Clearing Out the Cobwebs At Malham Cove

An hour and a half's drive from Manchester led us to Malham, a small village with a huge rock cove and beautiful views. Stocking up on Kendal Mint Cake and Snickers, we set off on the 8km round trip from the village to Malham Cove, stopping at Janet's Foss and Gordale Scar on the way. … Continue reading Clearing Out the Cobwebs At Malham Cove

Sculpture Trails and Tall Trees: Renewal

One of the things I love most about travelling is the opportunity to get outdoors and experience nature. Sometimes a walk amongst the trees or by water is all that's needed to reset, recharge and re-energise the mind. On the way back from a weekend away for a friend's wedding, we found ourselves passing Beacon … Continue reading Sculpture Trails and Tall Trees: Renewal

When the place you discover by accident becomes one of the most beautiful places you have visited: Tioga Pass / Tenaya Lake

Most of you know by now that Yosemite is my favourite place in the world (so far!). You can read our posts on Mirror Lake and Camping for some background on our trips. I'm working my way up to a big post on the Half Dome hike - there is so much to share on … Continue reading When the place you discover by accident becomes one of the most beautiful places you have visited: Tioga Pass / Tenaya Lake