Tag Archive: England

Nice brew in the great outdoors

Our first camping trip of the year was back around Easter time, when we travelled down to East Sussex to test out the new tent and the double sleeping bag, in somewhat frosty conditions… Continue reading

Beach walk and beautiful light

On our second day exploring the Kent coast we walked the beaches and bays from Margate to Broadstairs. It is easy to see why artists flock to this area for the light! I… Continue reading

The real beauty of Margate

I last posted about my weekend in the seaside town of Margate on the north Kent coast of England, and whilst Margate is enjoying a bit of a revival as a tourist destination… Continue reading

Oh I do like to be beside the seaside!

Last weekend I took a short road trip down to Kent to stay down in Margate, an old British seaside town on the Isle of Thanet. It might still be winter but the… Continue reading

It’s twenty fifteen!

Happy new year! It is 2015 and this post comes a little late as I have been visiting family and friends around England over the festive period. It’s time to reflect a little… Continue reading

Up the Shard!

So, I finally made it up The Shard in London at the end of this summer! And I loved it! The View from the Shard is at the top of Western Europe’s tallest… Continue reading

Views from atop Mam Tor, Peak District

We have just returned from another trip to the Peak District and we absolutely loved the Hope Valley area! Our hotel was in a small valley hidden between Win Hill and Lose Hill… Continue reading

Out and About around Liverpool, England

Liverpool, the European Capital of Culture 2008, is located in North West England close to Manchester and astride the Mersey Estuary. It was the infamous home to The Beatles and the Cavern Club, and… Continue reading

The view atop Lincoln Cathedral

A day of mixed weather in Bournemouth, England