Bantham Beach in Spring

The air is fresh, the wind swirling fluffy clouds around the sky. Relaxation fills me as all I can hear are subtle classical notes coming from a quirky refreshment van, the bleating of sheep dotted around the meadows flowing seamlessly into the golden sands of the beach and the rhythmical sound of waves hitting the […]

Corsica beaches in June

I encounter dazzling white powder sand, the beach reaching its tentacles into fresh pine woods hiding these magical coves from roads and tracks skirting this luscious island. The aroma is invigorating and Christmas nostalgia pulls excitement from me. Aquamarine seas with gentle forces creating buoyant waters and shallow shelves can be glimpsed from the woods. […]

Lake Viñuela – Andalusia

A unique oasis of blue topaz water, tones changing to reflect every nuance of the sky. Sparse whitewashed buildings hug the hilly borders, distant splashes of shocking pink bougainvillea catching the eye. Water that quenches the thirst of locals and the imagination of artists. Colours so changeable and delightful it is enough and more just […]

How to shine through stormy weather

A Note from Natalie Natalie is the resident writer, but not an expert. For expert advice, please book a consultation with Dr Quinn There’s a smattering of chaos about proceedings these days, and it’s times like these, when the weather’s raging and there’s a general sense of anxiety, frustration and public anger, that it’s vital […]