Tag Archives: nature

The Best Bristol Walks: 26+ Walks in and Around Bristol

River Avon in Autumn

Are you looking for the best Bristol walks? Here’s a list of 26, some of which you can start in the city, and some that are a quick drive or bus ride away.  I’ve spent the last 10 months living back in Bristol, which means that I’ve been doing a lot of walking. Hiking is […]

20+ fun things to do in Somerset

Birds eye view of the road leading through Cheddar Gorge, Somerset, South West England

Are you looking for fun things to do in Somerset? This list has over 20 attractions for history buffs, nature lovers, families with kids and luxury travellers! With rolling countryside as far as the eye can see, compelling and fascinating market towns and ancient cities, family-friendly attractions and a beautiful coastline – there are so […]

10 Wonderful Day Trips from Exeter

Woolacombe Beach in North Devon

Are you looking for epic day trips from Exeter? There are lots of wonderful places to enjoy near the city. We’ve got over 12 listed below! With millennia of fascinating history, charming cobbled streets, and plenty of trendy bars and cosy restaurants, there’s plenty to do in Exeter. The second-largest city of Devon is an […]

Your Ideal North Devon Road Trip Itinerary

Croyde at sunset

North Devon is a really beautiful place. With clusters of villages nestled along a peaceful coastline, it’s somewhere where a more relaxed pace of living can be enjoyed, while taking in some of the most spectacular sights of the South West, of course! This guide will show you how to do a North Devon road […]

Exe Estuary Trail Guide

Aerial view of Ilfracombe in North Devon

If you are spending some time in Exeter or Exmouth, you’ve got to check out the Exe Estuary. Home to beautiful little villages, a castle, plenty of wildlife and beaches galore, there’s loads to see and do in this area.  You can either hike the 26 mile Exe Estuary trail, which involves a boat across […]

Exmouth to Otterton Circular Hike

You know that time during lockdown, when we could only leave our house for exercise and drinking in the park?  I was in Exmouth then, and while I definitely did do my share of drinking in the park, I also took some time to enjoy the nature around as well.  Because lockdown in Devon was much nicer […]

Valley of Rocks Walk: Know Before You Go

Beautiful view of the Valley of Rocks with stunning blue water and sky

There are plenty of spectacular attractions in Exmoor National Park, but the Valley of Rocks walk might be the best. Located a small distance from the village of Lynton, the Valley of Rocks is a spectacular natural phenomenon that is ideal for people wanting to see epic coastal views and adrenaline-seekers who want to summit […]

The Best Things to do in Lynton and Lynmouth

Lynmouth Beach in Exmoor National Park

Situated at the western edge of Exmoor national park, in Devon but very close to the border with Somerset, Lynton and Lynmouth are sister towns that are connected to each other by a funicular railway (the only of its kind in the UK, but we’ll get to that later in the post!).  Sometimes called “the […]

Beautiful Places to Visit in North Devon

Lundy Island off the coast of North Devon

There are so many beautiful places to visit in North Devon – let’s have a look at them! I recently spent a few days exploring north Devon, somewhere that I have visited in my younger years but haven’t been to for a long time since despite spending a lot of time in Exmouth and south […]

Mendip Hills Blackdown Hike

Are you looking for one of the easiest hikes from Bristol? The Mendip Hills Blackdown Hike is just that. The Mendips is a range of hills stretching from Weston-Super-Mare in the east to Frome in the west. It is famous for green countryside, charming little rural towns, lakes, and unique flora and fauna. Plus, it’s […]