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Must Visit in Cornwall in 2017

I’m sad to say that I haven’t travelled abroad much. I’ve never had enough money, but it hasn’t dampened my appetite to explore. Instead, as I grew up, holidays involved tents and barbecued-everything somewhere along the south coast, and day trips to the beach and long walks in the countryside were the highlight of my… Continue reading Must Visit in Cornwall in 2017

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Book Review: The Hundred Year Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared

Author: Jonas Jonasson I’ve just finished reading The Hundred Year Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared. The title is a mouthful and the reason I wanted to grab it from the bookshelf. It’s written by Jonas Jonasson and based in Sweden, and you may recognise the book’s title because it’s been made… Continue reading Book Review: The Hundred Year Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared

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Good, independent coffee in Plymouth – REVIEW

I love a good coffee, and it seems that I no longer have to resort to one of the bland, standard chains which populate Plymouth’s city centre.  You might have spotted the new, more unique coffee shops which have sprung open in the past year, with unusual décor, cheerful staff and healthy food. We’ve always… Continue reading Good, independent coffee in Plymouth – REVIEW

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Celebrating New Year in Kingsand & Cawsand

There was no better way to celebrate my first new year living in Cornwall, than sitting on a beach wearing a cowboy hat watching the fireworks. The people of Kingsand and Cawsand, two little villages about a half hour walk from us on the Rame Peninsula (5 mins in the car), come out onto the… Continue reading Celebrating New Year in Kingsand & Cawsand