Just Visiting: Glastonbury Tor

I have very nostalgic feelings toward Glastonbury Tor and the town of Glastonbury. I lived there for nearly two years whilst I was growing up and frequently made the climb to the top of the Tor to enjoy the views on a nice day. Harriet is also very family with the Tor as she spent years of … Continue reading Just Visiting: Glastonbury Tor

Severn Beach to Bristol, Part 1

Time for some more urban walking. Follow me on a journey of two great rivers that showed me a different side to a city that I thought I knew well. This is not your typical 'scenic' walk in many ways but although it was different, it was always interesting. One Sunday morning not so long ago, Harriet said … Continue reading Severn Beach to Bristol, Part 1

Just Visiting: Worcester

Worcester is a city in the Midlands of England, roughly halfway between Gloucester and Birmingham. We have been here before when we walked the Worcester and Birmingham Canal to Droitwich Spa but this time decided just to spend the day in the city. It was a beautiful sunny day so we thought we would begin … Continue reading Just Visiting: Worcester

Just Visiting: Ludlow, Shropshire

Ludlow is a market town in England, close to the Welsh border. Historically it is extremely interesting as part of the town dates back to the 11th century. Overlooking the River Teme is a medieval castle, ruined but with much of it still accessible. There are roughly 500 listed buildings in Ludlow including many classic … Continue reading Just Visiting: Ludlow, Shropshire

Wye Valley: Tintern Circular

I am pleased to present the long awaited follow-up to our Symonds Yat Circular; our second ramble in the Wye Valley in which we completed a route devised by us which has become known since, and shall be known hereafter, as the Tintern Circular. On the evening of the 19th June 2016 I sat restlessly on our sofa wondering how I … Continue reading Wye Valley: Tintern Circular