A Weekend in: North Norfolk – exploring Britain’s Wild Beaches

A weekend with family exploring the wild coast of North Norfolk Continue reading A Weekend in: North Norfolk – exploring Britain’s Wild Beaches

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Lavender fields looking down to Cotswold farm house

A Weekend in: The Cotswolds – Lavender Fields Forever

Snowshill Lavender Farm sits atop a craggy hill above the beautiful honey-coloured Cotswold-stone village of Snowshill, close to Chipping Norton. The farm is open to the public every summer, until they harvest the lavender crop, usually around mid-July. Continue reading A Weekend in: The Cotswolds – Lavender Fields Forever

A Weekend in: Pembroke – On Puffin Patrol

“They are delicious, apparently… People from this part of the world would eat them all year round”.

So said our skipper, John, as we looked out from his tour boat at one of the biggest puffin colonies in the UK. It turned out that these colourful and much-loved birds were once the dinner table delicacies of bygone residents on the west Wales’s coast. Continue reading A Weekend in: Pembroke – On Puffin Patrol