Dartmouth Castle is often hailed as one of the most beautifully located fortresses. It isn’t hard to see why the castle holds this honour. With stunning views out to sea, across the river mouth to the tree-laden hills and back down the river towards the picturesque town with stone buildings nestled in every nook and cranny … Read moreDartmouth Castle – experience 600 years of military history
Once upon an English Autumn day, my friend Nigel took me to Tavistock. Apparently, I have family from there so I wanted to see the place where I have a vague connection to while so far away from home. Tavistock sits on the edge of Dartmoor (perhaps why I felt such a draw to Dartmoor … Read moreTavistock – The search for family roots across the world
Once upon a grey English day, we explored Watcombe Beach. Life is better in hiking boots Quick Stats Time There are a couple of ways to get to the beach, down the road which is very steep but much shorter. Or through the bush and depending on your detours will depend on the time taken. Difficulty … Read moreWatcombe Beach: bear hunt, swings, good ole fashioned cloud watching
Once upon a Friday, it was a beautiful sunny day and we decided to swing by Stonehenge (click here to find out more about prices, times and information) on a road trip across the country. Apparently, half the population had the same idea to go along and see Stonehenge as well. The stones are awe-inspiring … Read moreIs Stonehenge worth the hype?