Berry Pomeroy Castle – ‘The Most Haunted Castle in England’

Nestled in a small pocket of England lies an abandoned castle where several of the previous occupants refuse to give up residence. Berry Pomeroy Castle is hailed as ‘the most haunted castle in England’, a romantic ruin that takes you back to the 15th Century. A sight of hope, eventual disappointment and intrigue. A wee … Read moreBerry Pomeroy Castle – ‘The Most Haunted Castle in England’

Tavistock – The search for family roots across the world

Tavistock - the search for family roots across the other side of the world

Once upon an English Autumn day, my friend Nigel took me to Tavistock. Apparently, I have family from there so I wanted to see the place where I have a vague connection to while so far away from home. Tavistock sits on the edge of Dartmoor (perhaps why I felt such a draw to Dartmoor … Read moreTavistock – The search for family roots across the world

Watcombe Beach: bear hunt, swings, good ole fashioned cloud watching

Once upon a grey English day, we explored Watcombe Beach. Life is better in hiking boots Quick Stats Time There are a couple of ways to get to the beach, down the road which is very steep but much shorter. Or through the bush and depending on your detours will depend on the time taken. Difficulty … Read moreWatcombe Beach: bear hunt, swings, good ole fashioned cloud watching