Silver Coast: exploring Alcobaça for the first time

It’s a rare thing for Harri and I to go off sight-seeing together; however, with the UNESCO World Heritage site of the Mosteiro de Santa Maria de Alcobaça just a twenty-minute drive north we couldn’t resist finding out what all … Continued

Wales Coast Path – Ogmore circular

It’s hard to remember a time when the Welsh landscape looked more parched and this week’s circular route from Ogmore only served to remind us how many crops must have been lost this summer due to the lack of rain. … Continued

South Wales – Llangybi circular

It’s rare to wake up to a perfect walking day; however, there was no question that today – a warm and sunny Tuesday in the middle of May – was one of them. Better still, having worked hard all weekend, Harri had … Continued

The Heritage Coast: Bridgend to Llantwit Major

After skipping last week’s hike due to the abysmal weather, we were really looking forward to walking 16 miles along the Glamorgan Heritage Coast today. Thanks to the regional railway line, it’s easy to do a linear walk along this … Continued