Turtle Bay VIP Preview Evening

turtle Bay frontage Northampton

Caribbean food fans will be excited that Turtle Bay has opened a new restaurant in Northampton town centre.  A few weeks ago, a surprise email dropped into my inbox inviting me to a VIP preview for a new restaurant in Northampton town centre. “Turtle Bay are coming to Northampton and would love to invite you to […]

Continue Reading

Puffins and Skomer Island, Pembrokeshire

Last summer, we stayed in north Pembrokeshire near Fishguard, a beautiful area and we quite fell in love with it. The hills, grass pastures, the Preseli Mountains and beautiful coast walks on the Pembrokeshire Coast overlooking the blue/green sea. You stand a good chance of seeing porpoises, seals and dolphins while walking on the coast paths. We discovered last year that the best time to visit Skomer is in June and July when the puffins are breeding. So we put it in our diaries to visit during a gap in the GCSE exams this summer.

Continue Reading

Studland, Old Harry Rocks, Ballard Down

April 2016, We are beginning to explore Purbeck now the better weather has arrived.   We drop off one of our sons at a local South Coast university and duty done, we drive over to Studland via the wonderful Chain Ferry. On the drive down from the Midlands, we noticed that the further south we drove, […]

Continue Reading