There was something different about Sheringham today. There was a steam train at Sheringham station, a few market stalls in […]
Archive for ‘Coastal walking’
Slow walking around the UK starting from Old Hunstanton, Norfolk, January 2017.
Saturday 19th August 2017, Holkham Gap to Wells-next-the-sea through the pine forest, on towards Stiffkey and back to Holkham on the beach
This was a short walk of 6 to 7 miles. The storm from the previous day had passed, and early […]
18th August 2017 Wells-next-the-sea, Norfolk, short walk to avoid storm, YHA to the beach and back
I arrived in Wells-next-the-sea on Friday afternoon, parking near the Youth Hostel and walking through the very quaint, narrow streets, […]
Back to Mersea Island, Essex 29/07/2017
I met up with friends in one of the car parks, a grassy field close to beach huts in the […]
Back to Norfolk, Old Hunstanton to Burnham Deepdale walk and Blakney boat trip to seals, June 30th 2017
My plan to walk around the UK hasn’t gone quite to plan and distracted by the promise of good walks […]
Sailing from the Shiant Isles to Loch Torridon, Knoydart peninsular walk, May 2017
We left the Shiant Isles in fog and rain. The basalt cliffs felt even more mysterious and eerie than they […]
North Uist to the Shiant Islands, to see puffins, May 2017 and to look for the imaginary blue men of the Minch
North Uist to the Shiant Islands, to see puffins, May 2017 and to look for the imaginary blue men of […]
South to North Uist by boat, 21st and 22nd of May 2017
Loch Eynort, South Uist had provided a welcome night’s shelter after the previous stormy night. The skipper had moored well […]
Mallaig Harbour to Soay by boat and on to South Uist, 20th and 21st of May 2017, my bucket list.
I love walking by the coast, walking on a beach and looking out to sea. I also like to be […]
A week’s sailing around the Hebrides. Journey to Mallaig and losing my cheese and pickle sandwich!
I’ve had a week’s break from coastal walking, by sailing around the Hebridean Islands. A friend advised me to travel […]