27 The Terrace
Travel Blogs from St Ives
I spend my time between the vibrant, happening, cosmopolitan world of Chorlton Manchester and the utter opposite in quiet, yet exciting on a beautiful scale, Tregiffian is a small hamlet to the west of Penzance and above one of my favourite beaches in the world, the simple Gwenver or Gwyner Beach near ...
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8) Greek Islands (Lesbos, Crete and Rhodes)
11) Gaza and the West Bank
20) Czech Republic
Cornwall had a lot to live up to after the dreamy sandpits of Hertfordshire, but in its own way it excelled itself. Not being shy of a day of crying kids, we faced a six hour slog (publisher speak for car journey with children) into the countryside as the supermarket opening times and an incredibly long nappy change had prevented us from stocking up on supplies the night before. We had been informed that there was only one farm worth staying in and we were determined to make it.
... We jostled for position with hordes of German tourists, each vying for the best photograph of the white water over-whelming the pizzeria and the Cornish smock shop. This morning it's the village farmers' markets, but for many it's a day to clean up after the floods, mopping out the salty water, sea-weed and sand.
London seems remote here, somehow irrelevant to every-day life, and ...
... day, much to everyone's disbelief, but someone had to join in, or so I kept claiming! Katie and Christo were still going strong as quite a few people headed off in taxis they'd pre-ordered and that we not long after followed.
The feeling of happiness that I have for being able to join Katie and Christo on their special day is indescribable. Just like last night, it was amazing to be with so many of our big Fogelberg family in this part of the world.