Surfin’ UK – catching my first wave in Newquay

Surfing is not something I would have normally associated with Britain.  It seemed to naturally belong to hotter climes, like California, Hawaii and Australia.  I always imagined taking my first lesson in one of these places, which are more famed for their surf culture.  Certainly, squeezing into a wetsuit and making a mad dash for … More Surfin’ UK – catching my first wave in Newquay

Crystal Caves

I was warned, before entering the ice cave, that I would have to crouch. Being on the short side, I smiled at the idea, confident that the advice was aimed at the taller members of our group.  Armed an icepick, I felt appropriately adventurous, and excited to be ticking off another dream from my travel wish-list. … More Crystal Caves