Let's face it, Clevedon is indeed not all about a pier and Victorian buildings. Somerset is a county sometimes overlooked though it certainly repaid our visit with a bucket load of glorious vistas. Its name is derived from a ‘land of the summer people’. Somerset has heritage, myths and legends. Oh, did I mention the endless sunshine?… Continue reading The Coastal Walk – Clevedon
This would include a drive down an idyllic country lane to stay in a well kept 17th-century stone house, surrounded by a piece of England's most beautiful countryside. To wander down typical Yorkshire hill villages with its narrow cobblestone streets, old thatched roof houses and tea shops that will make you think you have stepped into a… Continue reading A Stay in THE LAKES DISTRICT anyone?
In my series "Interviews with Housesitters", I will be introducing you to various people who live life differently via slow travel and housesitting. Liesbet and I have been following each other for a while now, well, since I started getting involved with the Blogging Community. I have thoroughly enjoyed our interactions and have found Liesbet… Continue reading Housesitting in America – Liesbet & Mark
We left a small part of Sussex and friends, to drive through another county called Dorset to load up on the more visual wonderment of quaint homes, countryside and historical sites, not to mention the friendly locals. Then we find ourselves eventually back in Devon. Well, that wasn't planned. The reason. We stayed in a… Continue reading Time Out – on – The Jurassic Coast
"The compulsion to see what lies beyond that far ridge or that ocean —or this planet— is a defining part of human identity and success." While most people are content to find an oasis or perhaps another slice of paradise to escape their daily grind for a few weeks of the year. There are others, like… Continue reading Wired to Travel
The summer of 2016, saw us heading off to our first housesit for a month in Germany. To be more precise it was in a small community just out of Wiesbaden City Centre. We were excited about the opportunity to experience a small slice of German life would be an understatement. We felt very fortunate.… Continue reading Housesitting in Germany
What a glorious start to our summer in the UK. Sunny days and balmy nights. With a prediction by some to be the hottest summer since 2006, which so happened to be the first time we came over here as a couple! June also signified the start of another housesit in a new area of… Continue reading Housesitting by the Chichester Harbour