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Isle of Wight Day #3: Mermaids and Midget Gems

On day #3 of our Isle of Wight adventures, my mum suggested that we take a trip out to West Cowes and Gurnard on the northwest side of the island. When my grandmother was alive, she used to enjoy walking along the seaside promenade between these two towns, but aside from a few occasions watching… Continue reading Isle of Wight Day #3: Mermaids and Midget Gems

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Isle of Wight Day #2: Yaverland Beach and Barbecued Treats

Our second day on the Isle of Wight greeted us with warm sunshine and an unspoken promise of no spontaneous rainstorms. As the sun appeared to be there to stay (unlike day #1 of our Isle of Wight adventures), we headed up and over the hills and down to Yaverland Beach on the southeast side… Continue reading Isle of Wight Day #2: Yaverland Beach and Barbecued Treats

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Isle of Wight Day #1: Butterfly World and Dinner at The Folly Inn

Last week, I caught a ferry to the Isle of Wightย with my mum and my sister to visit my mum’s side of the family (yes, I’m half corkhead) and soak up a few of the many beautiful sights and attractions that the island has to offer. Over the years, we have made countless trips and… Continue reading Isle of Wight Day #1: Butterfly World and Dinner at The Folly Inn