10 Things to do near Mousehole (near Penzance), Cornwall.

It has been a while since I have done a top 10 post, so lets go again! From 10th down to the best (1st), here we go! 10. Visit a small historic site. Around the area of Mousehole, there are many nice yet small ancient sites from the Stone Age onwards. For an example, we…

Allendale Tar Barrels

Tar Barrels in Allendale (Special Happy New Year post) New Years Eve / New Years Day 2019/2020 At 22:00, you arrive in the town of Allendale in Northumberland. You walk into the town square, and you find out that there is a giant bonfire in it. When the time is near to midnight, some people…

‘Live’ silastravels

Apparently we can’t get back to the mainland from Lundy because there’s no water there. The M.S Oldenburg from Lundy Island is currently bobbing about in the lee of the mainland because there’s no water in Bideford (tides out). The boat will stay there for 2 hours. Before, the boat was sailing through the stormy…

Herm, Channel Islands

Herm, Channel Islands 15 August 2019 Herm is a lovely island in the Channel Islands, just off the coast of Guernsey. It has sandy beaches, which are great for swimming in the summer, and nice walks through and around the island. You have to get there by taking a boat/flying to Guernsey Airport and then…

Delft, Holland

Delft, The Netherlands Delft is a wonderful town in Holland. It is famous for its pottery painting, known as Delft Blue. They draw patterns or art on tiles and then they fire it. It also has an old church and a new church. We went up the tower in the new church and had a…

Top 5 things to do in the South of France

My top 5 things to do in the South of France. We stayed near to Narbonne (in Thezan) and this is my top 5 list of things to do with kids… 5. Eat french food The food that comes from Southern France is one of the best In the world. They have mule frites, crepes…