I want to introduce you to my local patch, the South West of England and South Wales. I love exploring the area and would like to share some of my favourite places.
I hope that you will join me in delving into the history of the area.
I will be sharing some of my favourite walks both in the town and the countryside.
A walker’s guide to the South West
Given the current situation, we are staying close to home. And I am certainly not encouraging people to travel. But I hope if I keep writing travel content this will help to keep you thinking about travel. And planning your next escapes for when it is safe to travel again. Please stay healthy and safe! Blog posts have NOT been updated to reflect the reality of travelling during this time of the Covid-19 Pandemic. Please make sure to consult government guidelines before planning any travel. The travel advice can change regularly!
Out and about
About 150,000 vehicles pass this huge mural in Bristol every day. It takes up the whole of the side of a house in Stapleton road and is overlooked by the Eastville roundabout of the M32. But who was DJ Derek and why did four of the leading local street artists come together to paint this … Continue reading “D.J. Derek mural Bristol #PPAC16”
Goats and a Walrus in the news
This simple sculpture represents three burnt matchsticks