• Food specialities in Britain

    31st May, 2019

    Britain is known for its amazing variety - all within our small island. This is no less true of its food than of its landscapes and dialects. Many of these foods are associated with specific regions of Britain, some have a unique history and others are eccentrically British.… 

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  • Islands that inspire

    30th April, 2019

    We include such a wonderful array of islands on our cycling, walking and touring trips that we thought we would share a selection with you. 13th Century split Marken was separated from North Holland by a storm 8 centuries ago and remained an island until a causeway was built… 

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  • Notes from Connemara

    20th March, 2019

    ‘There are no strangers here; only friends you haven’t met yet’ William Butler Yeats As we recently took a trip to Connemara we thought we would share some of our thoughts and highlights - Connemara is a region on the west coast of Ireland, with coastline that is part of The… 

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  • Travel Photography Tips Part 2

    12th February, 2019

    Here is the second installment of local Photographer Rachel Piper’s tips on taking great photos. Framing and Composition There are ‘rules’ when it comes to framing and composition, which I will explain, but I believe that rules are made to be broken! My personal view is that… 

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  • Travel Photography Tips

    8th January, 2019

    Part of the fun of visiting somewhere new is looking at the photos when you get home, so we have asked photographer Rachel Piper to share some of her tips in getting the best from your walking trip, cycling tour and touring holiday shots! Here is the first of her articles - An… 

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