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 ...
23) Dominican Republic
26) Northern Ireland.
It's now 26! That's 9 new countries in 11 months. I've been to 12 countries during 2012! That's quite impressive I think.
It means only 4 to go next year.
I am currently planning the Netherlands for the week before my 30th...I am loving this challenge.
... were there by Daddy who couldn't help but fall out when Harry and Joey got in with him at 5 am. How he laughed!!
Days in Cornwall should be as chilled as they come, but my endless restlessness (I have a "do nothing" tolerance of just two seconds thanks to four years of action packed childrearing) resulted in me getting up for sunrise at 5.30am, running to hand Oscar over to Nick so he could get him breakfast (and anyone else in the house - I became the "bed lady") and then finding ...
We are living in a Dylan Thomas fantasy setting of tiny villages running down to the sea, where waves crash wildly against granite walls a thousand years old, and ragged island out-crops are adorned with light-houses, tiny chapels, or ancient castles. The last Cornish speaker died in 1777, but her language lingers in the Cornish dialect and accent, which can be heard in any shop, or outside ...
... we were ready to leave. We drove to Constantine with the aid of our GPS and managed not to get lost! As we walked towards the St Constantine Parish Church, the buoyant mood of everyone there was palpable as we all basked in the sun before walking inside and taking our seats. A very happy looking groom was hanging about and only a little after 2pm did Katie arrive, looking like a picture-perfect princess.
The ceremony was beautiful; Ash gave a reading ...