The honesty box and a walk along Longhoughton beach, Northumberland, England.

Our 2018 started with a lovely stroll along what is considered an isolated beach on the Northumberland coast. Longhoughton beach provided fantastic views of Dustanburgh Castle to the North, many fields to the West, and far our East, well, there was plenty of sea which appeared mostly calm. Before we got into Longhoughton beach there […]

Bolam Lake in the eerie mist, Northumberland, England.

Today felt a bit eerie and maybe the Hurricane which we’re expecting helped to create such an effect on the weather today. The skies were almost dimmed uncontrollably and this mist appeared over the baron fields of Northumberland, creating a lost and unforgiven landscape in its wake. It was almost as if we were living […]

A walk, fish & chips and the oiled up Cormorant, Seaton Sluice, Northumberland, England.

This jaunt of ours was specifically to go somewhere near the coast and go for a walk, so when we both agreed to venture round Seaton Sluice to blow off some steam it felt like the perfect location to do just that! Seaton Sluice is literally a couple miles South of Blyth and only a […]

Simonside Hills – A walk amongst the Heather in the deceptive heat. Northumberland, England.

Simonside Hills was our go to choice for the day and it did not disappoint, as Monday was going to be the best and most reliable day for weather we thought we best take advantage of that. We drove up to Morpeth then decided to take the route into Mitford and beyond, passing hamlets on […]

Craster – Dunstanburgh Castle – Embleton Bay & back again…

It’s not every day the Sun comes out to dance with Northumberland, but when it does, it simply gives Northumberland the shine it deservedly needs after the Winter months. Therefore, my partner and I decided we’d visit Craster for some much needed peace and tranquility, and the idea succeeded and went beyond all expectations. The […]