I have on many occasions referred to the South West Coastal Path – the longest coastal path in England and the now planned England Coast Path and I have suddenly realised that I have only ever once briefly mentioned the Wales Coast Path. So in Wales 2018 – Year of the Sea and with apologies…Details
Welcome to my blog and latest news where I hope to keep you up to date on photos trips, new images, offers and other items of interest around the British Isles landscape.
The wonderful and varied landscape of the Gower Peninsula was, in 1956, the first place in the UK to be designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and is one of only five within Wales, the others being Isle of Anglesey, Wye Valley, Llŷn Peninsula and the Clwydian Range and Dee Valley. There are…Details
Dorset has a varied landscape featuring broad elevated chalk downs, steep limestone ridges and low-lying clay valleys. Over half the county is designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and three-quarters of its coastline is a World Heritage Site that features notable landforms such as Lulworth Cove, the Isle of Portland, Chesil Beach and…Details
The Lake District is a mountainous region in North West England and is England’s largest National Park. It is also the second-largest in the British Isles. It was inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in early July 2017. It is now part of a special family of iconic places across the planet, like the…Details
Unfortunately, we always have to endure at least some part of a storm before we have the opportunity to see these beautiful multicoloured arcs of light in the sky. Rainbows occur when it’s both raining and the sun is shining simultaneously. To see radiant rainbows, you must stand with your back to the sun, otherwise,…Details
Following on from my Living on the Edge article in April as promised I have been searching through my archives to share some more images from around these wonderful islands. Last time I shared some images from the Outer Hebrides trip and now we are going to visit the Inner Hebrides and in particular the Isles of…Details