Plastic in Paradise

Although it feels like a lifetime ago now, I’m still looking back at our holiday to Barbados and the unforgettable experiences we had there. But there was one thing that cast a dark cloud over the trip… beach plastic.

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A week in Switzerland

Mountain peaks covered in snow, crystal blue lakes and lush greenery? It can only be Switzerland. Here are my recommendations if you find yourself in Brienz anytime soon…

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Why a surf lesson is always a good idea…

Standing in wetsuits in Newquay

It had been an entire year since I last surfed, back in Lanzarote, so on our recent trip to Cornwall, I decided I’d probably need a refresher. I booked a place on a lesson at Escape Surf School in Newquay for the day after we arrived. On the first day though, I decided to hire a board and go it alone…

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Holidays & Hidden Gems

There’s nothing worse than an overcrowded beach where you’re fighting for your own space of sand. But an idyllic village tucked away, or a quiet cove which only the locals know about, is a tiny bit of heaven…

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