It’s a dangerous business, going out your door. You step onto the road, and, if you don’t keep your feet, there’s no telling where you might get swept off to. J.R.R. Tolkien
These are my writings and photos from my travels out and about around the United Kingdom and beyond.
For such a small place there is an awful lot to do! These are our adventures in Gibraltar and a small selection of the sights to see, as well as a list for our next visit!
Andalucia is a beautiful region in the far South of Spain with some of the best beaches and rolling hills on offer. We travelled around Andalucia along the Costa de la Luz to the Costa del Sol.
Chefchaouen, or Chaouen, is a city in the Rif Mountains of northwest Morocco. It’s known for the striking, blue-washed buildings of its old town.
Whilst on Holiday in Germany, I found that I had inadvertently followed the footsteps of my Great Grandfather nearly 100 years previously.
The very name conjures up an image of a land of imposing ice formations, shining glaciers and arctic temperatures. Sparkling fjords, dramatic volcanic peaks, sheer sea cliffs, sweeping golden beaches and crunchy lava flows make up this amazing land of fire and ice.
Chatelherault Country Park is a country park in Hamilton, South Lanarkshire, Scotland. The name comes from the French town of Châtellerault, which the nearby town of Hamilton is twinned with.
A visit to the Red Kite Centre at Gigrin Farm which is located in the heart of Mid Wales, overlooking both the Wye and Elan Valleys, and just half a mile from the market town of Rhayader.
The National Trust are currently undergoing a major conservation project to replace the leaking roof on the 17th-century mansion house at Dyrham Park.
I was out in Glasgow for a meeting and had the rest of the day free so I brought my camera with me and went exploring Glasgow City Centre.
Climbing up Grey Mares Tail near Moffat in the snow and ice, with a completely frozen over Loch Skeen at the top!