UK Travel

Discovering the Wilds of the Scottish Highlands, Exploring the Applecross Peninsula

Welcome to the first post in my Exploring Applecross series! The Applecross peninsula is in North West Scotland, only accessible by two roads, and inhabited by only a couple of hundred people. Despite this, it's one of the most unique and rugged landscapes I have travelled to, with a fascinating and deep routed history which… Continue reading Discovering the Wilds of the Scottish Highlands, Exploring the Applecross Peninsula

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A Winter’s Week in St Andrews: The Scottish Town That Will Capture Your Heart

Happy Sunday everyone, today's travel post is all about the incredible town of St Andrews, a perfect destination no matter the weather. My family and I spent a beautiful week staying here, a place we have all loved and have grown up adoring. If you appreciate beaches, harbours, and gorgeous sunsets, all set in a… Continue reading A Winter’s Week in St Andrews: The Scottish Town That Will Capture Your Heart

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My First Visit to Cornwall, Watergate Bay and Swimming in the Atlantic Ocean

Happy Sunday everyone, recently I was lucky enough to head down South to Cornwall for the first time, an area of the country and the British coastline that I've always wanted to explore. I went with fifteen of my friends who I went to school with, before we all headed back to university. We drove… Continue reading My First Visit to Cornwall, Watergate Bay and Swimming in the Atlantic Ocean

Worldwide Travel

The End of the Iceland Adventure: Basalt Column Beaches and The Blue Lagoon

Reynishverfi Basalt Columns and Beach These basalt columns set on the deep black sands were created when flows of lava cooled down and contracted to make these vertical structures, an incredible masterpiece of nature, almost looking like towering blocks of marble with the patterns that have been weathered into the rock. Our guide explained that ancient… Continue reading The End of the Iceland Adventure: Basalt Column Beaches and The Blue Lagoon

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The Iceland Adventure: Day Three, Sólheimajökull and Jökulsárlón Lagoon

Welcome to the third day of the Iceland Adventure! This day was filled with stunning glaciers, lagoons and icebergs... Sólheimajökull Glacier This day was spent on the South West coast of the island and began with a hike up Sólheimajökull, a rapidly melting glacier set on an out-wash plain. It is part of the Mýrdalsjökull… Continue reading The Iceland Adventure: Day Three, Sólheimajökull and Jökulsárlón Lagoon