ives is a beautiful seaside town with plenty of fresh air, outdoor activities and delicious seafood. The cliff-top views, picturesque beaches and charm of… Continue Reading

Top 10 Best Pubs in Chelsea London

Top 10 Best Pubs in Chelsea London

Find the Best Pubs in Chelsea London From trendy gastropubs to leafy beer gardens, Chelsea has some of the best pubs in London. Whether you want to enjoy some wine with friends or have a warming Sunday lunch, there are plenty of pubs to visit. See my list of the best pubs in Chelsea London… Continue Reading

27 Beautiful Country Walks Near London

27 Beautiful Country Walks Near London

Find the Best Country Walks Near London One of the best ways to escape the city is by going on country walks near London on the weekend. London is a busy place and I often find myself in need of a quick escape from all the bustle. A peaceful walk is the perfect cure to… Continue Reading

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27 Beautiful Country Walks Near London

27 Beautiful Country Walks Near London

Find the Best Country Walks Near London One of the best ways to escape the city is by going on country walks near London on the weekend. London is a busy place and I often find myself in need of a quick escape from all the bustle. A peaceful walk is the perfect cure to… Continue Reading

10 Best Places to Eat in Shoreditch London

10 Best Places to Eat in Shoreditch London

Find the Best Places to Eat in Shoreditch London If you are looking for the best places to eat in Shoreditch, you’ll be spoiled for choice. From curries, traditional fish and chips, fresh vegetarian dishes, swanky restaurants to casual brunch – Shoreditch is home to some of the best restaurants in London. You may want… Continue Reading

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27 Beautiful Country Walks Near London

27 Beautiful Country Walks Near London

Find the Best Country Walks Near London One of the best ways to escape the city is by going on country walks near London on the weekend. London is a busy place and I often find myself in need of a quick escape from all the bustle. A peaceful walk is the perfect cure to… Continue Reading

The Monk and the Merchant Walk on the Isle of Wight

The Monk and the Merchant Walk on the Isle of Wight

About The Monk and the Merchant Walk The Monk and the Merchant Walk begins on the southern coast of the Isle of Wight. This is a beautiful walk with lots of history and breathtaking panoramic views. We started this walk at the Blackgang viewpoint car park. You can find a map for the start of… Continue Reading

Dunstable Downs Walk at Chilterns Gateway Centre

Dunstable Downs Walk at Chilterns Gateway Centre

About the Dunstable Downs Walk The Dunstable Downs Walk is a beautiful hike starting at the Chilterns Gateway Centre. This is a 4.5 mile (7.2 km) walk that should take you about 2 hours and 30 minutes to complete. This walk begins at the visitor centre on the downs and then follows a path that… Continue Reading

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Plage de l’Aiguille, Théoule-sur-Mer Beach

Plage de l’Aiguille, Théoule-sur-Mer Beach

Visiting Plage de l’Aiguille The beach at the Plage de l’Aiguille is located on the Pointe de l’Aiguille (see map). This is part of the Parc de l’Aiguille, a nature park that also forms the backdrop of the beach with steep red cliffs. The sandy beach is particularly wide with an interesting rock formation at… Continue Reading

Emerald Isle, NC Beach Holiday

Emerald Isle, NC Beach Holiday

Emerald Isle NC – One of My Favourite Places Emerald Isle in North Carolina holds a special place in my heart since I have been coming here since a very young age. My memories are filled with warm summer days, beach BBQs and collecting shells hidden in the sand. Emerald Isle has large wide beaches… Continue Reading

Compton Bay Beach Isle of Wight UK

Compton Bay Beach Isle of Wight UK

Visiting Compton Bay Beach on the Isle of Wight Compton Beach is a bay on the south-west part of the Isle of Wight (see map). We often come here throughout the year for walks along the beach or along the high cliff. This beach offers 2 miles of golden sands, sandstone and chalk cliffs in… Continue Reading