Stag Cottage is a tiny, beautiful and historic Grade II Listed building hidden away in the ancient Pennine village of Heptonstall. It is situated in a small courtyard off the main village street, just a stone’s throw from the two village pubs. The Cottage is reputed to be the oldest in the village, dating from […]
A short walk up Gunnerside Gill in the Yorkshire Dales The pretty village of Gunnerside lies close to the northern edge of the Yorkshire Dales. This trail, heading up into the side valley of Gunnerside Gill, explores the area’s lead mining history, including how local people were involved in the poisonous processes, and looks at […]
One lazy Sunday morning we took a trip to Danes Dyke on Yorkshires east coast. The sun wasn’t shining but it was very lovely to see what seemed like autumn arriving. There was a easy woodland trail which led to the bay and gorgeous sea views. We saw dogs having fun on the beach and […]
A lovely and welcoming hostel on the Isle of Skye – any fans of Star Wars should stay here! Great local pubs of which we discovered a a gin bar. Our night was a great one indeed! They have a star dome and little hobbit houses to rent.