Winkworth Arboretum – May Bank Holiday Bluebells

Hi, Any time off this week? Do you love bluebells in abundance? Then get yourself to The National Trust’s Winkworth Arboretum near Godalming asap. Monday to Saturday the 42 bus runs near to it from either Godalming or Guildford. Don’t walk from Godalming, Its uphill for 45 minutes and 30 minutes of that is dodging…

New content coming soon

Hi, I am amazed that people are still reading the blog, even though there has been no new content for six months. I aim to start up again soon, but from a day trip perspective at first. Have bus pass, will travel is my motto at the moment. If i can get some more money…

Nine UK Alternatives to Nine Europe or World ‘must-sees’ – Part 1

Hi, This post is an addition to a Skyscanner article I received as part of their excellent weekly newsletter. The article, as explained in the title has ‘9 European alternatives to the World’s travel must-sees’. In the opening paragraph is ‘ just remember that there might be an equally bucket list worthy alternative right on your doorstep’, I agree. I am expanding…

Newsflash August – Things To Do On August Bank Holiday Weekend

Hi, This information comes to you courtesy of the South-East England Tourist Board and it’s very informative website. It has an understandable bias towards children’s activities, aimed at parents desperate to silence the cries of ”I’m boooored’, no doubt. http://www.visitsoutheastengland.com/events/august-bank-holiday-weekend Not sure about viewing bluebells this time of year, we thought that was more a…