Last month the record for the South West Coast Path was obliterated – someone managed the whole 630-mile stretch between Minehead […]
Bridgnorth – the Budapest of Shropshire
Could the Shropshire town of Bridgnorth be the most underrated in the UK? You may not have heard much about […]
Essential sights and bites of Reykjavik
Sightseeing and sampling the local food scene are two of the joys of travel. Here are my picks of the best […]
Clifftop walk through Cornwall’s hotbed of mining
Walking the four mile stretch of the South West Coast Path between Perranporth and St. Agnes is a great way to […]
Essential Iceland: The Golden Circle
First-time visitors to Iceland keen to see some countryside could do far worse than join an organised Golden Circle tour.
Iceland’s Blue Lagoon – the best bathtub in the world
It gets nippy in Iceland, so when packing don’t forget hat and gloves. But the no. 1 essential? Swimming trunks.
The changeable weather of Iceland
The weather in Iceland is crazily changeable, as these photos of Reykjavik’s Sun Voyager sculpture (taken within two hours) show.
Iceland’s beer and bar scene
One of the most interesting things for me about visiting any new country is discovering its beers and bars. So […]
A flight on Hekla Aurora, Icelandair’s northern lights themed plane
I may not have seen the northern lights during my recent trip to Iceland, but my return flight on Icelandair’s northern […]
Padstow’s National Lobster Hatchery
Next time you eat lobster, there’s a decent chance it spent its formative years at the National Lobster Hatchery in the […]