Category: Travel

What to do at a weekend in Margate

Posted on: October 26, 2021

In the past, Margate was a hard-working port that formed one of the Cinque Ports with Dover, Hastings Hythe and Rye. This came to an end in the 1800s, and the seaport turned its attention to tourism. It took a lot of visitors from London dock and factory workers on a day away from work. It benefited from excellent railway links and is still a must-see sight on the Country‚Äôs South coast. Image credit Some…

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A walk along the Coast of Dorset

Posted on: December 16, 2020

One of the most influential authors in the UK was that of Thomas Hardy. He put so much of the counties of Wessex in print that the area usually has his name proceeding it! To see what he was writing about taking a walk along the Dorset coast is one of the best things that you can do. With the Sea of the English Channel to your left you’re sure to be extremely rewarded. Image…

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Things to Pack for a Winter Trip

Posted on: November 19, 2020

When planning a snowmobiling or cross-country skiing trip for the winter months, one of the most important things to consider is what you need to bring with you. This includes everything from the basics to the more luxurious ones as well as the various equipment that you will be using for your winter skiing trip. If you are unsure of what to bring, there are plenty of good ideas on the internet that will guide…

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The importance of good hiking socks

Posted on: August 25, 2020

If you’re a novice hiker just taking your first steps into the outdoor leisure world, one of the most important facts to understand is just how vital a good pair of hiking socks can be. Many an experienced rambler will have their own cautionary tale of blisters remembered with a pained expression for underestimating your socks’ importance. Arguably as important as the boots, in fact! Image Credit So what do you do need to consider…

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Uganda: The Essential Bucket List

Posted on: September 25, 2019

Uganda is steadily becoming one of the most popular tourist destinations of east Africa. From the snowy Rwenzori Mountains to the idyllic Lake Victoria, this country is diverse and utterly delightful. Here are the top five things to see and do on your trip. Image Credit Go on Safari No trip to east Africa would be complete without a safari trip, but Uganda’s Queen Elizabeth National Park is something special. While there, look out for…

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