Having reached a crossroads in my life I am choosing to step off the treadmill that is my busy life and take time out to travel. On October 5th 2017 I set off with my Springer Poppy in our motorhome (subsequently swapped for a caravan) ‘freedombird’ initially to explore the remote beauty of the UK […]Read More A life less complicated
What can I say, our last full day in Cornwall for a while and it has rained all day! For a time this afternoon it reduced to a mizzle so we took a quick last trip to Bude beach. There were a few other hardy soles out and about (all with dogs!) and clearly a […]Read More Well the heavens wept all day…….
After a wet night and cloudy start to the day – things gradually improved and so we set out as planned to visit Bodmin Moor and walk up Brown Willy which at 1378 feet is the highest point in Cornwall. Unfortunately Poppydog had to remain on a lead (this time I did see the signs!) […]Read More Sitting on top of Cornwall…..
Very grey day today, but dry and not so cold. We head for the tiny little hamlet of Morwenstow- why? Because we have read up about the rather eccentric Reverend Hawker who ran the parish of Morwenstow from 1834-75. His most prominent claims to fame are: To bury in the churchyard the casualties of many […]Read More Morwenstow- what an experience……