Climbing Steps to the Ruins of Tintagel Castle, Cornwall

Picturesque panoramas of the Celtic sea make the climb to the English Heritage’s Tintagel Castle totally worth the effort. On our recent holiday, we were astounded by the beauty of Tintagel bay, located on the North coast of Cornwall. The area has strong connections with folklore, with Tintagel being featured in literary works as the…

Explorer Night Run trail at Lyme Park, Cheshire

The day had arrived that I had been dreading from the moment I signed us up to the National Trust’s Night Run at Lyme Park, Cheshire. As someone who detests the cold, who has a natural aversion to outdoor pursuits, I knew that running around in the dark on a winter’s night was probably not…