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23/08/17 Today’s title sounds a little like it could be an Animal Ark book or something, but it’s rather apt. We had another slow morning, deciding to embrace the unusually good weather and travel down the coast to the most Westerly point of the UK at Ardnamurchan. Which brought us on an adventure down what felt like the longest road in the world, seemingly never-ending and almost as winding as a racetrack,… Read More

21/08/17 Today we travelled in the opposite direction to anywhere we’d yet visited, heading further West across the country. Our first stop was a gorgeous stretch of beach that was so silent, virtually abandoned. It was a bit of a trek down narrow, winding roads, but it was well worth it. Ardtoe Beach is unbelievably picturesque, and it’s especially great when the tide is pulling out, exposing long stretches of sand, shells… Read More

10/06/17 Yesterday saw us packing up our bags once again, and this time heading through the gorgeous countryside to the city of Split in Croatia. Along the way, we had a short stop at a small town called Trogir, to get the opportunity to see another part of Croatia. It’s a small place and there isn’t a lot to do, but it boasts a beautiful harbour and historical narrow streets, and is… Read More

08/06/17 Yesterday morning we got up bright and early to see a little bit more of the lakes, before having to board the bus once again in pursuit of our next destination, Zadar, a coastal city which is very Roman influenced. What’s more, the sun was actually finally out! The city itself is kind of small and underwhemling, but we used this as an opportunity to have some downtime on the beach…. Read More

The English coastline can boast some fantastic walks, and one of the many stand-outs in Yorkshire is the cliffs of Flamborough. You can enter this part of coastline from various points, and you can walk right from the North Landing to the Lighthouse at the head by following a single long track. Expect to see sheer white cliffs and a wealth of local wildlife, including a number of sea birds such as… Read More