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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

Guide: The Golden Circle Iceland

Guide: The Golden Circle Iceland

Exploring the Golden Circle Iceland Route The Golden Circle Iceland is a popular route in South Iceland. This course covers a 300 km loop from Reykjavik, to central Iceland and back. This route takes you to many of Iceland’s best known destinations. From Reykjavik, the three main stops include: (1) Thingvellir National Park, (2) the… Continue Reading

London

11 Best Views of London

11 Best Views of London

Discover the Best Views of London – Enjoy the Skyline Day & Night Are you looking to find the best views of London for your next day around the city? Or perhaps the perfect place to enjoy the London skyline at night? There are many places that allow you to get a bird’s-eye view of… Continue Reading

7 Marvelous Things to Do in London in Winter

7 Marvelous Things to Do in London in Winter

Things to Do in London in Winter Don’t let the cold weather stop you from enjoying everything London has to offer. There are plenty of things to do in London in winter! From parks, dining, art and history – you will never get bored in this famous capital. Grab your winter hat and try one… Continue Reading

9 Joyful Things to do in London on Christmas Day

Looking for things to do in London on Christmas Day 2017? If you are thinking about spending Christmas Day¬†2017 in London and considering how to spend your time, there are plenty of things to do. From guided walks, to museums and charitable causes – spending Christmas in the capital is a wonderful experience! This year,… Continue Reading

Walks

Borger Dalr Geology Walk in the Lake District

Borger Dalr Geology Walk in the Lake District

About the Borger Dalr Geology Walk in Cumbria We started the Borger Dalr Geology Walk at Borrowdale from Grange to Castle Crag. This walk offers beautiful views of the countryside and is an adventurous afternoon hike. The fell-walker and author Alfred Wainwright once described this area as, “the finest square mile in Lakeland.” This hike… Continue Reading

Walk Around Derwentwater Lake in Keswick

Walk Around Derwentwater Lake in Keswick

Walk Around Derwentwater Lake & Route One my favourite Lake District walks is this circular walk around Derwentwater Lake in Keswick. This lake is part of Borrowdale and is located directly south of the town of Keswick (see map here). We found plenty of families swimming in the water as well as couples enjoying the… Continue Reading

Ashridge Autumn Colours Walk in Hertfordshire

Ashridge Autumn Colours Walk in Hertfordshire

About the Ashridge Autumn Colours Walk We had the opportunity to hike the Ashridge Autumn Colours Walk in Hertfordshire. Despite the light rain and cool November temperatures, we really enjoyed the large trees, autumn colours and wildlife along the way. This 5.9 mile walk takes you through woodland, parkland, meadows and past the historic Ashridge… Continue Reading

Beaches

Camber Sands Beach Holiday Near Rye, UK

Camber Sands Beach Holiday Near Rye, UK

Visiting Camber Sands Camber Sands Beach is a place that we visit often, based at the town of Camber and very close to Rye (only a few miles away). This beach is known for its great sand dunes and popularity in the summer months for holidaymakers! I personally love the large expanses of beach here… Continue Reading