The comeback Canary

“Europe’s newest peak is still smouldering. Clouds of white steam curl across ebony slopes, melting up into clouds that gather above a currently nameless mountain.” In September 2021 the island of La Palma started spewing fire. The youngest Canary Island – a mere spring chicken at only 1.8 million years …

Weekend away: Lyme Regis

“Dive into seafood suppers, crisp coastal walks and wildlife spotting in Dorset” When I was a child pretty much all of our family holidays were to England’s south coast, and Dorset was a firm favourite. I remember heading to Lyme Regis one year when I was about eight – but …

25 autumn breaks in the UK

“From woodland walks to coastal hotels and family adventures” I’ve always thought that autumn is the best time to travel around the UK, getting cosy by the fire in rural pubs, stomping through the leaves in forests shaded russet and gold, and wandering quiet city streets devoid of their summer …