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…

Thezan, France

Read this post for a short review of Thezan and the surrounding area.


Hastings is a great place to go for a short break.