OVER THE BRIDGE TO WALES | BIRD WATCHING WALK AT NEWPORT WETLANDS

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Earlier this year I had the pleasure of celebrating St David’s Day in Wales. I joined the Over the Bridge to Wales project for a rather lovely couple of days out in the Newport area, first with this walk from Newport to … Continued

HIKING THE COTSWOLDS | A SHORT WALK THROUGH QUEEN’S WOOD AND OVER CLEEVE HILL

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I think it’s fair to say that one thing we all have in common during this lock down period is the fact that we’ve spent some time exploring our local area a little bit more than we might have otherwise.  … Continued

OVER THE BRIDGE TO WALES | FOURTEEN LOCKS TO ROMAN CAERLEON

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Back at the very beginning of March (before we found ourselves in the midst of a global pandemic and all the restrictions that resulted in), I celebrated St David’s Day with a couple of days exploring South East Wales. Now … Continued

SEA VIEWS IN TENERIFE | FROM FISHING VILLAGES TO TOURIST MECCAS

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With warm winter temperatures in the region of 20-25 degrees, and a permanently dry temperate in the South of the small island, it is no wonder that easy-to-get-to Tenerife is a popular destination with Brits and other Europeans for a … Continued

CURRENTLY LOVING | FEBRUARY 2020

January and February has seen a good few new things come into my life, and so I seem to have landed on a once-a-month feature at least for now. My currently loving feature here on Splodz Blogz is my excuse … Continued

CHELTENHAM FROM UP HIGH | LIGHT UP CHELTENHAM OBSERVATION WHEEL

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Finding different ways and places to spend One Hour Outside in the winter months is not always easy. While there might be hundreds and hundreds of activities that can be enjoyed when the weather is wonderful, finding short but interesting … Continued

THE WEEKLY BLOG EPISODE 05 | A WEEK IN TENERIFE

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I am very fortunate to be writing this week’s weekly blog on my last morning in Tenerife. It’s Saturday morning and we fly home later this afternoon, and I don’t mind saying that I’d be happy to stay here at … Continued