Easy Epping Forest Walks: The Best Autumn Hikes in London (+ Any Other Time of Year!)

autumn leaves seen on one of the epping forest walks

Epping Forest walks provide an opportunity to view nature at its best without leaving Greater London. Autumn is my favourite season. It brings respite from the often stifling summer heat, with cool and pleasant evenings but the whispered promise of further balmy days. Although the birds begin to depart for warmer climates, plants and trees […]

The Joy of Crabbing (+ 7 Other Reasons to Visit Walberswick, Suffolk)

seagulls on breakwater in southwold harbour which is one of the best reasons to visit walberswick suffolk

Discover why crabbing is just one of the many reasons to visit Walberswick, Suffolk. Sunday morning at the Kissing Bridge in  Walberswick and the crabbers were hard at work. Young and old dangled weighted lines bearing bacon, crouching expectantly with their nets, waiting to scoop these scuttling crustaceans into plastic buckets half-filled with seawater. However, […]

19 Awesome Places to Travel Alone in Africa: Solo Travel Made Easy!

Be inspired to plan your next solo trip with this list of the best places to travel alone in Africa   I’m going to level with you. I have only been to Africa once. The place was Morocco and the images, sounds, tastes and smells are seared in my memory to this day. The vibrant […]